Always beautiful , no matter the weather. My friend and I decided to take an inflatable 2 man kayak up on a wednesday back in April and have had the pleasure of going every week since ! The views , the tranquility , the nature...More
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Less popular than some other Lake District lakes eg Windermere but all the better for it. Lovely circular walks to do plus launches that will take you across if you prefer or if time is short. Also interesting history re Donald Campbell doing his time...More
Preferred hiring our own little boat and drifting around lake ourselves. Take a picnic and enjoy a peaceful afternoon. Wonderful scenery. Plenty of eating places around Coniston and then town is worth a visit as well.
This is a must if you are in the area, simply beautiful location with good amenities on the lake edge. There are lake trips, walking and water sports close by, plus you have the history of Sir Donald Campbell and his last record attempt that...More
Lots to see and do although we were only at one end by the Bluebird Cafe and launch area. Plenty of electric small boats to hire for an hour or a smallish cruiser boat was also available for longer trips around the lakes with commentary....More
A nice walk from the village centre. It is worth looking at the information board on the way to the water, to see where Bluebird crashed. It was very moving to look at the water and remember. it is possible to stroll at the waters...More