Mountain biking, kite surfing, zorbing, mountain boarding, climbing, abseiling, scrambling, horse riding, kayaking - you name it, the Lake District has it!
Check out our Water section or just head to Coniston Boating Centre, where you can hire motor boats, sailing dinghies, rowing boats, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards. You can also hire rowing boats, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards from Brockhole Lakeshore.
If you are looking for some inspiration or want to get straight out and booked onto an activity, head to Keswick Information Centre. You can find out information and make bookings for activities across Cumbria.
Call in to be inspired and to start the adventure at Keswick Information Centre!
We're supporting a leaflet that contains four of local adventurer Leo Houlding's favourite climbing routes. For more details and to find out how you can order a copy, please take a look at Leo climbs the Lake District (opens in new window).
These are a great place to start for the novice, or an alternative when the weather conditions aren't that favourable:
The Lake District is packed with great aerial courses high up in the tree canopy.
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