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Special weekend for Lakes Lovers

1 Jul 2007  There is so much to see and do here and if you only have 2 or 3 days in Kendal here ia a sample some good things.
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Ideal for either 2 or 3 night break in Kendal.
Day 1
a.m. Look around the town centre with it's interesting lanes and yards.
p.m. Walk up to the Castle enjoy the views over Kendal
Evening - Check out The Brewery Arts Centre for live performances, have supper in The Green Room there or across the road at The New Moon a great restaurant, good food and good atmosphere.

Day 2.
Take a drive into the lakes, climb a mountain or sail on a lake. Or take my own favorite for guests, the 11 lake circular tour via Windermer, Rydal, Grasmere, Thirlmere, Derwentwater, Buttermere, Crummock Water, Loweswater, Bassenthwaite, Ullswater and Brotherswater returning through Windermere on the way back to Kendal.
Evening meal - 1 Bridge Street, a delightful restuaurant serving excelent food

Day 3
Take a walk up Scouts Scar getting great views over Kendal, a wide panorama of Lake District Fells,the Yorkshire Dales and out to Morcambe Bay and the coast.
Evening meal - The Wheatsheaf Brigsteer a lovely lakeland pub 5 miles from town.