Borrowdale is famed for its oak woodlands and picturesque scenery. Includes many sites of literary or historical interest such as Castlerigg Stone Circle.
Nearest Things To Do Cumbria
Heading to Cumbria and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Cumbria coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Fell Foot Park country park beside Lake Windermere.
St. Bees Lighthouse, south of the harbours of Maryport, Workington and Whitehaven, sandy beaches and grassy foreshores give way to cliffs around St. Bees Head, a high promontory, which was Read more [...]
Appleby Castle overlooks the River Eden and consists of a 12th century castle keep which is known as Caesar’s Tower, and a mansion house. These, together with their associated buildings, Read more [...]
Castlerigg is perhaps the most dramatically sited of all British stone circles, with panoramic views and the mountains of Helvellyn and High Seat as a backdrop. It is also among Read more [...]
Workington lifeboat station was established in 1866 and operates an all weather lifeboat and has an unusual crane (davit system) to lift it over the harbour wall at launch. Station Read more [...]
Derwent Island House, 18th-century house on an idyllic wooded island in Derwentwater.
The open-air swimming pool opens May to September and offers customers of all ages a safe, relaxing and enjoyable swimming facility in beautiful surroundings on the fringe of the Lake Read more [...]
Hare Hill is the tallest remaining stretch of Hadrian’s Wall, standing up to three metres high.