Leisure

Theatres

Adventure

Adventure 21 Limited

Joint Adventures

Providing outdoor activities such as climbing, canoeing and gorge scrambling.

Brocklebank Ground, Torver Tel: 015394 49003 Email: info@jointadventures.co.uk

Lancashire Climbing & Caving Club

Tranearth Hut - There is public parking at Crook Corner (4 cars), the village hall, and outside the Wilson Arms, but cars can get quite close to the hut up Crook Lane. Follow the tarmac road up and onto the old drovers track as far as the first gate. Just through the gate there is a flat area on the left. Parking is limited and it's a bumpy old road. It's about half a mile from Crook Corner to the hut.

Path To Adventure

Outdoor adventure holidays, development training courses and outdoor activity days.

Based at Grizebeck.

Angling

Coniston & Torver District AA

at Yew Tree Tarn, Coniston

Head out of Coniston towards Ambleside. On the left past Yew Tree Farm. Day permits from the

Coniston Tourist Information Centre.

There is a two fish bag limit and fishing is strictly fly only.

Contact details

Windermere, Ambleside & District Angling Ass.

Esthwaite Water Trout Fishery

Free fishing on Coniston Water.

But you will need a rod licence, of course.

Buy your rod licence online.

First Tackle - angling supplies. Fast delivery and no delivery charge on orders over £10.

Deep Water Fishery - information on licences in the UK and the rest of the world.

Boating

Coniston Boating Centre - (right column)

Coniston Launch - (right column)

Steam Yacht Condola - (right column)

2015 timetable attached below

Places to see

Brantwood - (right column)

Grizedale Forest Park Visitor Centre

Ruskin Museum - (right column)

Windermere Ferry - (right column)

Pony Trekking

Crook Barn Stables - 015394 41088

Email: CAROLEBARR2@aol.com

Spoon Hall Pony Trekking Spoon Hall, Hawes Bank, Coniston Tel: 015394 41391

Email: spoonhall@hotmail.co.uk

The home of John Ruskin, Brantwood offers the famous and beautiful house and gardens.

Coronation Hall - Ulverston

Brewery Arts Centre - Kendal

The Old Laundry - Bowness

The Heron - Beetham

Theatre by the Lake - Keswick

Palladium Theatre - Millom

Cinemas

Half a mile from the village centre down Lake Road Boat hire - rowers, sailers & canoes .

Boat cruises on Coniston Water, to Waterhead, Torver & Brantwood.

Pony rides on the fells

Brewery Arts Centre - Kendal

Zeffirellis - Ambleside

Fellinis - Ambleside

Royalty Cinema - Bowness

Roxy Cinema - Ulverston

Heron Theatre - Beetham

Established since 1901.

The Victorian Gondola, first launched in 1859.

Timetable

Held on the first Saturday in November, it rotates between the Newfield Inn, Duddon Valley, the Blacksmiths Inn, Broughton Mills and the Church House Inn, Torver. The link is to a very good article about the event held in Torver in 2014.

For this year's Meet go to the Calendar page.

The civilised way to cross the lake

Donations

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However, Nobbut Torver and the Torver Website have no other

source of funding and any donations will be gratefully received.

Donations to "Nobbut Torver", The Larches, Torver, Coniston, LA21 8BT.

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