cycling

Cycling in Arnside

Overview

Cycle to 'The Moon' - a large area of limestone pavement with fantastic views. The ascent is a winding, challenging climb up the hillside… with the thrill of knowing you get to rush back down!

Hostels nearby

External View YHA Arnside

YHA Arnside

Games room
Meeting Rooms & Corporate Hire
Licensed bar

Cycling in Arnside

Arnside, Cumbria, LA5 0AT

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SD 45171 78348

Lat/Lng: 54.197941, -2.8419237

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Cross Bay Walks

Cross Bay Walks

The walks cross several estuary channels, some some fast running, so it's best to use a guide across the dangerous sands.

climbing

Climbing in Arnside

Quarry faced climbing is available at Trowbarrow Quarry in Silverdale. The strata are tilted vertically, meaning that the climb is up the bedding plain making a challenging climb.

Wildlife Oasis

Wildlife Oasis

The little zoo with lots to do! A unique and exciting blend of exotic wildlife and interactive hands-on displays.

Levens Hall

Levens Hall

One of the finest stately homes in south Cumbria. Don't miss the fantastic gardens with the famous topiary.

Holker Hall

Holker Hall

Set in exceptionally beautiful countryside with gardens that merge into Parkland framed by the Lakeland Hills.

Lakes Aquarium

Lakes Aquarium

Watch otters swim from the underwater tunnel, stroll through the tropical rainforest and explore the seashore discovery zone.

arts and crafts

Blackwell, The Arts and Crafts House

From the leaf-shaped door handles to the carved wooden panelling, Blackwell is an important icon of Arts and Crafts architecture. Visit the website

Canoeing & sailing on Windermere

Watersports in Windermere

Enjoy an afternoon on England's largest natural lake. There's a watersports centre on the shore of Windermere, only three miles from the hostel.

Beatrix Potter Hill Top

Hill Top (Beatrix Potter)

Full of her favourite things, the house looks like Beatrix has just stepped out for a walk. Don't miss the lovely cottage garden.

Windermere Lake Cruises

Windermere Lake Cruises

The spectacular voyage gives you views of mountain scenery, secluded bays and the delightful wooded islands.

Rabbits

The World of Beatrix Potter

Take a walk through Miss Potter's famous tales, complete with animatronics and walk-through scenes from her stories. Don't forget to exit through the gift shop!

Go Ape

Go Ape

Go Ape has several locations across the UK where you can climb and fly through the trees. If it's adrenaline fuelled family fun you're after then look no further.

Go Ape

Go Ape Grizedale

Fly 200 metres across the top of the Grizedale Beck and marvel at the forest canopy from 18m up a Douglas Fir.       Visit the website

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

At over 10 miles long, the picturesque ribbon lake Windermere acts as an irresistible magnet at the heart of the Lake District.