Things to do in the Lake District

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Explore the stunning countryside of Cumbria

Hiking, climbing, cycling, and exploring the acres of beautiful, untouched landscape, there are so many fabulous activities to discover in England's largest National Park. Turn a relaxing weekend by the Lakes into a cultural retreat by visiting The Theatre by the Lake or The Beatrix Potter Museum, or test your limits with a white-knuckle ride down the exhilarating trails in Whinlatter Forest. There are plenty of unique activities that can help make your stay in the Lake District simply unforgettable.

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From exhilarating outdoor activities and picturesque footpaths to beautiful towns steeped in history and culture, we have the very best of the Lakes right on our doorstep.

Location Webcam

Whether you’re keen to reminisce about a recent trip to the Lakes or want a taste of what’s to come, with the Whitbarrow Hotel webcam you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Lake District National Park.

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Whitbarrow Hotel is the perfect destination for a relaxing escape. Plus, if you book directly through our website, you will receive a 10% discount using the code: DIRECT.