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One day Family Trek - Pack Pony Style!

  • Location Lake District
  • Duration 8 hours
  • Price from £90.00
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Camping
  • Bucket list
  • Learn new skills
  • Microadventure

Highlights

From our base at the foot of Windermere, we can take family groups on a one day adventure following an old packhorse route.
You'll start the day by meeting the herd of The Hades Hill Fell Ponies and making friends with your own pack pony!
We'll load them up with our gear for the day, don't worry, it's what they're born to do! We'll head off up an old trek trail, and cook lunch over an open fire.
After a hearty lunch, we'll head back to Windermere. The route is about 4 miles and is suitable for the whole family!
If you don't see the date you want - get in touch and we'll do our best to accommodate you!

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Families

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Details

Day 1

From our base at the foot of Windermere, we can take family groups on a one day adventure following an old packhorse route.
You'll start the day by meeting the herd of The Hades Hill Fell Ponies and making friends with your own pack pony!
We'll load them up with our gear for the day, don't worry, it's what they're born to do! We'll head off up an old trek trail, and cook lunch over an open fire.
After a hearty lunch, we'll head back to base. The route is about 4 miles and is suitable for the whole family!
"It was a brilliant and unique experience with a hot cooked lunch out by a lake! The walking was challenging enough for the adults, but easy enough for the kids and having the horse along with us carrying all sorts of luxuries was amazing. Highly recommended day! — Richard Berry

Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

    What's included

  • Food We'll provide a hot lunch cooked over an open fire
  • Drink Water will be provided, as well as hot/soft drinks
  • Equipment A dry bag, communal shelter, and cooking equipment is included

    What you'll need

  • Other This is an all weather day out so you will need
    • Warm clothing (layers work well)
    • A waterproof and windproof Jacket
    • Sturdy footwear (no sandals please, you will know about it if a horse accidentally steps on your foot)
    • A sense of adventure (important!)

Cancellations

Custom Policy

  • Cancel before 31 days of your adventure and receive a 75% refund (minus payment processing fees).
  • Cancel within 30 days of the adventure with no refund.
  • Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

Location

Starting point:

Windermere LA23, UK

Provider

Tom

Tom

Tom is the experience provider for One day Family Trek - Pack Pony Style!