As well as some of the most stunning walking in England, the most beautiful streams and rivers to picnic next to and magical woods to explore there is a great selection of things to do and places to visit in the local area.
Glaramara Outdoor Activity Centre offers great outdoor activities from rock climbing to ghyll scrambing.
Visit Website: http://www.glaramara.co.uk/
Keswick is a 20 minute drive, which is a thriving tourist town full of restaurants, cafes parks and attractions.
Visit Website: http://www.keswick.org/
The nearby Lodore Falls Hotel offers day passes for their leisure facilities - indoor and outdoor pools, outdoor hot tub, steam room and gym.
Visit Website: http://www.lakedistricthotels.net/thefalls/
There are excellent tearooms in the village of Rosthwaite. For evening meals and lunches, there are several good lakeland pubs in the area at Stonethwaite and Rosthwaite. More cafes and restaurants can be found at Grange.
Located at the head of Honister Pass in the centre of the Lake District, we produce the world famous Westmorland Green Slate – a beautiful, functional material that has been extracted here for centuries.
Visit Website: http://www.honister.com/
Located on the lake shore of Derwentwater near to the Lakeland market town of Keswick, the launch company offers Lake District cruises around Derwentwater throughout the year.
Visit Website: http://www.keswick-launch.co.uk/