What’s on in the Lake District over Easter

Discover what's on in the Lake District over Easter 2018 with easy access from our site at Coniston Park Coppice. Enjoy family friendly activities from a giant Peter Rabbit Easter hunt to a small-scale hunt on the National Trust Steam Yacht Gondola.

Peter Rabbit eating a carrot mannequin at the World of Beatrix Potter

Win complimentary entry to the World of Beatrix Potter

  • Wednesday 4 April 2018
  • Distance from site: 13.8 miles

Join the search for one of 100 ceramic Peter Rabbit Easter eggs in the Where is Peter Rabbit Treasure Trail. Go on an exciting hunt across the Lake District and get complimentary entry to the World of Beatrix Potter. Solve cryptic clues as you go to discover the eggs which are hidden in top-secret locations.

Decide where you want to start your adventure and use the live Google map to track down the eggs.



Feed animals and go indoor karting at Lakeland Maze Farm

  • Saturday 24 March to Sunday 15 April 2018
  • Distance from site: 27.6 miles

Feed the animals, go indoor karting or see if you can work your way round the indoor straw bale maze at one of the Lake District's top attractions - Lakeland Maze Farm Park. Those looking to let off some steam should head for the outdoor trampolines, or enjoy a tractor and trailer ride around the farm. If you're feeling competitive, give the giant draughts a go.

Little boy feeding a goat at Lakeland Maze Farm Park

Feed the animals at Lakeland Maze Farm

Lake cruise on a Steam Yacht Gondola

  • Monday 26 March to Friday 13 April 2018
  • Nearest: Steam Yacht Gondola 1.05 miles

Enjoy an Easter egg hunt with a difference as you cruise along Coniston Water on a rebuilt Victorian steam-powered yacht. Spot nature and wildlife as you watch the steam engine in operation.

If you’d prefer to hunt for eggs on land, the Cadbury Easter Egg hunts can also be found at Tarn Hows and the Beatrix Potter Gallery, both less than four miles from our site at Coniston Park Coppice.

Black and red steam yacht gondola docked on a lake

Steam Yacht Gondola at Coniston Water

Explore the beautiful gardens of Brockhole on Windermere

  • Saturday 24 March to Sunday 15 April 2018
  • Distance from site: 10.5 miles

Join the Giant Spring Trail and Easter Egg Hunt at Brockhole on Windermere. Enjoy searching for eggs in the stunning gardens, and even stop for face painting. Nearby, you can try your hand at archery or hire bikes and boats. Test your nerve at the thrilling Treetop Trek or Brave the Cave as you take on a host of challenges.

Little girl having a pink butterfly painted on her face

Face painting at Brockhole on Windermere

Enjoy all the Lake District has to offer this Easter from the comfort of our Coniston Park Coppice site.

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