Things To Do
Things to do and local events
Leathes Head Hotel is in the perfect location to explore the local area. The area offers wide selection of hikes and walks of all levels,
direct from hotel doorstep. Packed lunch or a picnic basket can be arranged for you to take away to be enjoyed while you walking.
We also have wide selection of maps to help you plan ahead and organize your day.
These are few walks we recommend:
THE DERWENTWATER WALK
A scenic 10 mile waymarked walk around Derwentwater, Queen of the Lakes.
On flat and easy paths, the walk passes through ancient woodlands and along the shores of the lake. The scenery is stunning, with perfect
picnic stops and cafes and restaurants en-route.
ROSTHWAITE TO KESWICK VIA WATENDLATH
A rugged but stunning walk taking in the best of the Borrowdale views.
HAWES END TO BRANDELHOW VIA CATBELLS
A strenuous walk to the top of Catbells with some of the most beautiful views in the Lakes.
HAWES END TO LODORE
A gentle lakeshore walk which ends at the famous Lodore waterfalls.
KESWICK LANDINGS TO ASHNESS GATE
An easy lakeside walk taking you past Friars Crag and Calfclose Bay to Ashness Gate.
Vintage Sports Car Club Lakeland Trials
11 November 2017
Over 100 vintage cars from the 1920′s and 1930′s converge on Honister Slate Mine.
Keswick Christmas Lights Switch On
18 November 2017
Keswick Live Advent
1 – 24 December 2017
The Keswick Victorian Fayre
3 December 2017
Traditional Christmas Market and host of street entertainment
PLACE TO VISIT:
The Lakes Distillary WEBSITE
Jennings Brewery WEBSITE
Keswick Brewery WEBSITE
Keswick Climbing Wall WEBSITE
Whinlatter Bikes WEBSITE
Keswick Canoe & Bushcraft WEBSITE
Keswick Adventure Centre WEBSITE
Honister Slate Mine WEBSITE
Go Ape WEBSITE
Houses & Gardens
Lingholm Estate WEBSITE
Acorn Bank WEBSITE
Pencil Museum WEBSITE
Keswick Museum & Art Gallery WEBSITE
Trotters World of Animals WEBSITE
Osprey Watch WEBSITE
The Puzzling Place WEBSITE