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Lakes District trip

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From Friday 08 May 2020 -  08:00
To Sunday 10 May 2020 - 17:00

Programme for the lake Distinct weekend

Description of trip

This trip will be a touring trip to the Lake District in Cumbria either travelling up on the Thursday or Friday we will be paddleing at total distance of 36km over the weekend.

We will be staying at

Gillside Farm

Glenridding ullswater


CA11 0QQ

£9 per person per night + £2 per tent + £1 per car per night.

Saturday Plan

We will paddleing Ullswater Getting in at Pooley Bridge getting out at Pooley Bridge we will be padding a total distance of 26km seeing same lovely countryside and wildlife.

Sunday Plan

We will be paddleing Derwentwater getting in at Kettlewell getting out at Kettlewell we will be paddleing a total distance of 10km seeing same lovely countryside and wildlife stopping at Keswick for lunch visiting St, Herbert’s island, Rampshholme island and Lord’s island.

Basic Kit list

Paddleing kit, Boat, Paddle, Camping kit, Clothes to be over the weekend, Money for the pub

Basic First aid kit for yourself, Paddle snacks


Where possible share cars work out between yourself who travelling with who.

This trip is a coach led trip have a max of 10 space got 3 spaces left on the trip this trip is for Explore Award and above

Please note: all our trips are run by club members like you, and unless specifically described otherwise are peer paddles.  If you think that you would benefit from the support of a formal river leader or coach, please contact the trip organiser in advance - we can usually arrange something!  Otherwise you should be confident that your own ability matches the trip as planned.

Location Gillside Farm Glenridding ullswater Cumbria CA11 0QQ