Local Attractions & Useful Links
Due to the large number of excellent restaurants close by, we do not normally provide an evening meal. We are however able to recommend many of these establishments. They are popular and it is often advisable to book ahead
Should you have any difficulty please do not hesitate to contact us and we can happily provide alternatives.
|The White Horse Inn, Scales
|The Mill Inn, Mungrisdale
(5 minutes drive)
|The Sportsmans Inn, Troutbeck
(7 minutes drive - good with children)
|The Troutbeck Inn, Troutbeck
(5 minutes drive)
|Horse & Farrier, Threlkeld
(3 minutes drive)
|The Herdwick Inn, Penruddock||017684 83007|
Theatre by the Lake
Following its internationally acclaimed opening season in 1999, the new programme is promising more, varied productions to be staged throughout the year and catering for all tastes!
The theatre box office can be contacted on 017687 74411.
Alternatively, for your convenience and at no extra cost we can book your tickets for you and ensure they are waiting for you on your arrival here or at the box office.
Please ring to find out the dates of the productions or visit their web site on www.theatrebythelake.com
Glendale Guest House - 4 star Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Whitbarrow Farm - Farmhouse B & B accommodation
Broom Cottage - B & B accommodation at Long Marten near Appleby
@UK - The UK Travel and Tourist Guide.
Lake District Directory - Accommodation Directory
Lake District Walking - An excellent guide to fell walking in the English Lake District by John Dawson.
William Wordsworth & Dove Cottage - The official guide to William Wordsworth
The Story of Beatrix Potter - The Lake District was home to the famous children's author, Beatrix Potter.
About Keswick and Local Area
Keswick Tourism Association - A guide to the area including various attractions and events Lake District Events.
Cumbria and the Lake District - Information on Cumbria`s great history, pictures, the beautiful countryside, old towns and villages.
Visiting Britain - Visiting Britain Information
Cumbria on the Internet - Guide to business, tourism and information in Cumbria and the English Lake District.
Lake District Events - The Official Lake District National Park Guide to Events in the Lake District.
North Lakes.com - North Lakes Information
Outdoor Retail shops
George Fisher - Outdoor clothing and equipment
Other Attractions and Activities
Llama Trekking - See the lakes while leading a llama
Keswick Attractions and activities - Attractions and activities in Keswick
Theatre by The Lake - Keswicks local theatre with varied staged productions.
Lake District National Park - Information on Lake district mountains and peaks.
The National Trust - The National Trust owns 100s of houses.
Leeds-Settle-Carlisle Railway - This Railway runs through some of the finest scenery in the north
of England. This document includes details of trains, stations and places to visit.
Photos of the Lake District - Photos of the Lakes
Please email Scales Farm if you would like to exchange links.