A warm welcome for Great North Swimmers in 2018

Thank you for choosing our campsite as a base for your big swim weekend in 2018. We are delighted to be working with the Great North Swim team once again to offer you and your accompanying supporters a great package to make your swim weekend go as smoothly as possible.

We hope your training is going well for the Great North Swim in 2018.

We're looking forward to seeing you in June - come and join the fun!

Friday 8 June - Swimmers Quiz and Film night at Sticklebarn

8pm - Quiz: £1 per person to enter (winner takes home the kitty)
9pm - Themed film in the Hayloft - £3 per person which includes your first drink)

Saturday 9 June - Swimmers' Party at Sticklebarn

£10 for BBQ meal & first drink, with live music in the evening from Scrogans Run. Pay on arrival at the campsite. If you wish to reserve tickets, please email Jo and let us know how many you'd like.
Tickets also available from Great Langdale Campsite and Sticklebarn.

Low Wray is now completely full over the swim weekend but there are some spaces at Langdale and Hoathwaite Campsites.

Please mention that you are a Great North Swimmer when you arrive at reception. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Book a holiday

Go on a holiday at one of our places and you’ll not just have a trip filled with special memories, but you’ll help us care for these places well into the future.

A girl paddling in lake windermere at Wray Castle

Lake District 

Discover the Lake District - home of Beatrix Potter, dramatic landscapes and fascinating history.

A view over Windermere from the campsite at Low Wray, Cumbria

Lake District, Cumbria 

​Our four Lake District campsites are set in beautiful locations at Great Langdale, Low Wray, Wasdale and Hoathwaite, and offer an enticing range of camping and glamping options in the heart of the national park.

Cinnamon buns at Sticklebarn in Langdale

Sticklebarn pub 

Sticklebarn Brews and Bakes is serving up homemade cakes, breakfast and lunch in the heart of The Langdales.

Children playing in the Peter Rabbit Adventure at Wray Castle, Cumbria

Inside the world of Wray 

You'll be surprised by what you find within the walls of Wray Castle. And if you're around at opening and closing time you might just see our portcullis in action.