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Fells & Lakes In The Area

Braegarth in Elterwater

When adding a new cottage to our group we tend to ask ourselves ‘Would we stay here ourselves?’ well when it comes to Braegarth, Elterwater ...

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Things To Do - Outdoors

Grizedale Sculpture Trail

Grizedale Forest in the English Lake District, home to miles of trails used by mountain bikers, orienteers, walkers and runners as well as being...

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Things To Do - Outdoors

Keswick Mountain Festival

Keswick Mountain Festival will be taking place between 15th–18th May 2014. From humble beginnings to this years expertly organised event, Kesw...

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Food & Drink

The Lakes Distillery

When it comes to having a drink in Cumbria there are many fantastic local brews to choose from. Whether it’s a well known tipple from Jennings...

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Walks In The Langdales

The Hidden Lake District

To those who’ve never been The Lake District is best represented by some of our more famous views, Ariel shots of Windermere, views from fell ...

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The Lake District Gym

Recently Cumbria Tourist board have launched a campaign called #theplacetobe which showcases some great reasons to visit our be...

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Things To Do - Outdoors

Lake District Events 2014

Anyone staying in our Lake District cottages could well be forgiven for spending their entire week walking the fells and valleys without a thoug...

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Food & Drink

Mince Pies!

A Christmas staple this week, there are few things signalling the impending holiday season more than Mince Pies stacked high on supermarket shel...

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Food & Drink

Chocolate Yule Log

Continuing the ‘Christmas baking ideas’ thread on our blog, this weeks offering is a classic Yule Log. As a centre piece for a festive feast...

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Food & Drink

Christmas Pudding Vodka

With 5 weeks to go until Christmas we’re all thinking of gift ideas, and how to give something to our friends and relatives that is just a lit...

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Promotions

Hawkshead Christmas Fair 2013

This years Hawkshead Christmas Fair 2013 will take place on the Saturday 30th Nov 10.00hrs – 18.00hrs & Sunday 1st Dec. 10.00hrs – 16.00...

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