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Dog friendly parks & gardens in the Lake District

Dog friendly parks & gardens in the Lake District

There are some truly breathtaking dog friendly parks and gardens located within the Lake District. What better way to explore the great outdoors with your pet while taking in these stunning surroundings. Browse our list below to discover some of the options available.

HOPE PARK

KESWICK

Visit Hope Park to meander through beautiful gardens, try your hand at a few park games and relax over tasty refreshments in Cafe Hope.

Email: cafehopekeswick@gmail.com

Website: www.hopeleisure.com


Hope Park

HUTTON-IN-THE-FOREST

PENRITH

Hutton-in-the-Forest is a historic house in Cumbria with spectacular gardens and architecture. It is open to visit through the spring and summer. Dogs are also welcome in the tearoom.

Email: info@hutton-in-the-forest.co.uk

Website: www.hutton-in-the-forest.co.uk


Hutton-in-the-Forest

MUNCASTER

RAVENGLASS

Muncaster Gardens really are doggy heaven; with miles of paths which wind their way through more than 70 acres of wild, woodland garden and full of exciting smells and interesting corners to explore.

Email: info@muncaster.co.uk

Website: www.muncaster.co.uk


Muncaster

WHINLATTER

BRAITHWAITE

Whinlatter, England's only true Mountain Forest, is home to stunning views, fantastic walks, exhilarating mountain biking, rare wildlife and adventure play.

Email: whinlatter@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Website: www.forestry.gov.uk


Whinlatter

MIREHOUSE & GARDENS

KESWICK

The grounds at Mirehouse are certainly dog friendly. Dogs are welcome in the grounds on a short lead at all times. As the lakeside walk goes through a working farm, please keep dogs well away from livestock. Guide dogs are welcome in the house and in The Old Sawmill Tearoom – please mention that you need your guide dog with you when you buy your tickets at the tearoom.

Email: info@mirehouse.com

Website: www.mirehouse.co.uk


Mirehouse

BROCKHOLE ON WINDERMERE

WINDERMERE

Brockhole loves our four-legged friends! Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome in the gardens and grounds, the shop, the exhibition area and the cafe terrace and orangery.

Email: info@brockhole.co.uk

Website: www.brockhole.co.uk


Brockhole

LOWTHER CASTLE AND GARDENS

PENRITH

Lowther Castle - for over fifty years an abandoned ruin - is rapidly becoming one of the Lake District's most popular visitor attractions. Gardens, café, shop and the castle itself, sited in a stunning landscape. Dogs must be on a lead at all times.

Email: info@lowthercastle.org

Website: www.lowthercastle.org


Lowther Castle

WRAY CASTLE

LOW WRAY

Mock-Gothic castle sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere. Dogs are not allowed into Wray Castle, however they are welcome in the grounds on leads.

Email: wraycastle@nationaltrust.org.uk

Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/wray-castle


Wray Castle

ALLAN BANK

GRASMERE

Make yourself at home at Allan Bank, where Grasmere's valley unfolds from the picture windows and woodland grounds. Dogs must be kept on leads in the house and grounds.

Email: allanbank@nationaltrust.org.uk

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/allan-bank-and-grasmere


Allan Bank

KIRKLINTON HALL AND GARDENS

KIRKLINTON

Beautiful ruined house and gardens in the heart of rural Cumbria. Dogs are welcome on the site as long as you keep them on a lead. Open from 1st April until 30th September.

Email: info@kirklintonhall.co.uk

www.kirklintonhall.co.uk


Kirklinton Hall