Fun Easter Activities In The Lake District

The Easter break is a great time to come together as a family and embark on adventure, with plenty of free time to spend exploring different locations and creating lifelong memories. The Lake District is a stunning location with fun for all ages, so why not take a short break and take in the thrills and sights of North West England? Honister Slate can guide you through seasonal family fun, from culinary delights and historical adventures, to walking trails and an adrenaline-fuelled camping experience.

Family Thrills

Creating memories with the whole family is a great way to bond, and if you’re a group of thrill-seekers, why not make the most of some exhilarating experiences within The Lake District? From abseiling, rock climbing and cliffside camping to walking above rocky canyons while harnessed up, have a blast with your little daredevil and create some postcard-perfect photo opportunities while you’re at it! The All Day Pass allows you to pick and choose different activities as you please, so you’re not restricted to any one activity. Adventures include Canyoning and The Infinity Bridge experience.

Themed Fun

Easter is a time of celebration, beckoning in the beginning of Spring, coinciding with national holidays and time away from work or school. Whether organising an easter egg hunt, reaching your children about the religious significance of the period, or overseeing themed activities, there are all sorts of events to uncover in The Lake District. An area of stunning natural beauty, why not go ahead and take a leisurely walk around the many wondrous open spaces and expansive forests of the region? Or gain a sense of achievement as you climb to the top of a picturesque hill?

Local Food

Sampling the cuisine is customary when you visit a new location, and traditional Cumbrian dishes are always tempting. Hospitality in this part of the country is well-known, with locally sourced Cumberland sausages, sticky toffee pudding and Damson cheese all originating from the region. Visit local farm shops and restaurants for the very best fresh ingredients – and there’s always something for the picky eaters too. A family day trip wouldn’t be complete without a picnic, so fill up your hamper with local produce and take a wander.

Exploring The Area

Exploring The Lake District is sure to pique your curiosity, with so much history and unique background to uncover. Though a quick Google can reveal some interesting facts, you simply can’t beat guidance from a local expert. Our slate mine tours are overseen by knowledgeable locals, and each experience is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for all ages. Ideal for rainy days and families, learn about the rich mining history of the region in a practical and fun way.

From heart-racing adrenaline activities like abseiling and cliff camping to mine tours and canyoning, we have a wide selection of all-weather family activities to choose from. Whether you’ve got a head for heights, or fancy delving deep into a working slate mine, there’s something here for everyone here at our adventure park in the Lake District. Any queries or specific arrangements required? Contact us at your discretion.