Thursday, 24 September 2009

The Ullswater Outdoor Festival 2009

Saturday September 26th to Sunday October 4th
  • Woodland Trails
  • Family Steamer rides
  • Romantic lakeside walks
  • Mountain biking
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Waterfall walks
  • Energetic hikes
  • Remote peak ascents
Come and join us for over 9 days with more than 50 guided walks to suit everyone ranging from gentle scenic strolls to more experienced mountaineering around Englands most beautiful lake,
and all for FREE!!

Coniston Walking Festival

Coniston Walking Festival - 25 / 27 September

Monday, 21 September 2009

Eskdale Show

Small country show in the beautiful Eskdale Valley.

Last Saturday of September

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

Great North Swim hailed a success

The Great North Swim has been hailed as a huge success by organisers who said up to 20,000 spectators visited Cumbria to watch the event.
A total of 6,000 participants braved a water temperature of 17C (63F) to take part in the one-mile open-water course at Lake Windermere.

Click here for full story

Thursday, 10 September 2009

Ulverston Charter Festival

The fortnight celebrates the signing of Ulverston’s market charter by Edward I in 1280.

A fortnight of fun features archery, dance, road running and more.
This event is organised by Ulverston Town Council to mark the granting of the town’s Market Charter in 1280. 

For details of more Festivals and events go to :


Alston Flower Show - 2nd Saturday in September.

For places to stay during the event check out

Tuesday, 1 September 2009

Kirkby Lonsdale September fair on the weekend of the 5th & 6th of September 2009