Outdoor Activities

Outdoor activities in the Lake District and the North East including ghyll scrambling, paddle boarding, kayaking, hydrospeeding and canoeing.

Read some of our top blogs in this category:

9 June 2021
Group in the water near Keswick with Keswick Adventures

Keswick Water Sports: 9 of the Best

Keswick is a real playground for water sports – there’s a reason why it’s known as the adventure capital of the Lake District! The town sits […]
20 January 2021
Group river canoeing in the Lake District

Frequently Asked Questions About Outdoor Adventures in the Lake District

The Lake District welcomes millions of visitors every year, and tens of thousands of people live in the national park. Much of the draw of this beautiful area is to do with the outdoor adventures you can enjoy. We’ve put together a list of popular questions about outdoor activities in the Lake District, along with their answers.
16 December 2020
On top of the Via Ferrata in the Lake District

Your Top 5 Outdoor Adventure Activities of 2020

We’ve got a huge range of outdoor adventure activities available from our base in Keswick, the Lake District, but there are always those that stand out as the favourites amongst our visitors. We’ve looked at the top choices of 2020: are these ones on your bucket list yet?
2 December 2020
Canoe on Crummock Water

Outdoors in the Lake District in Winter

It may be getting colder and wetter in the Lake District and across the country, but that doesn’t mean the outdoors has gone away! There’s still gorgeous scenery to be seen and amazing adventures to be had.