River Derwent SUP Tour

This once in a life time , two day SUP touring experience  in the Lake District will open your eyes and heart to the pure joy of long distance touring on SUP’s. The tour includes 2 nights accommodation at the stunning Derwent Bank Hotel on the banks of Derwentwater.

This fully guided tour will take you on a journey from the very highest reaches of the river Derwent in the shadow of Scafell and Great gable through the  Jaw’s of Borrowdale pass the picture perfect village of grange and into Derwentwater Lake.  It is truly one of the most spectacular river journeys on the planet. After a good nights rest at the Hotel we continue out of the Lake and onto  middle Derwent river, on route  to Bassenthwaite lake. From Bassenthwaite lake we then enter the River Cocker on its way to the sea at Workington. The trip will culminate at the famous Lakes Distillery with a guided tour and of course a chance to sample their excellent Whiskeys and Botanical gins.

If you like the sound of the trip and want more information email info@lakedistrictpaddleboarding.co.uk

  • Duration: 2 days 2 nights
  • Location: Derwent Bank Hotel, Keswick, Cumbria
  • Level:  intermediate/advanced

Lake Side Camping at Bank Ground Farm

If your looking for the most exclusive and stunningly beautiful SUP friendly campsite in the lake district you’ve found it. We have 6 large, totally flat, lakeshore pitches available. Each pitch comes with a fire pit/BBQ grill and has hard standing and grass so perfect for campers and tents. Great for family groups or groups of friends unfortunately dogs are not allowed as the camping is on a working farm.

The pitches are serviced by composting loo’s and hot shower’s as well as shared washing up area.
For an additional launching fee of £10 per pitch you will have lake access via our slip way for kayaks and SUP’s or open water swimming. You can also hire SUP’s and kayaks on site from the lake district paddle boarding boat house. Pre booking essential  

Pitches do not have electric hook ups and the site is not suitable for caravans or motorhomes over 7m.

A pitch is a flat fee of £60 per night with a maximum of 6 people in your party.

Pitches are 10m by 8m so suitable for large tents /campervans and any awnings gazebos or a combination of these and up to 6 guests.

From GBP £60.00 per pitch per night
  • Duration: Minimum 2 nights maximum 6
  • Location: Bank Ground Farm, Coniston
  • Spec: Lake side 10×8 m pitch with BBQ