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Climbers in the Lake District

10 Amazing Outdoor Climbing Locations in the Lake District


The Lake District is the undisputed birthplace of climbing in the UK, particularly the region of Wasdale.

Sailing on Coniston in the Lake District

Cottages Close to Boating & Watersport Facilities


The lakes, the rivers and even the sea!

View of Windermere from Gummer's How in the Lake District

An Easy Walk Up Gummer's How


Gummer’s How is tucked right down at the bottom end of Windermere.

Fishing in the Lake District

Top 10 Fishing Spots in Cumbria and the Lake District (With Video)


Enjoying a spot of fishing during your stay is a great chance to relax, unwind, and even get some light exercise! Whether you’re an experienced angler, dip in and out now and again, or have never t

Garden at The Parrock in the Lake District

20 Holiday Cottages with Beautiful Gardens


The gardens at our wonderful holiday cottages are currently bursting with life with beautifully coloured flowers scenting the air and birds flitting back and forth between trees and feeders.