Path to Adventure
"Path to Adventure" offers a wide range of activities for individuals, families and groups.
This includes ghyll scrambling, rock climbing, canoeing, abseiling, bushcraft, hill walking and much more.
The description on their website reads as follows:
"Ideally based in the Lake District, we offer bespoke outdoor adventure holidays, development training courses and outdoor activity days. With over 25 years joint experience, safety and your enjoyment are at the heart of every adventurous experience we provide, along with top quality equipment and instruction."
Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole
Contact Details: Path To Adventure
Tel: 01229 889183 or Mb: 07891 798341/07973 776173
The Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole has, literally, "something for everyone". There are wonderful gardens and exhibitions as well as bike hire, soft play, archery, kayak tours, rafting, adventure playgrounds, zip wires, treetop nets and treetop adventure courses - catering for ALL ages.
Contact Details: Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole, Windermere, LA23 1LJ
Tel: +44 (0)15394 46601
The Treetop - "GO Ape" style - Trek
The Treetop Nets for older children
The Adventure Playground (All Ages)
Via Ferrata Classic
(From Website)"Via Ferrata Classic is the original Award Winning product suitable for most ages and abilities.
Following the original Miners route to the top of the Mountain, Via Ferrata Classic is not as challenging or demanding as the Via Ferrata Xtreme. You will follow the historic miners path high onto Fleetwith Pike in a thrilling stunning and safe outdoors activity. Itís an adrenaline rush with an essence of natural beauty. Not just for climbers and walkers but young families looking to create lifelong memories."
Contact Details: Honister Slate Mine, Honister Pass, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN
Tel: 017687 77230
Stickle Tarn Lodge guests taking the Via Ferrata challenge.
Go Ape at Grizedale Park
Go Ape is a 'high-wire forest adventure' which is a great addition to your adventure family holiday in the Lake District. It is a giant obstacle course in the trees which uses ladders, walkways, bridges and tunnels made of wood, rope, wire and zip lines.
Lakes Leisure Windermere
Contact Details: Grizedale Visitor Centre, North West England Forest District, Grizedale, Hawkshead, Ambleside, LA22 0QJ
Tel: +44 (0)845 6439215
Lakes Leisure is an outdoor adventure centre who specialise in canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing and sailing. They provide all the equipment that is needed and qualified, expert instructors are on hand to help.
Homescales Activity Centre
Contact Details: Lakes Leisure, Leigh Groves Building, Rayrigg Road, Windermere, LA23 1BP
Tel: +44 (0)15394 47183
At Holmescales activity centre you can choose from a host of exhilarating outdoor activities, including Quad biking, 4x4 off road driving, paintball, archery and rifle shooting.
Mountain Bike Hire
Contact Details: Holmescales Activity Centre, Old Hutton, Kendal, LA8 0NB
Tel: +44 (0)1539 722147
There are a wide range of Bike Hire companies and cycling tracks for you to enjoy during your family adventure holiday in the Lake District. The Lake District is home to some of the longest lakes and highest mountains in England and there is no better way to enjoy the scenery or experience the outdoors than on a bike.
Windermere Cycle Hire Centre