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Mountain Biking, Outdoor Pursuits Centre, Rock Climbing, Sailing
Museum, Museum - Industrial
Park, Visitor Centre, Wildlife Park

Honister Slate Mine
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN

The last working slate mine in England. Fully guided mine tours and Via Ferrata. Browse the visitor centre. Our Sky Hi cafe serves freshly prepared, locally sourced, paninis, and soups.

Mobile Adventures
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

127 Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NN

The Lake District contains some of the finest mountains, lakes and climbing crags in Britain. these provide a playground for wonderful outdoor experiences.

Theatre by the Lake

Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ

Set on the shores of Derwentwater in Keswick, Theatre by the Lake is Cumbria's only year-round professional producing theatre. Hosting a wide range of visiting drama, music, dance, talks, comedy and film.

Whinlatter Forest Park & Visitor Centre
VistEngland VAQAS

Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW

Whinlatter Forest Park is England's only true mountain forest. Rising to 790 metres above sea level Whinlatter offers spectacular views of the Lake District and into Scotland.

King Kong Climbing Centre

Heads Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5EZ

A brand new Climbing Centre in the heart of Keswick, with an indoor ice wall, childrens play area and cafe. We also run a range of indoor and outdoor adventure activities, to suit all abilities.

Platty + Limited
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

Lodore Boat Landings, Derwentwater, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX

Tuition/hire in canoes, kayaks, sailing boats, dragon boat, Viking longship voyager canoe on Derwentwater, individuals/groups/families/special needs catered for.

Keswick Canoe & Bushcraft

Lake Road, Keswick, CA12 5DJ

Keswick Canoe and Bushcraft is based in the heart of the Lake District National Park in the bustling town of Keswick. We are specialist providers of canoe tours, bush craft and wilderness skills, river trips and canoe expeditions.

The Pencil Museum

Southey Works, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG

Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine, journey through the history of pencil making at the worlds longest pencil and finally relax in our coffee shop, while the kids follow the quiz trails.

lake district paddle boarding

The SUP Hut, Lodore Boat Landings, Borrowdale, Keswick, CA12 5UX

Lake District Paddle Boarding is the Lake District, Cumbria's only dedicated Stand Up Paddle Boarding provider.

Whinlatter Go Ape
VistEngland VAQAS

Whinlatter Forest Park, Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW

Take to the trees and tackle an exhilarating course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and zip slides high above the forest floor. Go Ape is a great experience to share with friends and family, providing lots of thrills and laughs.

Keswick Brewing Company
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

The Old Brewery, Brewery Lane, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5BY

A small family-run brewery set up with quality and environmental issues at it's heart. Brewery tours and shop available.

Trotters World of Animals
Member of Cumbria TourismSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Coalbeck Farm, Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RD

Go wild & experience a world of wildlife! There's over 100 species from Anaconda to Zebra. Rare and endangered species like Gibbons and Asian Fishing Cats, plus family favourites like lemurs and Meerkats. A great day out for all the family.

Langstons No 1 Gin

Underskiddaw, Keswick, CA12 4QA

Langtons No 1 Gin is a celebration of the Lake District using pure slate filtered water from an ancient aquifer hidden deep beneath Skiddaw mountain and carefully chosen botanicals creating a gin of unsurpassed smoothness.

Lake District Calvert Trust
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

Little Crosthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4QD

Residential outdoor adventure holidays for people with disabilities, including those with the most complex needs. It’s what you can do that counts!

Keswick on Derwentwater Launch Company

Lake Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ

Keswick Launch offers 50-minute cruises around Derwentwater. Rowing boats and motor boats are available to hire.

Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum

Threlkeld Quarry, Threlkeld, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4TT

Museum reflecting the mining/quarrying heritage of Cumbria, largest collection of vintage excavators in Europe from 20thC. Underground guided tours. Narrow gauge railway with diesel and steam.

Keswick Museum and Art Gallery
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Fitz Park, Station Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4NF

Treasures and tales of the north lakes in a beautiful Lakeland slate building in Fitz Park with special exhibitions, activities and cafe.

Cyclewise Whinlatter
Member of Cumbria TourismSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW

Based at the head of England's best trail centre, the Altura trail in Whinlatter Forest, Keswick.