Fell horse riding and quad biking available, only 2 miles from Crookwath cottage.
Lake and river fishing can be arranged with Hemmingways.
Take a gyrocopter flight over the Lakes, take off point is only 3 miles from Crookwath, 01768 483859, Roger Savage www.gyroplanescumbria.co.uk. Tell him where you are staying.
A Gem - Theatre by the Lake offers great entertainment in Keswick throughout the year, including Mountain Film Festival, Book Festival, Jazz Festival.
Your hosts - Gina - local artist, visit her studio in the middle of Dockray just over the Aira bridge, Richard - offers orthopeadic remedial massage therapy for aching bodies either at Crookwath or from his clinic in Penrith.
Feed the body with some of country’s best restaurants in the Ullswater area just a couple of miles away from Crookwath.
And feed the mind from a wide range of events at the Theatre by the lake, or a trip over Kirkstone Pass to Zefferelli’s combined restaurant and multiplex cinemas.