Easter in and around Keswick
Try something new
Enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, kayaking, running, paragliding, cycling, rock climbing, via ferrata and zip wire adventures. Our lakes and rivers are ideal for water sports such sailing, canoeing, paddle boarding & sailing.
FREE weekly storytelling sessions which take place on Fridays from 10.30am to 11.15am at Theatre by the Lake.
Join in a Lake District National Park guided walk
20th April - Castlerigg Stone Circle
Keswick Junior parkrun
A weekly free 2k timed run 4-14 year olds every Sunday at 9am in Lower Fitz Park Keswick.
Easter eggsplorer hunt at Wordsworth House
Follow our trail - become an Easter nature 'eggsplorer' and win a Cadbury chocolate prize.
Go for a bike ride, bring your own or hire. Hire a bike in Keswick town centre or up at Whinlatter Forest. If you want a bit of extra help up the hills there are electric bikes aswell. Visit our cycling page for details of bike hire & cycle routes around Keswick.
There are a wealth of adventurous activities both indoors and outdoors to be enjoyed from tree top adventures to biking, canoeing to climbing walls, ghyll scrambling to horse riding More info.
Food and Drink
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, leisure pool and parks just waiting to be explored with something for every taste and age group. More info.
Book accommodation quickly and easily on Keswick's tourism website, operated and managed by Keswick Tourism Association. Book Local. Book your accommodation on-line with us and support the local economy. Book quality Guest houses and experience a true Lake District welcome or spoil yourself in a luxurious Hotel Stay in superb Self Catering Cottages or plan a break in a luxurious lodge. Stay on a farm and enjoy rural life. Book a stay in a caravan or bring your own and enjoy magnificent views from your door. Try Camping and glamping in wonderfully situated campsites or stay in a camping barn.
Visiting Keswick over Easter for a holiday, a short break or a day out? You'll find no shortage of 'eggs'citing things going on both indoors and out to keep everyone having fun whatever the weather.