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ADVENTURE & ACTIVITIES

 

The Lake District, Cumbria is the adventure capital of the UK.

Whatever kind of holiday adventure or outdoor activity interests you, the Lake District is the best UK destination for an action packed adventure holiday. From walking to abseiling, zorbing to kayaking, there is something for everyone.

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The unique landscape of the Lake District provides the best natural outdoor terrain in the UK for adventure activities. Home to England's highest mountain, Scafall Pike, what better place to visit for a walking, hiking or climbing adventure break. Close to the base of Scafell Pike is Wastwater - England's deepest lake, with its majestic scree slopes rising from the water. Many of the English lakes provide the perfect environment to participate in watersports such as swimming and kayaking.

Whatever your level of adventure - gentle outdoor walks, a few rounds of golf with a dramatic mountain backdrop, or extreme sports, the Lake District Cumbria is the perfect destination for your outdoor adventure break.


THE LAKE DISTRICT, CUMBRIA
ADVENTURE GUIDE

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ADVENTURE

Adventure is easy to find in Cumbria. One moment you might be flying through the trees on a zipwire in Grizedale Forest, the next you're trying to keep your balance on a paddleboard on Lake Windermere! Famous as the birthplace of modern rock climbing, the Lake District is the perfect place to begin your climbing career.

Have fun with the family or embrace some well needed solitude walking and taking in the breathtaking Lake District scenery. In Cumbria there is always something new to try and a new adventure to be had, so where better for a UK adventure break.

Browse the different types of holiday adventure activities available below and book your place.

Grab your running shoes, dig out the bike or better yet...watch someone else do it!
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ACTIVITIES

Looking for some relaxing leisure time? Play a few rounds of golf with a dramatic Cumbrian mountain backdrop or take part in some wild river fishing. There are plenty of outdoor activities to keep you busy during your Lake District activity holiday or short break.

Browse the different types of holiday activities available in the categories below.

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Book tickets to your favourite adventure activities using the link below.
Choose from a great selection of activities and action-packed adventure days, then book securely online.

Activity Request Form

If you are looking for a specific outdoor activity or pursuit, please complete and submit our activity request form by clicking the button below and wherever possible the people providing this activity will get in touch with you.

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