Sporty September in the Lakes

This September in the Lakes we're keeping the summer's sporting inspiration alive with lots of active events for you to join. Bring the family on a sportive bike ride, catch the finish of a Tour of Britain sprint or take on a trail running challenge.

Exterior of Wordsworth House, childhood home of William Wordsworth, with man in period costume

Tour of Britain at Wordsworth House

The Tour of Britain sprints into Cockermouth on Monday 5 September. Enjoy the thrilling finish at Wordsworth House then calm down with a cuppa.

Logo for La Famille bike ride south Lakes

La Famille - a new family bike ride

Get in the saddle and take on our new bike ride, aimed at all the family.

Skyride at Sizergh

Skyride at Sizergh and Acorn Bank, 11 Sept

We’re delighted to have teamed up with Skyride to offer guided cycle rides from Acorn Bank and Sizergh in Cumbria. It’s the perfect combination of lovely routes, great facilities, and friendly support from British Cycling trained Ride Leaders.

Claife Viewing Station in the west shore woods of Windermere, Cumbria

Trail run alongside Windermere 

The Trust10 is a free monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to run alongside England's longest lake, on Windermere's west shore track.