Lakes Getaways – Holidays in the English Lake District

 

 
Laurel and Hardy Statue
A Recommended Day Trip near Cartmel
A great trip out from Cartmel but in fact any destination in the Lake District at the moment is a
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Stott Park Bobbin Mill
What your Great Grandfather may have done to survive as a child.
Child labour is hard to imagine in 21 Century Britain, but 100 years ago and certainly 150 years ago it
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What To Do With The Kids When It Rains in Newby Bridge
The Motor museum at Backbarrow  is a great family day out and ideal if the weather is not very good out
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Humphrey Head Beach
Scenic Cartmel to Holker Hall Bike Ride
Cartmel to Humphrey Head & Holker Hall  Cycle Ride This short ride has a bit of everything- the delights of
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A secret haven for wildlife in the Lakes
When you’re next in the Lakes you really must visit this very special Nature Reserve.  Hay Bridge Nature Reserve, Rusland
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Walking in crisp Autumn air, enjoying nature, fabulous colours. It’s the Lake District!
Grizedale Forest, (15 mins from Woodside and 30 mins from Fell View)  in the heart of the Lake District, offers
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Holker Hall Events
Holker Hall  owned by the Cavendish Family, is a few minutes from both of our cottages and has lovely gardens
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A Great Walk With A Dog in Low Stott Park
My favourite Christmas Market of the season is Yew Tree Barn’s Market at High Newton 30th November, 1st & 2nd December
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The toughest Rat Race Challenge in the Lakes
  A great atmosphere on the prom at grange over Sands this afternoon watching the runners who took part in
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Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Something for the men!
1. Exploring the Lakeland Motor Museum, Backbarrow Backbarrow was originally the home of the washing agent “Dolly Blue”  but today
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