Lake District Holiday Parks
Holiday Homes - Caravans, Lodges and Touring around the Lake District
The Lake District has over 15 million visitors each year and that number is rising. Both domestic and international visitors recognise that this park of the UK is a place of extreme natural beauty and is a 365 days a year destination . As a result, holiday parks in the Lake District are popular throughout the year catering for all types of guests from families to outdoor enthusiasts. Whether staying in a lodge or a caravan with decking over looking one of the lakes or camping in the forests, the Lake District offers so much to see and do.
The UNESCO World Heitage site, the Lake District National Park contains 16 lakes with the largest and most popular being Windermere. Only one, Bassenthwaite Lake, is officially a lake by name, the others are meres or waters.
Ullswater Boat Tour
Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is an award winning operator of cruises on England’s most beautiful lake. Running 363 days a year, the cruises connect to some of the most famous and iconic walking routes along the shore. i
Explore the wide, green space around Sizergh with its ancient woodland, traditional farms and abundance of wildlife. Discover stunning views across the countryside from the viewpoint at Helsington Barrows, or keep your eyes peeled for wetland birds from the hide at Park End Moss.A medieval castle, gateway to the Lake District, and family home. Which remains lived in to this day by the Strickland family.
Reasonably straightforward climb with wonderful views over Rydal Water and Grasmere Lake. The walk starts in the centre of Grasmere and follows country lanes and good footpaths to the 335 m (1,099 ft) summit.
Windermere is a long thin lake in the centre of the Lake District. At 10.5 miles long, one mile wide and 220 feet deep, it is the largest natural lake in England.