Whinlatter Dark Skies Walk


Name: Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre

Phone: 01768 778469

Email: whinlatter@forestryengland.uk

Website: https://www.forestryengland.uk/whinlatter


Whinlatter Pass
Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria,
CA12 5TW

Price Notes

£6 per person or £9 for an adult bringing 2 children under 12 years of age. Booking essential. Contact Jo to book your place: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/jag-outdoors contact@jagoutdoors.net 07932 015383


From Keswick: Take the A66 west towards Cockermouth. At Braithwaite turn west onto the B5292 for Lorton. Follow Visitor Centre Sign Posts.


This February come along and join the Whinlatter Dark Skies walk. This guided walk led by Jo Gruchy, a qualified and experienced Mountain Leader will help you experience the forest like never before.

The walk will last for approximately 2 hours taking you on a journey up and around the forest whilst experiencing the sights, sounds and smells. There will be opportunities to turn off the torches and look to the skies to see the stars and constellations above.

Light refreshments will be available after the walk. 

Children to be accompanied by an adult. You will need a good torch & wear clothing suitable for the weather and walking outdoors

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
21/02/2020 21/02/2020 6.30pm -8.30pm