Build your cycling confidence with free cycle sessions

Posted on 12th May 2021

Here in Kendal we are surrounded by incredible scenery with spectacular cycling routes in every direction. To encourage more people to take up cycling, Kendal Cycle Club and South Lakeland District Council are providing free cycle sessions for adults who want to gain skills and confidence whilst cycling on the road. Sessions are open to new […]


Let adidas TERREX take you to new adventures in Kendal

Posted on 4th May 2021

We’ve been working with adidas TERREX and Outdoor Active to highlight Kendal’s amazing outdoor offer. Seven routes have been featured and are available here. Why have adidas TERREX and Outdoor Active chosen to feature Kendal? With our unique position on the edge of the English Lake District – a UNESCO World Heritage site, we’re surrounded […]

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Kendal Walking Festival Dates and Line-up Revealed

Posted on 18th March 2021

Surrounded by stunning scenery Kendal makes a brilliant base for those who enjoy walking. It’s a 5-minute drive into the Lake District National Park and just 20 minutes from the Yorkshire Dales. Kendal, once home to Britain’s most famous walking writer A Wainwright, has a lot to offer including a fascinating heritage, shopping, culture, eating […]

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Staycation destination for 2021

Posted on 3rd March 2021

Staycations are firmly back on the map and with many of us missing out on holidays in 2020, accommodation in popular UK resorts is filling up fast for summer 2021. Kendal makes the perfect destination for your 2021 staycation, whether your looking for a weekend of retail therapy and fascinating heritage or an adventurous week […]


Spotlight on… Family Sculpture Alphabet Trail

Posted on 12th February 2021

Located in Kendal’s beautiful Serpentine Woods, close to the centre of town, is a fun alphabet trail. The trail weaves through the woodland in a circular 1.2 mile walk and along the way you will find sculptures to match each letter of the alphabet, with the following clues to help: A will grow one day into a […]

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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 Tour – with three local dates

Posted on 29th March 2018

If you missed out on last year’s Kendal Mountain Festival in November, there’s good news. ‘Kendal’ has hit the road this spring in a new extended multi-event Tour. The world famous Kendal Mountain Festival, is the main UK gathering for outdoor enthusiasts, with over 20,000 people assembling here in Kendal each November to meet their […]

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Super Family Saturday at Kendal Mountain Festival

Posted on 9th November 2017

Kendal Mountain Festival is nearly upon us, and the team behind this fantastic weekend have been working hard to make the Festival a full family affair! They have over seventeen events for families over the weekend and several of these are FREE. View the full list. The Festival are also running a special Family Festival […]