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Golakes Winter Adventure Itinerary
Golakes Winter Adventure Itinerary

Golakes Winter Adventure Itinerary

There is a wealth of adventure activities to enjoy this winter in the Lake District, Cumbria. To help you plan your winter break, we have put together some handy themed itineraries. Have a look at our suggestions below and feel free to download a printable copy here. download

Treetop Trek & Treetop Nets

Treetop Trek & Treetop Nets

Treetop Trek & Treetop Nets
Brockhole, Windermere LA23 1LJ
www.treetoptrek.co.uk


Challenge yourself to 35 exciting treetop challenges designed to enable you to swing, climb, balance and fly your way through the ancient woodland canopy at
Brockhole Visitor Centre, whilst discovering views previously reserved for the squirrels and bats. Treetop Nets is the UK's first Aerial Netting adventure park.
Featuring over 1500m2 of sky trampolines, aerial walkways, tunnels and slides.

Lakeland Segway

Lakeland Segway
Lakeland Segway
Cartmel Village Car Park, Cartmel LA11 6QB
www.lakelandsegway.co.uk

A unique way to explore the Lakeland countryside. Take
a guided Segway tour around the prestigious Cartmel
Racecourse, Holker Hall Estate and surrounding ancient
woodland. An enjoyable and fulfilling tour allowing you
to enjoy the Segway and this scenic Lakeland Estate with
your own guide close at hand.

Honister Slate Mine

Honister Slate Mine
Honister Slate Mine
Honister Pass, Keswick CA12 5XN
honister.com

England’s last working slate mine provides the backdrop for some unique adventures on the Lake District's iconic Fleetwith Pike. The Via Ferrata (or ‘Iron Way’) Classic uses a series of rungs, ladders and bridges along the historic Victorian miner's footpath.

CBA Events at Graythwaite

CBA Events

CBA Events at Graythwaite
Graythwaite Estate, Near Hawkshead LA12 8AZ
www.graythwaiteadventure.co.uk

Based in the heart of the Lake District, CBA Events offer an extensive programme of premium activities and excursions to keep you entertained, regardless of the weather. On-site activities include: 4X4 offroad driving, clay pigeon shooting, canoeing, archery, stand up paddle boarding, and bushcraft.
Explore and enjoy this 5,000-acre playground and find your next adventure.


Whinlatter Forest

Whinlatter Forest
Whinlatter Forest
Keswick CA12 5TW
www.forestryengland.uk/whinlatter
 
England's only mountain forest is the perfect place to be for all things adventure. Whinlatter is home to stunning views, fantastic walks, exhilarating mountain biking, rare wildlife and adventure play.

Lakeland Climbing Centre

Lakeland Climbing Centre
Lakeland Climbing Centre
Mint Bridge Rd, Kendal LA9 6NH
www.kendalwall.co.uk

One of the country’s largest indoor aerial adventure centres, offering fun climbing and aerial activities for all the family. The premier Climbing Centre incorporates Kendal Wall (the tallest indoor climbing wall in the country), a superb range of bouldering walls, Skyline Indoor Aerial Adventure, and CrazyClimb, a wacky indoor climbing experience with a difference.

4x4 Kankku

Kankku 4x4
4x4 Kankku
Victoria Forge, Victoria St LA23 1AD
www.kankku.co.uk
 
A Kankku Self Drive 4x4 Safari is about discovery - finding normally unseen parts of the Lake District by specialist 4x4. Kankku's tough and capable ex-army Land Rovers take you back to basics to simply enjoy the inspirational Lake District environment.

Rookin House

Rookin House Equestrian & Activity Centre
Rookin House Equestrian & Activity Centre
Troutbeck, Ullswater CA11 0SS
www.rookinhouse.co.uk
 
In the heart of the Lake District, Rookin House offers an adventure for everyone. From quad bikes to archery, pony trekking to human bowling, plus many other activities including go karting, clay pigeon shooting, abseiling, and argo-cat rides,  you will be spoilt for choice.

Predator Experience

Predator Experience
Predator Experience
Barn Close, Near Cartmel LA11 6HY
www.predatorexperience.co.uk
 
Predator Experience offers innovative interactive bird of prey falconry days, reptile and mammal experiences within the stunning Lake District National Park. Have a go at handling tarantulas, snakes and various birds of prey or walk foot by paw on an exhilarating journey into the wild life of a wolf.

Kong Adventure

Kong Adventure
Kong Adventure
Heads Rd, Keswick CA12 5EZ
www.kongadventure.com
 
At Kong Adventure, you will find a wide range of activities for all ages. The climbing area consists of a multitude of angles from slabs to mega overhangs, including a feature wall for you to get the real rock experience indoors. Tucked away behind all this is the indoor caving system; crawl, squeeze, and weasel your way through from the bottom of the climbing wall to the cavern. If caving isn’t your thing, then why not give their Ice Wall a go? Kong Adventure boasts the biggest real indoor ice wall in England and have everything you need to get started on your icy adventure.

Cumbrian Heavy Horses

Cumbrian Heavy Horses
Cumbrian Heavy Horses
Baystone Bank Farm, Whicham LA18 5LY
www.cumbrianheavyhorses.com
 
A small, professional, family-run equestrian centre unique in the use of magnificent Clydesdale, Shire and Ardennes heavy horse breeds. Suitable for riders of varying ability, with steadier rides and mounts for the nervous novice and forward going horses for those wishing to experience the thrill of riding a real horse!

Lake District Gyroplanes

Lake District Gyroplanes
Lake District Gyroplanes
Bank Barn, Berrier Airfield CA11 0XD
www.lakedistrictgyroplanes.co.uk
 
A spectacular Gyrocopter Trial Flight and unique flying lesson. You have the thrill of  taking control or just take in the views.
Please note - some attractions may have limited winter opening hours.
For details of winter opening times, please check websites before visiting.
 
This information is brought to you by
Cumbria Tourism’s #theplacetobe campaign this winter.

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