Great days out near Kirkby Lonsdale
Step into the countryside...
And hit the breaks. Relax, unwind, and lose yourself in the beauty and tranquillity of the landscape. Listen to the sounds of nature as you explore the endless footpaths or simply forget time as you wander through the pretty villages. But, if it's adventure you're seeking, then fear not, there are plenty of exciting activities for an exhilarating day out. Reach new heights and tackle the fell summits or get your adrenaline buzzing with a day of ghyll scrambling. Unleash your inner adventurer and try something new!
Stunning cruises connecting some of the most famous walking routes in the Lake District, including the Ullswater Way.
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
From the coast to the mountains, take a trip on one of England's oldest and longest narrow gauge railways.
Best for dog-friendly
Fetch the lead, grab your walking boots, and head to the hills for an unfurgettable day out! Woodclose is surrounded by never-ending footpaths that will have your dog bouncing up and down with doggy glee. Venture just a little further and the Lake District will set their big heart’s fluttering.
A walk they'll be mutts about! Stunning waterfalls, ancient woodland, beautiful Yorkshire Dales scenery, there's a lot to set tails wagging!
Splish, splash, splosh! A lovely walk for both two legs and four.
In 1875, John Ruskin described this view as, 'one of the loveliest in England, therefore the World.' Need we say more?
Stroll along the river and visit the small bustling town of Barbon.
Best for heritage lovers
The town of Kirkby Lonsdale is renowned for a few things, so we recommend doing a walking loop starting from Woodclose, over Devil's bridge, along the river up the steps to Ruskin's view, through St Mary's churchyard, and into the market square for a bit to eat to see some of the best history the town has to offer.
Where to stay
Super Deluxe Glamping Pod
Perfect for families
Our Super Deluxe Glamping Pods have enough room for four guests and feature all the comforts of home.
Your home from home
Our dog-friendly Treetops Apartment is perfect for couples or families looking to explore Kirkby Lonsdale and beyond.
The Hive Cabins
A private woodland retreat
From the woodland-themed interiors to the outdoor boot wash, our contemporary hive cabins are inspired by nature, inside and out.
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