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Coniston Water -
Coniston is to the west of Windermere. It is a peaceful and tranquil spot. The lake is famous for the various attempts on the world speed record, including Donald Campbell’s ill-
Campsites and caravan parks in the Coniston area include:
Coniston Hall, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41223.
Cook Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41453.
Hoathwaite Farm, Hoathwaite Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. Book Online.
Park Coppice Caravan Club Site, Coniston,Cumbria. 01539 441555.
Grizedale Camping Site, Grizedale Forest,Cumbria. 01229 860208.
Hawkshead Hall, Hawkshead, near Ambleside, Cumbria. 01539 436221.
The Croft Caravan & Camp Site, Hawkshead,Cumbria. 01539 436374.
Great Langdale National Trust Campsite, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 37668 .
Greenhowe Caravan Park, Ambleside,Cumbria. 015394 37231.
Low Wray National Trust Campsite, Low Wray, Near Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32039.
Skelwith Fold Caravan Park, Skelwith Fold, Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32277.
Fallbarrow Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 015394 44422.
Hill of Oaks and Blakeholme Caravan Estate, Windermere, Cumbria. 015395 31578.
Limefitt Park, Troutbeck, near Windermere, Cumbria. 015394 32300.
White Cross Bay Caravan Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 443937.
Windermere Camping, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 442619.
Braithwaite Fold Caravan Club Site, Bowness-
Park Cliffe Camping & Caravan Estate, Bowness, Newby Bridge, Cumbria. 01539 531344
Lambhowe Caravan Park, Crosthwaite, near Newby Bridge, Cumbria. 01539 568483.
Newby Bridge Caravan Park, Newby Bridge,Cumbria. 01539 531030.
Attractions in Coniston:Coniston has a great range of things to do. On the Lake there are various boat trips available, including the Coniston Launch and the Steam Yacht Gondola. There are also plenty of local attractions to visit, including the Ruskin Museum, and Brantwood House. The Grizedale Forest Park is also to the east of Coniston.
Recommended Places to eat and drink in Coniston: The Sun Inn
Fells around Coniston: The Old Man of Coniston, Dow Crag.
Grid Ref: SD 305 952
Map: Explorer maps OL6 & OL7
Stats: 5¼ miles long and ½ mile wide
Fells: The Old Man of Coniston, Dow Crag,
View on Map: Coniston on a map
More info: Coniston Tourist Info
Things to do: Coniston
Nearest Train: Windermere
Coniston and Coniston Water
Great Range of Holiday Cottages in the Lake District from Sykes Cottages -
Coniston Joinery from Stephen Dixon Joinery Limited.