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Brockhole - a taste of the Lakes

Toddler-tastic

Toddlers at Brockhole - Find out why Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre is the perfect place to let little ones run off some steam! 8MB with sound.

Screenshot from toddler video

A taste of the Lake District

For a taste of the Lake District National Park, check out our 30 second long silent video clips, under 2MB. You can soar over mountains, look down on sailors and get a great sense of the scale and majesty of England's finest landscape.

Lakes video first shot

Lakes video clip page - Fly over Windermere, Crummock Water, Grasmere, Rydal Water, Tarn Hows and Coniston Water.

Atmospheric video first shot

Atmospheric video clip page - watch the ever changing skyscape as clouds scud over Ullswater, Langdale Pikes and Great Gable.

Boats video first shot

Boats video clip page - you can almost feel the wind in your hair watching the yachts and steamers making their way along Windermere and Coniston Water.

Mountains video first shot

Mountains video clip page - follow the breathtaking ridges and summits of Helvellyn and Scafell Pike, following walkers taking in the view.

Osprey's eye view video first shot

Osprey's eye view video clip page - shake your tail feathers swooping over Buttermere, Hardknott Roman fort and Saint John's in the Vale.

Places video first shot

Places video clip page - take in Bowness by Windermere, Keswick by Derwentwater and some stunning and historic houses in between.

From Wetherfield to Wasdale

Living Lake District DVD screenshot of Sally Whittaker

If 30 seconds isn't enough, you can buy our 30 minute DVD for only £7.50. See the trailer featuring Sally Whittaker from Coronation Street on our Living Lake District DVD page.

Weatherline videos

Every winter, our Felltop Assessors hike up Helvellyn to report on conditions and take photos. All their videos can be seen on LakesWeather YouTube channel (opens in new window)

Winter climbing tips

Screenshot from the British Mountaineering Council's winter climbing video

If you're climbing during winter make sure you don't turf out the local flora. Check out this 7 minute video packed with tips by the British Mountaineering Council (opens in new window).

Edgeland - communities in and outside the National Park

Screenshot from Edgeland film

This 15 minute film focuses on different communities living in and outside of the national park. It celebrates the Cumbrian landscape from the summits of the highest mountains to the industrial foundation of the low lying urban areas. Take a look at Edgeland (opens in new window).

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Need holiday accommodation?

Cottage near Coniston - copyright Charlie Hedley

We've cosy holiday cottages, quirky boutique hotels, friendly bed and breakfasts and luxury hotels!

Our commission goes towards keeping the National Park special: Browse and book accommodation online here

Want even more visitor information?

Cumbria Tourism logo - click to go to their website in a new window

Visit Golakes (opens in new window), the official website of the tourist board for The Lake District and Cumbria.