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Kankku

Kankku

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    Put your group together in a private team convoy and get everyone behind the wheel of a specially prepared 4x4 on a journey off the beaten track in the Lake District National Park.

    A Kankku day is really special because it is a real live off road driving experience rather than driving on a contrived off road course. Driving off road with Kankku is like driving on a wild Safari, the purpose of which is to drive the rugged terrain and to appreciate the spectacular Lakeland landscape of lakes and mountains.

    We can start our off road journey right from your accommodation, collecting from the hotel reception. The routes are varied and you may find yourself navigating through forests, fording Lakeland streams, or carefully negotiating narrow mountain trails; whatever the terrain, there is always a great sense of adventure as you swap and change from driver to navigator and make your way through stunning Lake District hills and valleys.

    We run our expeditions with specially prepared ex-army Land Rovers. There is plenty of time to swap and change drivers and you will enjoy a great sense of camaraderie running in a convoy of off road vehicles and it is interesting to watch the other vehicles in your team as they travel the terrain.

    Help and guidance is always on hand from the experienced Kankku team in order to keep you exploring and to deliver specialist knowledge; this is delivered in a relaxed format and accompanied by tales of local interest and legend. All of our team have experience of dealing with both complete newcomers to off road driving as well as drivers with more confidence and experience.

    The Expedition is our most popular trail in which you will be out for between 3 and 7 hours on a cross section of off road terrain. There is time to get intimate with your 4x4 and the landscape, to enjoy a break for a quick pub meal or a sandwich on top of one of the peaks, and then to hit the trail again and apply Kankku style "intelligent off road driving techniques" to find your off road limits.

    Give us a call to chat through what we can do for you...

    Opening details

    Whatever the weather, seven days a week, all year round.

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
    • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
    • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

    Corporate events, team building, navigation training, equipment hire, skills/training qualification.

    Address

    Victoria Forge,
    Victoria Street,
    Windermere,
    Cumbria,
    LA23 1AD

    Directions

    Plan route to 4x4 Kankku using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

    Map reference: SD 413987  Lat: 54.38040 Long: -2.90524

    From the A591, turn into Windermere opposite The Windermere Hotel. After 70 yards, turn left as if to go to Booths supermarket. We are on a slip road just to the right. But we can pick you up and start from your hotel.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Windermere station

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    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • Yesis solid
    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

    Entrance

    • YesEntrance is well lit

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