There are a wide range of fun days out and activities in the area for children of all ages. Children may like to visit Beatrix Potters house and the museums along Hadrians Wall. At Rookin House the childrens quad bike rides are always popular. Pony trekking around Lake Ullswater is highly recommended. A visit to Lake Windermere may inspire children to read Swallows and Amazons. Go to www.golakes.co.uk for up to date information.