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Adventure

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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Adventure

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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Family fun

Swallows and Amazons - Arthur Ransome Exhibition

Date: 12-28 August 2016
Price: Free

Join us here at Brockhole on Windermere to experience a whole host of adventure themed fun, from archery to boat hire, our brand new Swallows and Amazons trail and now, our new exhibition - situated upstairs in the white house.

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Wildlife

Birdwatch at Brockhole - 28 Aug

Date: 28 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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Adventure

Guided Family Cycle Ride - Windermere - 28 Aug

Date: 28 August 2016
Price: Adults £20, children £12

A unique opportunity to enjoy a sail on the lake and explore Windermere by bike – without the hassle of traffic. You will be led by trained cycle leaders, crossing the lake from Brockhole via the unique Bike Boat to the quiet western shore.

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Wildlife

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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Music and culture

Wordsworth Wednesdays - 31 Aug

Date: 31 August 2016
Price: Free

Join us for an hour of singing, stories and playtime for tiny tots. Explore a short poem by William Wordsworth…

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Adventure

Guided Cycle Ride - Quiet Windermere - 4 Sept

Date: 4 September 2016
Price: Adults £20, children £12 (minimum age 11)

Cross Windermere on the unique Bike Boat 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.

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Gardens

Autumn Glorious Gardens Tour - 7 Sept

Date: 7 September 2016
Price: £4

Meet the Brockhole gardener for an informal walk and talk around the centre's beautiful and historic Mawson gardens.

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Arts and crafts

Exhibition - ‘Britain through the Eyes of a Chinese Artist’

Date: 10-30 September 2016
Price: FREE

Ink paintings of Britain, seen through the eyes of a Chinese artist and diplomat, Mr Wang Ying, are being exhibited at Brockhole on Windermere from 10 – 30 September.

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Adventure

Family Bushcraft and Survival Skills - 18 Sept

Date: 18 September 2016
Price: £9

Get to grips with basic survival skills, including shelter building, fire lighting and rope, string and knot tying.

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