Opening times

Boat and bike hire

10am - 5pm

Bluebird Café

10am - 5pm

Getting here

Coniston Boating Centre
Lake Road
Coniston
Cumbria LA21 8EW

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Adventure Activities

We’re not just about boats you know, in fact we have a whole host of Lake District adventure activity days for you to get involved in this autumn, from archery and rifle shooting to gorge scrambling…

Choose activities with our partners Adventure 21 from the selection below, book the morning or afternoon for £35 each or do the full day for just £45! Limited places available, be quick!

Day 10am -12noon 1.00-3.00pm
Wednesdays Archery and Rifle shooting Open canoeing 
Thursdays Archery and Rifle shooting Gorge Scrambling

Archery and Rifle Shooting

Learn the basics and start to perfect your shots with advice on stance and technique. This session is great for beginners and all ages from 7 years above. We run the sessions in a fun way with plenty of competition; an ideal family activity.
When? Every Wednesday and Thursday morning 10am-12pm
How to book– Call Adventure 21 direct on 01257 474467

Open Canoeing

Using Canadian Canoes this is a great way to see the Lake District and have some fun on the water whilst learning new skills, lots of fun and games involved!  It's great fun for all the family, ideal for all abilities and ages over 7 years.
When? Every Wednesday afternoon 1.00-3.00pm
How to book– Call Adventure 21 direct on 01257 474467

Gorge Scrambling

Climbing waterfalls, swimming through clear pools and traversing around waterfall pools. A wet and wild fun session, it’s great for all abilities and ages over 7 years. An ideal activity for families, you don't need to be able to swim, the buoyancy aid keeps for head above water and with our instructor there at all times they will help you along all the way.
When? Every Thursday afternoon 1.00-3.00pm
How to book– Call Adventure 21 direct on 01257 474467

What to bring for wet activities

  • Swimwear
  • Base Layer
  • Fleece
  • Boots/trainers with grip 
  • Any medication

What we’ll provide on the day

Instruction, all first aid and safety equipment and full waterproofs and wet suits.

How to book

Call Adventure 21 direct on 01257 474467.

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