Sports in the Lake District

Running, cycling and watersports - you won't be short of sports to try in the Lakes this summer - and all whilst helping to look after this stunning landscape.

Keswick Mountain Festival music stage and crowd, Lake District

Keswick Mountain Festival

Compete in your favourite sport, and help raise funds to protect your favourite landscape at the same time

Runners taking part in the Grasmere Gallop

Grasmere Gallop 2018

Entry for this years Grasmere Gallop closes soon! Register before midnight on Sunday 27 May to run, jog or walk through some of the most beautiful landscape in the Lakes. This year’s event takes place on Saturday 2 June, and all money raised helps us in our mission to save Grasmere’s native red squirrels.

Costumed re-enactor bends away from firing cannon

King Pocky's Derwent Water Regatta

Have a go at a watersport you've never tried before at the Derwent Water regatta in Keswick.