Opening times

Visitor centre / shop

10am - 6pm


10am - 5.45pm

Gardens / adventure playground

10am - 6pm


4 September

Getting here

Brockhole on Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

No coaches admitted 23 July - 4 September and 15 - 30 October

Parking charges apply at all times

Share Your Adventure

Share Your Adventure

Aim like an Amazon
Share Your Adventure

Share Your Adventure

Explore by bike
Share Your Adventure

Share Your Adventure

Free adventure play
Share Your Adventure

Share Your Adventure

Sail like a swallow

Latest events at Brockhole


Have a go at Archery - 24 July - 4th September

Date: 24 Jul - 4 Sep 2016
Price: £8

Get to grips with the techniques involved in using a bow and arrow and hit your target! Located on the shoreline of Windermere, England's largest lake.

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Bike Boat fun at Brockhole

Date: 25 Jul - 4 Sep 2016
Price: Adults from £15, children from £8

A unique opportunity to enjoy a sail on the lake and explore Windermere by bike – without the hassle of traffic. Take advantage of the Windermere Lake Cruises Bike Boat every day of the summer hols!

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Family fun

Swallows and Amazons - Adventure Trail

Date: 12 Aug - 6 Nov 2016
Price: £3.00

Join us for our unique Swallows and Amazons trail around the beautiful grounds and gardens here at Brockhole!

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Birdwatch at Brockhole - 31 Aug

Date: 31 August 2016
Price: Free

Our volunteers will be in the bird hide today to help you identify the birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole.

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Latest from the Blog

5 Quirky Lake District Heritage Facts...

We believe the Lake District deserves worldwide recognition. That's why in 2017 we will bid for World Heritage Site status, placing the Lake District alongside the Taj Mahal, the Tower of London and…

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Aim like an Amazon, sail like a Swallow - share your adventure!

Discover a true taste of the Lake District by land and by lake… rope in your friends and family for an action packed summer to remember right here at Brockhole on Windermere!

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Watch our film about Brockhole's Thomas Mawson designed gardens, World War 1 and the inspiration for Flight

Head Gardener Iain Turnbull, talks about Thomas Mawson, designer of the Brockhole gardens and his connection with WW1.

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National Bike Week and National Picnic Week!

It’s National Picnic week and National Bike week from 11-19 June and where better to spend it than the beautiful Lake District? Why not combine the two and plan a great day out, grab your picnic bask

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