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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.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (20 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Mine Tours, at Honister Slate Mine
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

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

Guided Mine Tours of England’s oldest working slate mine wend their way through the 900 year old mine deep in the heart of the former volcano, Fleetwith Pike.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (26 miles)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Go Ape!
VistEngland VAQAS

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

One lush green forest and a healthy dollop of breathtaking scenery; a smattering of tree-top high wires, tricky crossings and wind-in-your-face zip wires. Whinlatter is the highest Go Ape course in the country, at 360 metres above sea level

 
 
 
Whinlatter Forest Park & Visitor Centre
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Whinlatter Pass, Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW

Whinlatter Forest is England's only true mountain forest. Rising 1000ft above sea level, Whinlatter provides a whole range of outdoor activities for everyone.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (26 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Mobile Adventures
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

127 Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NN

THE most popular outdoor activity in the Lakes!

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  • Rail station: Penrith (18 miles)
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
King Kong Climbing Centre

Heads Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5EZ

Using all our 15 years’ worth of experience worth of building climbing walls we’ve created a dedicated climbing centre that aims to suit everyone’s needs!

 
 
 
The Pencil Museum

Southey Works, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG

Located in Keswick, the home of the first pencil, visitors enter this museum through a replica graphite mine which would have served as the source of the pencil industry over three centuries ago.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (20 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Lakes Distillery
Cumbria Tourism Awards WinnerMember of Cumbria TourismSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Setmurthy, Nr Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria, CA13 9SJ

The Lakes Distillery is located next to the River Derwent, which flows from Lake Bassenthwaite and overlooked by the magnificent Skiddaw Mountain.

 
 
 
Alpacaly Ever After
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The Lingholm Estate, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5RY

Do you want to take an alpaca for a walk? Of course you do!

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  • Rail station: Penrith (19 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
Sailing
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

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

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  • Rail station: Penrith (25 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Theatre by the Lake
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5DJ

Theatre by the Lake has a setting on the shores of Derwentwater no other professional theatre in Britain can match. Each year it stages up to nine of its own productions of classic, modern and new plays and has won multi-starred reviews.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (24 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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.

 
 
Derwent Water Marina
Adventure Activities Licensing AuthorityRoyal Yachting Association

Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA8 1NT

Sailing taster sessions or RYA courses.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (22 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Canoe the view

Lake Road, Keswick, CA12 5DJ

With our fun and leisurely half day canoe sessions, we'll teach you basic canoeing and paddling techniques, journey into the quiet bays around the lake shores and visit the islands.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (18 miles)
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Keswick Brewing Company
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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.

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  • Rail station: Penrith (19 miles)
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
E-Venture Bikes
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Elliot Park, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NT

No blood sweat or tears! We have the largest bike hire fleet in The Lake District including both regular pedal bikes and e-bikes.

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  • Rail station: Keswick Bus Station (0 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Mickledore Travel

42 St. Johns Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5AG

 
 
 
Lakes and Legends

From Moot Hall, Keswick, CA12 5JR

Epic and fun sightseeing tour of the Lake District. Visit the best views, places and sites while following and discovering the Romans, Vikings, Kind Arthur, poets, authors and all the local legends.

 
 
 
 

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