Activities in Cumbria (156)

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  • Saturday 26 July
  • Brockhole house and garden

    SAT 26 JUL

    Learn Den Building, Survival Skills and Outdoor Cooking

    Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere

    Run by: Lake District National Park Authority

    Get to grips with basic survival skills, including shelter building, cooking, fire lighting and rope, string and knot tying. Sessions a…

  • Monday 28 July
  • Children enjoying crafts at event

    MON 28 JUL

    FREE

    Sandscale Haws Family Beach Day

    Sandscale Haws Car Park, Near Barrow-in-Furness

    Run by: Cumbria Wildlife Trust

    Come and enjoy a variety of fun family activities including crafts, games, exploring local wildlife and a sand sculpturing competition.

  • Tuesday 29 July
  • View of Piel Castle from South Walney

    TUE 29 JUL

    FREE

    Coastal Walk

    South Walney Nature Reserve, Barrow in Furness

    Run by: Cumbria Wildlife Trust

    Come enjoy a coastal-themed walk around South Walney Nature Reserve to celebrate The Wildlife Trusts' National Marine Week.

  • Brockhole house and garden

    TUE 29 JUL

    Eavesdropping on Nature

    Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere

    Run by: Lake District National Park Authority

    Hear the secret world of insects and enjoy weird and wonderful sounds, on land and under water. With wireless headphones, contact micro…

  • Wednesday 30 July
  • Brockhole house and garden

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Birdwatch at Brockhole

    Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere

    Run by: Lake District National Park Authority

    Our volunteers will be in the bird hide to help you identify the birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole. Just turn up.

  • Canoeing

    WED 30 JUL

    Have A Go At Canoeing

    Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere

    Run by: Lake District National Park Authority

    Canoeing taster sessions in beautiful surroundings to help you get to grips with the basics.

  • Children walking at Dove Cottage

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Wild Walks on Wednesdays

    Dove Cottage, Ambleside

    Run by: The Wordsworth Trust

    Explore the area around Dove Cottage with our education team as we learn about the wild landscape of the Lake District and get creative…

  • Sunday 3 August
  • Rockpool ramblers

    SUN 3 AUG

    FREE

    Rockpool Ramble

    Hale Moss, Milnthorpe

    Run by: The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside

    Come along and explore the rocky shore of Half Moon Bay on a guided family rockpool ramble.

  • Brockhole house and garden

    SUN 3 AUG

    FREE

    Birdwatch at Brockhole

    Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere

    Run by: Lake District National Park Authority

    Our volunteers will be in the bird hide to help you identify the birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole. Just turn up.

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