Local Attractions

Near by family attractions include:

Old Hall Farm - 0.5 Mile
This historic open working farm is a wonderful place to see with its many different activities throughout the farming year. You will see traditional 19th century farm life unfold whilst the land around is worked by heavy horses and steam engines.  Visit the website

The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway – 2 Miles
The day starts early with the engine crew lighting the fire, cleaning and polishing the engine, and ends with the " throwing out " of the fire ... visit the site

Bigland Outdoor - 3 Miles
Enjoy our outdoor activities on the scenic Bigland Estate, such as quad biking, off roading, fishings, clay shooting and much more ... visit the site

Laurel and Hardy Museum – 5 Miles
Welcome to the world famous museum devoted to Laurel & Hardy in Ulverston, the town where Stan was born on 16th June 1890 ... visit the site

Windermere Lake Cruises – 6 Miles
Welcome to Windermere Lake Cruises - the most popular attraction in Cumbria. Windermere is England's largest lake, in the heart of the Lake District ... visit the site

Aquarium of the Lakes – 6 Miles
The Lakes Aquarium is top of the list of where to go and what to do in the Lake District. Visit us on the tranquil shore of Windermere for a great family day out. ... visit the site

National Trust, Fell Foot Park and Gardens - 6 Miles
Offers substantial access to the lakeshore of Windermere, fine picnic areas and rowing boat hire - great for family visits  ... visit the site

Lakeland Motor Museum - 6 Miles
A thoroughly enjoyable and memorable experience providing a truly astonishing insight into our forefather's inventiveness and dexterity. 'Motoring Memories' plus the Campbell Bluebird Exhibition. The Perfect All Weather Attraction! ... visit the site

Ducky Park Farm - 7 Miles
Visitors to the farm can have close contact with a large variety of animals, with special times set aside to meet the residents and even Dilly the Duck himself ! ... visit the site

Lakeland Segway (As seen on ITV1's 'The Lakes' - 7 Miles
Here at Lakeland Segway we are enthusiastic "seggers" and we would welcome the opportunity to introduce you to the "Segway experience"... visit the site

Grizedale Forest (inc Go Ape) – 8 Miles

From the all access Ridding Wood trail to the demanding Silurian Way, from the Go Ape to The North Face Trail, Grizedale Forest Park offers an unrivalled day out for everyone ... visit the site

South Lakes Wild Animal Park – 8 Miles
A day you will not forget ... A hands on up close enounter with nature where you can hand feed Giraffes, Penguins, Kangaroos ... visit the site

World of Beatrix Potter Attraction – 12 Miles
Would you like to meet Peter Rabbit and all his friends in the magical World of Beatrix Potter? ... visit the site

Dock Museum – 15 Miles 
Built over an historic graving dock, the museum is home to a wealth of objects and information on the social and industrial history of the Furness area ... visit the site


Please note, distances are for guidence only