Whitehaven Coast

Sunset over the Solway Firth from Whitehaven Coast, Cumbria

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

Whitehaven Coast

What's on 

Upcoming events

Self-led family #wildtime trail

Sat 21 Oct 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.

Wild art week

Mon 23 Oct 2017
Go wild with a bit of outsized and outdoors art!

'50 Things' activity day at the coast

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Enjoy an outdoorsy day on the coast with us; bring the family, bring a picnic, bring your sense of adventure.

Bonfire night

Sun 05 Nov 2017
Come and join us for a cliff top bonfire high above Whitehaven where you get the best view of everyone else's fireworks!
Whitehaven Coast


Whitehaven Coast

Our work

Wildflowers at Birkhams Quarry, Whitehaven Coast, Cumbria

Beyond our boundaries at Birkhams Quarry 

Read about one of the ways we're working beyond our own boundaries, as part of the Colourful Coast partnership, to promote nature in this post industrial landscape

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