Browsing leisure activities within 8 miles of Nibthwaite Grange Cottage
The Boathouse, Ferry Nab Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JH, (8 miles, 13kms), Tel: 015394 44451, Email
Total adventure is an outdoor activity provider with facilities on the shores of Windermere.
Grizedale Forest has activities for all ages from mountain biking to relaxing walks, Go-Ape to sculpture in the forest. The visitor centre includes the forest shop, Cafe in the Forest and Grizedale Mountain Bikes bike hire and shop.
Amazing interactive bird of prey experiences for all ages. Choose either the woodland and parkland by lake Windermere or the thrill of the Lakeland fells. Eagles, hawks, falcons and owls. Gift vouchers are available.
Experience a wide range of activities and adventurous experiences from taster sessions and day courses to week long multi-activity residentials. Our team offer a warm and welcoming approach to ensure you are fully supported.
Take to the trees and tackle an exhilarating course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and zip slides high above the forest floor. A great experience to share with friends and family, providing lots of thrills and laughs.
Lakes Leisure Ulverston has something to offer whatever the weather with both indoor and outdoor facilities. A 25m swimming pool, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, an astroturf pitch and lots of children's activities over the holidays.
Really friendly company offering the best quality experience in gorge walking, canoeing, rock climbing, sailing and more for groups, families and individuals. Great adventures, equipment, facilities and service. Book online.
Esthwaite Water is a first class, well managed Trout fishery. It is a beautiful natural 280 acre water situated in the heart of the English Lake District with excellent facilities for boat or bank fishing.
Windermere Road, Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9PL, (8 miles, 13kms), Tel: 01539 822222
The Lyth and Winster valleys form a landscape of unspoilt pastoral delights - damson trees clustered in small orchards close to white-washed farmhouses, broadleaved woodlands brimming with bluebells and peaceful green undulating pastures.
Tarn Hows is a stunning local beauty spot, artificially made in the 19th Century by joining 3 tarns together. In 1929 it was bought by Beatrix Potter who sold it to the National Trust. There is a 1.5 mile, level footpath around the tarn
Cycle Route: Tarn Hows Circuit, Near Consiton
Cumbria, LA21 8EH, (6 miles, 9kms)
Coniston village is located adjacent to Coniston water and underneath the majestic Coniston Fells of which Coniston Old Man is the most famous.
Newby Bridge, Cumbria, LA12 8NA, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01539 822222
At the southern end of Lake Windermere adjoining the River Leven, Newby Bridge is a small village, with a selection of hotels and B&B's. A good location to explore the Furness peninsula, Ulverston, Cartmel, Grange, Windermere to name a few.
Cumbria, (7 miles, 12kms)
The pretty, narrow cobbled streets, squares, courtyards and whitewashed cottages of Hawkshead make for an idyllic Lakeland setting.
Cumbria, (8 miles, 13kms), www.cartmelvillage.com
The village of Cartmel is truly idyllic with a picturesque market square surrounded by a delightful assortment of genuine olde-worlde buildings.
Town Hall, Queen Street, LA12 7AR, LA12 7AR, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 01229 587120
Ulverston is South Lakeland's festival town. It is a market town with unique charm, friendly traditional shops and original cobbled streets.
Coniston, Cumbria, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 01539 822222
Cycle Route: Coniston Water
Low Wray, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0JA, (7 miles, 12kms), Tel: 015394 32733, Email
Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, LA22 0NS, (7 miles, 12kms), Tel: 015394 36911
(6 miles, 10kms)
Walk Route: Ulverston-Coniston-Elterwater-Langdale-Rosthwaite-Borrowdale-Keswick-Caldbeck-Dalston-Carlisle
(6 miles, 10kms), www.cumbriawaycycleroute.co.uk
Cycle Route: Ulverston-Coniston-Elterwater-Grasmere-Keswick-Threlkeld-Skiddaw-Bassenthwaite-Carlisle.
The Boathouse, Ferry Nab, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JH, (8 miles, 13kms), Tel: 015394 44451, www.total-adventure.co.uk
Retailer and Hirer of canoes and kayaks. Situated on the shores of Windermere, we are ideally placed for rentals and demos.
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