Don’t miss out this August Bank Holiday!
1. Horse Riding at Parkers Riding Centre
Whether you’re a keen horse rider or a complete beginner, Parkers Riding Centre has something for all abilities! Offering riding lessons spanning from 30 minutes to an hour and pony treks around the surrounding area. Or even have a half day riding experience and a stop for a picnic on your travels! Not to mention the Centre’s tiny pony time sessions, Adult only club and Own a pony experience! Based in Cockermouth this haven of all things horsy is only a short drive away from our Lake District park, Lyons Manor House !
2. West Coast Karting
West Coast Karting is biggest and longest go-karting track in the North West of England! If you’re looking for a fast-paced and adrenaline fuelled experience then this one is for you.
3. The Wave Centre
Discover the adventures to be had at the Wave Centre in Maryport! Get the blood pumping in the spacious and kitted out gym. Or challenge yourself on the area’s first Clip ‘n Climb! With a series of fun and funky climbing walls.
The must do activity here is the ‘Cave the Wave’ complex, boasting 75 meters of indoor caves, climbs, slides, ball pools and chambers to replicate pot holing and caving! You really never know what might be around the next corner! Click here to book for a day of adventures!
Solfest is back this August bank holiday weekend! With a stacked line up offering live performances from a huge range of artists and genres. Solfest’s aim is to create an immersive and enjoyable environment.
With everything from a creative kid’s area to an array of interactive art displays and even a healing garden where people are welcome to meditate, do yoga or even participate in a Shamanic ritual! If this sounds like something that you’d be up for and need a place to stay then Lyons Manor House Holiday Park is only a 5 minute drive away!
5. International Market
From the 24th of August to the 28th of August the Summer International Market is back in Carlisle City Centre only 26 miles from Lyons Manor House!
Organised by Market Place Europe, Shoppers will be spoiled for choice with more than 40 traders and stalls bringing an array of flavours and treats from across the globe! Take a walk through the stalls in the city centre and allow yourself to be transported by the different foods and cultures. Through the art, crafts and mouth watering street food!
6. Climb in the Slate Mine
7. Infinity Bridge
Are you feeling brave this bank holiday weekend? If so then this one is the one to go for! At Honister Slate Mine in Keswick experience walking on air and get your heart racing while you take in the beautiful views.
Cross a 2,000 feet drop over the valley floor across the infinity bridge, that got its name because you often cannot see the end! click here to book now if you’re brave enough!
8. Visit Viking Settlements
Moorforge is a Viking heritage discovery settlement, focusing on the lifestyle of Viking Communities in the 10th century. The settlement is located just outside Gilcrux, on the edge of the Lake District National Park!
9. Lakes Escapes
To finish off our list of things to do in the Lake district this August bank holiday, why not try your luck in Cumbria’s premier escape rooms!? Are you smart enough to find all the clues and crack the codes to help you and your team escape?
Lakes Escapes in partnership with Lyons Holiday Parks offers all Lyons holiday home owners have a 10% discount on entry to the escape rooms! Find out about the wide range of owners discounts for local attractions and businesses available to all our owners here!
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