Lake District Attractions

Local attractions at Black Beck are plentiful and there are activities catering for all including fishing, horse riding, golf and an indoor heated swimming pool within easy reach.

lake district attractionsOther examples include Brockhole – The Lake District Visitor Centre and Coniston Boating Centre, The Fell Foot Victorian Park and Gardens (perfect for a lazy afternoon picnic with the family), The Aquarium of The Lakes and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway, all nearby at Newby Bridge.

The homes of famous literacy personalities such as William Wordsworth, John Ruskin and Beatrix Potter are all located within the area of the southern Lake District as well as interesting museums displaying their work.

For the more adventurous there is the opportunity to experience life as a fire fighter at Bowness or for the really daring ‘Go Ape’ a high wire forest adventure at Grizedale Forest. Why not experience the amazing South Lakes Wild Animal Park, a truly outstanding wild animal conservation park featuring the The Sumatran Tiger Trust.

Information leaflets on these and other attractions in the vicinity of the park can be found in the main reception office.

If you would like to stay on the park for a longer period, or plan to visit frequently, please discuss your requirements with our staff who will be pleased to advise you on a wide range of high quality holiday homes. A selection of both new and pre-owned homes are usually available to view on site and should suit varying tastes and budgets.