Easter in and around Keswick 2017
National Trust & Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt 2017 Buttermere
Starting at Croft House Farm Cafe this National Trust Nature-themed trail will lead you through some spectacular countryside right on the shores of Buttermere. Don't forget to claim your Cadbury chocolate prize at the end! Fri 14 Apr 2017, £2.50 More info.
National Trust & Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Keswick 2017
Just a short stroll from Keswick town centre, let the kids go wild in nature with 50 Things activities among woodland and on the lakeshore. More info.
Visitors to Mirehouse can enjoy the Easter Quiz which starts on Easter Saturday & continues till all 100 Cadburys Easter eggs are gone. Find the clues in the Bee Garden & woods at Mirehouse & complete the Easter message to win an egg. Inc. in the price of a ticket to Mirehouse, come along and enjoy playgrounds, gardens & lakeside walk. In the house, the history trail, owl hunt & live piano music, fun for all. More info.
This Easter come to George Fisher and borrow a Garmin GPS unit preloaded with a straight forward Geocache trail. See this as a Digital Easter Egg Hunt. More info.
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Looking for a walk with the children? Have a look at our family walking page for inspiration for your next outing.
If you're looking for an easy or moderate walk there are seven waymarked walks from the Derwentwater boat landings. Ranging from just 15 minutes to 1¾ hours the routes are easy to follow, whichever one you choose. More info
The Derwentwater Walk - A scenic 10 mile waymarked walk around Derwentwater, Queen of the Lakes. On flat and easy paths, the walk passes through ancient woodlands and along the shores of the lake. The scenery is stunning, with perfect picnic stops and cafes and restaurants en-route. More info.
Go for a bike ride, bring your own or hire. Hire a bike in Keswick town centre or up at Whinlatter Forest. Visit our cycling page for details of bike hire & cycle routes around Keswick.
There are a wealth of adventurous activities to be enjoyed from tree top adventures to biking, canoeing to climbing, More info.
From fish and chips to a freshly prepared baguette you'll find a a great selection of cafes, takeaways and delis in Keswick. For dinner you'll find an equally impressive choice. More info.
For a bit of retail therapy we have a wide range of independent shops and a twice weekly market on Thursdays and Sundays. Perfect for your everyday needs or a souvenir to take home. More info.
There is a good choice of attractions, museums, wildlife park, visitor centres and parks just waiting to be explored with something for every taste and age group. More info.
Book your accommodation on-line through Keswick Tourism Association to support the local economy.
Stay in superb Self Catering Cottages in idyllic valley and town locations
Stay on a farm and enjoy rural life, choose between B&B, self catering and camping.
We are surrounded by stunning scenery and fabulous things to do.