Newlands Adventure Centre



Situated in the heart of the peaceful and unspoilt Newlands Valley, Newlands Adventure Centre offers the ideal base for group accommodation, amidst some of the most dramatic scenery in the UK!

Whether you want a full blown Multi Activity package, team building event or just somewhere to have a morning or afternoon adventure…..we’ve got you covered!

From jumping off waterfalls in our Ghyll Scrambling sessions, to reaching the top of a crag in our Rock Climbing Session, every adventure we offer at Newlands is truly a unique experience and one you shall never forget!  


You can’t come to the Lake District without taking to the water and trying your hand at Kayaking. Our water base is at the northern end of Derwentwater, one of the most beautiful lakes in England and close to the Centre. Kayaking is one of our more demanding but ultimately rewarding activities.

Indoor Climbing Wall

With over 40 top rope climbs with a height of up to 8 metres, providing climbers of all abilities with every challenge they could want.

Ghyll Scrambling

Ghyll Scrambling is hard to define but is invariably is the favourite activity of visitors to Newlands. A wet decent of a Lakeland mountain stream, Ghyll Scrambling starts with a twenty minute walk from our front door to the top of the ghyll.


Meet-up at Newlands Adventure Centre £40 per person per session You can’t come to the Lake District without visiting Derwentwater, one of the most beautiful lakes in England, and there is no more relaxing way to explore this incredible body of water than in a Canoe!

Rock Climbing

The Lake District is known for being the home of Rock Climbing, so why not try your hand at this extreme sport! Conquer a fear and get up close and personal with some of the incredible local landscape.


Archery is one of the oldest outdoor leisure activities in the UK, practiced by peasants and Kings alike.

Bike Tour

This popular outdoor pursuit allows you to take in the beautiful Lake District at your own pace while learning to mountain bike safely and effectively.

The Woods

The Woods is a great team building challenge for all friends and family! Under the watchful eyes of our Instructors you will be working as a group to complete all the challenges in our private woodland!

Field Archery

After a session on traditional archery targets to hone your shooting skills you are led by an Instructor through the woodland around the centre “hunting” our specially made foam creatures.

The Tower - Zipline - Keswick Climbing Wall

The Tower Experience

You will climb to the top of the 14m Tower, pausing to take in a sweeping views of the Helvellyn, Skiddaw and Blencathera ranges; unique and stunning views of the heart of the Lake District.


Paddleboarding is quickly gaining popularity as a new paddle sport in the UK, and there’s no better place to try it out than the stunning

Hiking Adventures

Sessions run for Half or Full Day £45 per person for Half Day or £90 for Full Day Session Enquiry Now Are you dreaming of