Whitehaven Coast

Volunteers on Golden Sands Whitehaven Coast, Cumbria

There are hidden gems of history and wildlife along this post-industrial coastline

Boy flying a kite

50 Things to do before you're 11¾ this summer

Fly a kite, hunt for bugs, make a mud pie...how many have you done so far?

Whitehaven Coast

What's on 

Upcoming events

Self-led family #wildtime trail

Fri 21 Jul 2017
Grab yourself a trail map and go wild in the great outdoors. The trail is packed with fab ideas to help you tick off some of the '50 Things' activities, along the dramatic Whitehaven Coast.

'50 Things' activity day at the coast

Thu 27 Jul 2017
Enjoy an outdoorsy day on the coast with us; bring the family, bring a picnic, bring your sense of adventure.

Heritage Open Day: Whitehaven Coast mining walk

Sat 09 Sep 2017
Come for the views, come for the history, come for the exercise, come to learn something you never knew about the Whitehaven Coast.

Heritage Open Day Fog Horn Station walk

Sun 10 Sep 2017
Join us for a guided walk along the cliff tops to seek out a quirky remnant of coastal heritage.
Whitehaven Coast


Whitehaven Coast

Our work

Rangers repair wall with industrial heritage at Whitehaven, Cumbria

Wall repairs in an industrial landscape 

The team take their traditional skills and materials out to the coast