May Bank Holiday Weekend at Brockhole

May Bank Holiday Weekend at Brockhole

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Take the Red Cruise or Green Cruise to Brockhole this May Bank Holiday weekend for some great family fun.

Brockhole is always worth a visit on the Red Cruise or Green Cruise with lots of great activities to keep the whole family amused. Here are the top 5 activities to discover Brockhole on Windermere this early May Bank Holiday:



Take aim with Brockhole's archery sessions - come and have a go at the ancient sport of archery with instructor Dan from 30 April – 2 May.

Located on the stunning shoreline of Windermere, sessions are at 10.30am, 12 noon, 1.15pm, 2.30pm and 3.45pm. Age 7 and over.


Guided Cycle Ride (Sunday 1 May)

Join a guided cycle ride across Windermere on our very own Bike Boat on Sunday 1 May and explore the new Hawkshead Trail, taking in Beatrix Potter landmarks. There will be time for a stop in Hawkshead itself, before returning on quiet minor roads. Call Brockhole's Lakeshore team to book your place on 07919 881 622

A Beatrix Potter illustration framed and hanging in a agallery

Realism and Romance: Beatrix Potter, a life inspired by nature (25 March - 30 October)

Stop for lunch in our lake view terrace café – if the sun is shining we will be serving outside on the terrace but if not, don’t worry we have plenty of seats inside for you to relax and enjoy lunch, an afternoon tea or snack.

A photograph of artist Karen Lester with her two painted ewes, both of which can be seen on board Windermere Lake Cruises steamersHave a ‘Parker selfie’ – if you haven’t seen the Go Herdwick Trail yet, now is the time to get involved. Come and meet our very own ewe, ‘Parker’ and see the unique mirrored effect work of art by local artist Mandy Allan. Don’t forget to tick off your trail map and send us your photo using the hashtag #parkerselfie

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