Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Thwaite Howe
Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9NH, (7 miles, 11kms)
Wordsworth's birthplace is a gem of a market town with a castle, rivers and tourism attractions just minutes from the Lake District National Park.
Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ, (3 miles, 5kms)
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.
Cumbria, CA12, (3 miles, 5kms)
Keswick is an attractive traditional small market town, which offers a variety of attractions, friendly shopping and a range of local delicacies.
Southey Works, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG, (3 miles, 4kms)
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.
Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW, (0.8 miles, 1kms)
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.
Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RX, (7 miles, 12kms)
Wordsworth House and Garden was the childhood home of William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy.
The Old Brewery, Brewery Lane, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5BY, (3 miles, 5kms)
A small family-run brewery set up with quality and environmental issues at it's heart. Brewery tours and shop available.
Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN, (7 miles, 12kms)
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, pannins, soups and crepes.
Lake Road, Keswick, CA12 5DJ, (3 miles, 5kms)
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.
Coalbeck Farm, Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RD, (4 miles, 7kms)
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.
Heads Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5EZ, (3 miles, 5kms)
New climbing wall coming soon to Keswick - more details to follow.
127 Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NN, (3 miles, 4kms)
The Lake District contains some of the finest mountains, lakes and climbing crags in Britain. these provide a playground for wonderful outdoor experiences.
Brundholme Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4NL, (3 miles, 5kms)
Keswick Adventure provide all manner of adventure activities in the outdoors catering for individuals, families, groups, businesses and school groups. Our activities include ghyll scrambling, rock climbing and abseiling and canoeing.
Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4TU, (6 miles, 10kms)
Activities based around Keswick. Rock climbing and abseiling in Borrowdale. Ghyll scrambling at Newlands Valley and canoeing on Derwentwater.
Threlkeld, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4SG, (5 miles, 8kms)
The Blencathra Centre occupies a dramatic setting at 300m on a south-facing slope of Blencathra near Keswick and offers unparalled panorama of the Lake District mountains.
Whinlatter Forest Park, Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW, (0.8 miles, 1kms)
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.
Thornthwaite Village, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5SA, (0.0 miles, 0.1kms)
Art and craft gallery with teashop, exhibiting the work of over 130 mainly local exhibitors.
Lodore Boat Landings, Derwentwater, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX, (5 miles, 7kms)
Tuition/hire in canoes, kayaks, sailing boats, dragon boat, Viking longship voyager canoe on Derwentwater, individuals/groups/families/special needs catered for.
c/o Shundraw, St Johns in the Vale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RR, (1 miles, 2kms)
Fly casting tuition for trout and salmo guided days. Boat fishing for pike perch and trout at barious lakes and rivers throughout Cumbria.
Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW, (1 miles, 2kms)
A mountain bike trail shop which offers cycle hire, skills courses, family fun bike skills sessions, mechanics courses and leadership training. Find us ast the trailhead of the new 19km Altura trail.
Castlerigg, Keswick, Cumbria, CA10 2AA, (4 miles, 7kms)
Raised in circa 3000BC, Castlerigg is perhaps the most atmospheric of all British stone circles with the mountain of Helvellyn as a dramatic backdrop.
Eva Plain, Nr Smetmurphy Common, Embleton, Cockermouth, (5 miles, 8kms)
The 15 stones, of which the tallest is just under one metre, form an almost perfect circle some 40 metres in diameter. Only 15 stones of the original 30 remain.
(7 miles, 11kms)
Keswick - Seatoller (via Lodore, Grange and Rosthwaite)
Bus Route: Keswick - Seatoller (Borrowdale Rambler)
(3 miles, 5kms)
Keswick - Whinlatter - Buttermere - Honister Pass - Borrowdale - Keswick
(3 miles, 5kms)
Keswick - Caldbeck - Keswick
(3 miles, 5kms)
Newcastle - Keswick (via Alston, Langwathby, and Penrith)
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