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Day Out Guides

The Lake District is one the UK’s most popular National Parks, a fact that is not surprising when you consider all the great things to do in the area.

Walk in the footsteps on Wainwright, exploring the many fells and mountains. Head out on the water at Windermere or Ullswater. Browse the boutiques in Keswick. Learn all about Cumbria’s history in the fascinating heritage attractions.

If you are looking for guides and inspiration on things to do in the Lake District, take a look at our posts.

10th January 2022

What’s on in the Lakes 2022

Welcome to 2022 and we really hope this year is a better one for us all. Here’s our guide...

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1st July 2021

Take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

If you love the romantic age of steam, what better than chugging alongside England’s largest lake, with a homemade...

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1st July 2021

Discover our favourite wild swimming spots in the Lakes

Outdoor swimming during the past year has seen a huge surge in popularity.  There is something amazing about getting...

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Day Out Guides Pooley Bridge
11 months ago

Pooley Bridge Village Guide

Pooley Bridge is a vibrant little village in an awesome location right at the head of Ullswater.  The river...

Day Out Guides Ruskin's View -Kirkby Lonsdale
1 year ago

The Lake District Village Guide – Kirkby Lonsdale

This beautiful market town is right on the border of Cumbria, Lancashire & Yorkshire. Set on the idyllic River...

Day Out Guides An older mother and daughter having fun in a rowing boat on Derwent Water in The Lakes District in Cumbria
2 years ago

How to Celebrate Mother’s Day in the Lake District

Mother’s Day falls on Sunday 22nd March this year, so if you’re looking for the perfect way to celebrate,...

Day Out Guides Colwith Force Waterfalls Lake District
2 years ago

9 Lake District Waterfalls You Have to Visit

As the name indicates, the Lake District is better known for its lakes than its waterfalls. However, there are...

Day Out Guides Ashness Jetty on Derwentwater with blue sky and the mountains reflected in the lake during winter
2 years ago

February Half Term in the Lake District

February half term in the Lake District is a wonderful time of year. In general, the Lakes are a...