Best Activity Centres In Lake District, Cumbria

We've rounded up the best activity centres in Lake District in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 19 Lake District activity centres to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the activity centres we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Go Ape Grizedale

  • Hawkshead
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Discover two epic high ropes course locations at Go Ape Grizedale; with something for all the family from tiny tots (min 1m tall) who can take on the...

Crags Adventures

  • Windermere
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Crags Adventures Crags Adventures is a small, family run business offering exciting outdoor activities in the Lake District. We meet at different loc...

Climb 365

  • Lake District
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Climb 365 offer family adventure days which are specifically designed around the ages, abilities and needs of your family. It allows you to design yo...

Live For Today Adventures Kendal

  • Kendal
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Live For Today Adventures at The Castle Green Hotel is an Outdoor Activity centre 5 minutes from Kendal. Do you ever worry that your children are alw...

Keswick Climbing Wall

  • Keswick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Climbing

Keswick Climbing Wall Great for beginners for several reasons: it's a friendly and supportive environment with highly qualified yet accessible lesson...

King Kong Climbing Centre

  • Keswick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Climbing

King Kong Climbing Centre gives you loads of opportunities to have active fun with your friends or family. If you fancy an exciting climb, there are...

The Puzzling Place

  • Keswick
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Puzzling Place's World of Illusion takes the theme of Illusion and runs with it. It is home to their ‘Anti-gravity Room', ‘Ames Room', ‘Hologram...

Go Ape Whinlatter

  • Keswick
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Stuck for day out ideas? Take a trip to England's only true Mountain Forest which, luckily enough, also homes a high ropes adventure 1000 ft above se...

Rheged Indoor Play

  • Penrith
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Sun, rain or snow, the Rheged Centre is home to amazing inspiring activities and events for children of all ages, with plenty to keep parents amused...

The Centre at Halton

  • Lancaster
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The Centre @ Halton is a vibrant and welcoming community centre in the heart of Halton. It is family friendly and very welcoming and has something fo...

Jordans Jungle Fun House

  • Cockermouth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jordans Jungle Fun House lets children get loads of active fun while parents relax in the cafe area. See the parrots, bearded dragons, fishes, snakes...

Mobile Adventure

  • Cockermouth
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Adrenaline junkies will be spoilt for choice at Mobile Adventure. There’s a wide variety of activities to get you and your family out in nature and o...

Stanley Park

  • Blackpool
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Stanley Park is Blackpool's most significant park and at 256 acres, it provides one third of Blackpool's green space and one full great day out for f...

Talkin Tarn Country Park

  • Brampton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Talkin Tarn Country Park is a whopping 165 acre site rich in fairytale like mature woodland and gentle meadows, all surrounding a glacial lake (the t...

Leaping Lizards Play Centre

  • Clitheroe
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Leaping Lizards Play Centre Their brand new facilities here include a dual storey play frame, party room and a multi-sports pitch to keep the childre...

Teesdale Sports Centre

  • Barnard Castle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Teesdale Sports Centre This modern family friendly centre offers a good standard swimming pool with swimming lessons available if needed and loads of...

Ninja Adventure

  • Preston
  • Indoor
  • High Ropes Courses

If you’re looking for a fun family day out for kids and adults alike, Ninja Adventure is the perfect place. With an obstacle course, high ropes, soft...

How Stean Gorge

  • Harrogate
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

How Stean Gorge - A natural wonder! This spectacular limestone gorge with winding pathways, narrow bridges, underground caves and an active stream st...

Oswaldtwistle Mills

  • Accrington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Oswaldtwistle Mills is home to a host of popular attractions for people of all ages, including a brand new 12-hole mini golf course which winds throu...

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