There are so many activities available nearby to Colwith from pony trekking and bike riding, to water-sports and forest activities… the list is endless. Colwith is well positioned to be able to access all of these activities due to its central position providing easy access to three Lakes (all within a 5 mile radius), forests such as the Grizedale Forest and the Whinlatter Pass, and many visitor centres and activity centres such as Brockhole at Windermere.
This is why Colwith is the perfect destination for all ages, as there is so much choice within easy reach of the accommodation. If you prefer more cultural activities there are theatres at Keswick (Theatre by the lake) & Bowness with 3 cinemas in Ambleside & Bowness. Fellinis cinema offers opera, theatre and ballet via a very clever link to live performances at famous venues all over the country!!
if art is your passion thenm there are numerous galleries, art festivals, exhibitions where you can find unique individual pieces to suit all tastes. Examples include The Gallery at the Rheged in Penrith www.rheged.com, Blackwell Arts & Crafts House www.blackwell.org.uk, Grizedale Sculpture Trails www.forestry.gov.uk/grizedale
If simply walking is all you want to do for your holiday then park your car for the week and walk straight from the door! There are endless wonderful walks in all directions – from great hill climbs to lovely valley walks, for example along the Langdale Vallety basin.