Browsing leisure activities within 8 miles of The Travellers Rest Inn
Hire a bike from the local cycle hire experts. We offer quality cycle hire, spares and repairs, route information and maps, day trips, short breaks and longer tours.
Langdale Estate, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9JD, Tel: 015394 38066, www.langdale.co.uk, (2 miles, 4kms)
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.
Bare-boat charter and training yachts operated from superb jetties with a full yacht chandlery, boat brokerage and repair facility. Corporate events and team building.
Tuition/hire in canoes, kayaks, sailing boats, dragon boat, Viking longship voyager canoe on Derwentwater, individuals/groups/families/special needs catered for.
35 exciting treetop challenges designed to enable you to swing, climb, balance and fly your way through the ancient woodland canopy whilst discovering views previously reserved for the squirrels and bats!
Rosthwaite, CA, Tel: 01539 822222, (6 miles, 10kms)
Walk Route: Rosthwaite to Patterdale
Cumbria, (2 miles, 2kms)
Picturesque Grasmere, home to William Wordsworth and famed for its annual sports, is the northernmost village in the southern Lake District.
Cumbria, (7 miles, 11kms)
The pretty, narrow cobbled streets, squares, courtyards and whitewashed cottages of Hawkshead make for an idyllic Lakeland setting.
Glenridding, Cumbria, CA11 0QQ, Tel: 01539 822222, (6 miles, 9kms)
Cumbria, CA12 5UY, Tel: 0871 200 22 33, www.cumbria.gov.uk/roads-transport/public-transport-road-safety/transport/publictransport/busserv/busservmap.asp, (7 miles, 12kms)
Stunning Lake District valley with inspirational mountain and lake scenery.
Cumbria, (4 miles, 6kms)
At the heart of the central and south lakes visitor experience, Ambleside bristles with activity and is an ideal base for exploring the county.