On Wednesday 17 July 2013 Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by HRH The Princess Royal, came to the National Park. She:
As well as senior management, The Queen met five Young Rangers, who volunteer in the National Park. She also met staff from the Brockhole shop and cafe.
Check out Brockhole's photo album (opens in new window).
In 2012, the Queen of the Lake tourist cruiser from Windermere took part in the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant. On board was our very own Young Ranger Arran Chambers! Find out more about our Young Rangers.
Belle Isle on Windermere was a Royalist stronghold during the English Civil War - read more about Windermere islands.