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Scout Adventures Great Tower , Newby Bridge, Cumbria

Large activity centre for big groups near Kendal
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We are located on the edge of Lake Windermere.We offer water activities on Lake Windermere.5 lodges accommodating up to a total of 129 guestsCrag Climbing is one of the activities we offerGreat Tower is a perfect base to explore the LakesWe have 250 acres of land for you to exploreWe are in the heart of the Lake District Welcome to Great Tower Scout Activity Centre!
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Scout Adventures Great Tower , Newby Bridge, Cumbria, sleeps 115 in 31 bedrooms.

We welcome a wide range of groups:

• Scout Groups
• Schools Groups
• Corporate Groups
• Youth Groups
• Guides and other youth groups
• Religious Groups

Unfortunatley we do not hold Stag and Hen Parties.

Close to the shore of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District National Park, Great Tower Scout Activity Centre is an ideal base for exploring this famous area. Set in 250 acres, the centre offers sizeable woodland to explore as well as natural rocky crags for climbing and water activities on Lake Windermere itself.

Great Tower offers a wide range of both land and water based activities, including archery, low and high ropes, climbing and abseiling, sailing and kayaking. With the opportunity to build in as many or as few instructed activities into your visit as you like, the Great Tower team can work with you to plan the perfect experience for you and your group.

Great Tower has extensive camping areas for both large and small groups and also offers 6 accommodation lodges. So planning a trip to the Lake District and taking part in some of Great Tower’s many activities is possible all year round.

Activities run for a 1.5 hour session, unless otherwise stated. Some activities take up 2 sessions. Activities are suitable for a group size of up to 12 people.

Choose from a great range of activities including archery, climbing, hill walking, Jacobs ladder, sailing, raft building and zip wire.

Camping and self programmes are also available.

For more information about our activities and accommodation, please visit our website or get in touch.

Group Accommodation Details

Kitchen Details
Each lodge has a kitchen that is fully equipped for self catering groups.
Dining Room
Each lodge has a communal/dining area.
Sitting Room
Each lodge has a communal/dining area.
TV and Music Facilities
Lodges do not have TV and music facilities.
Telecom Facilities
Please check with the centre for mobile phone coverage and land line facilities.
Games Room
There is not a games room on site, but there are plenty of on-site activities to hire with your group.
Heating / Open Fires
Each lodge has central heating. Campfires are allowed in certain areas of the campsite.
Bedrooms range in size, from 10 people to a room to 2 people to a room, depending on the lodge and your needs.
Linen is not supplied. Please bring your own.
Each lodge has bathroom/shower and toilet facilities. Toilet blocks are available around the campsite for guests that are camping.
Disabled Facilities
We can accommodate disabled guests. Please contact us for more information and to discuss your needs.
Children's Facilities
Great Tower is a child friendly site, with activities to suit all age ranges. There is not an on site nursery/play group.
Outdoor Facilities
Great Tower has 250 acres of land to explore, with a wide range of activities including archery, climbing, sailing and kayaking.
Swimming Pool
There is not a swimming pool located on site.
Free parking is available for our guests.
Smoking is only permitted in certain areas of our campsite.
No pets are allowed.

Large Group Property Location

Close to the shore of Lake Windermere, Scout Adventures Great Tower is located in the heart of the Lake District National Park.
Nearest Station
Windermere is our nearest train station.
Nearest Bus
Please check local bus timetables for information.
Nearest Airport
Carlisle is our nearest airport. About a 90 minute drive.
Nearest Town
Windermere is Scout Adventure Great Tower's nearest town.
Nearest Shop
With the Lake District being a hugely popular tourist area, there are many local shops in the area surrounding Scout Adventures Great Tower.
Nearest Pub / Eatery
Please check local directories for the nearest pubs and restaurants.

Booking Information

Stay from £5.55 per night camping or £81 per person (self catering) indoor accommodation with up to 4 activities. Individual activities start from £25 per session. Day visits available (includes up to 4 activities) at £35 per person. For further information please contact us.


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Dan Woodhouse

Scout Adventures Great Tower , Newby Bridge, Cumbria
Sleeps 115, Bedrooms 31, Dining 0
+44 (0)1539 531 279
Great Tower Scout Activity Centre, Birks Road, Newby Bridge, LA23 3PQ

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