Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Stay at home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.

Please do not travel into the Lake District National Park.

The Lake District will be here after this crisis is over. For now please protect our communities and stay at home.

Our page lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus has updates on our attractions and services affected by Coronavirus and how you can contact us.

Activities, events and walks in the Lake District

Coronavirus update:

Our guided walk program is currenlty suspended due to the Coronavirus pandemic. We look forward to welcoming everyone back to the Lake District once its safe for us all to be out there again.

If you have a walk booked for this spring or summer, we will be cancelling and refunding our guided walks. You can email us at bookings@lakedistrict.gov.uk for any queries about bookings and refunds.


There are lots of events and activities happening in the National Park celebrating local culture, wildlife, scenery and much more. From fabulous family days out to high fell hikes. Events take place across the National Park so no matter where you are, you'll find something nearby.

Guided walks

Our guided walks normally run from April to October each year.

Our winter skills courses normally run from December to April each year.

Make sure to check out our walking blog for some inspiration and visit our walking pages for more tips and ideas.

Read our reviews on Tripadvisor

We love helping people to enjoy the National Park, and we're thrilled so many people enjoy our guided walks!

Shows and festivals in and around the National Park

Check out our Country shows and festivals page for details of events ranging from Marmalade Festivals to Crab Fairs!