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- Scenic surroundings of hills and trees
- Great for families and dog owners
- Easy access to lakes
One of the best kept secrets on the network, Dockray Meadow Caravan Club Site in Lamplugh puts you within easy reach of lesser-known lake gems, such as Cogra Moss, Ennerdale, Loweswater, Crummock Water, Buttermere, Derwentwater and Keswick. With its scenic surroundings of hills and trees, the caravan park offers a great getaway for the family. The site is also a great choice for dog owners, with lovely walks and dog friendly bistro located on the harbour front.
Dockray Meadow Caravan Club Site has a little something for all tastes. You may opt to unwind alongside the tumbling stream, watching the red squirrels dart about. For the more energetic, there are plenty of walks from and around the caravan site where you can take in the glorious fell scenery. Cyclists won't be disappointed, since the Coast to Coast Cycle Route is a short distance away. Other excursions within easy reach include the St Bees Head Nature Reserve, several nearby National Trust sites and the lovely old market town of Cockermouth, famous for being the birthplace of William Wordsworth.
Open from 18/03/2017 to 07/11/2017
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Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
Gas cylinders available
Touring and motorhomes
Commercial vehicles allowed
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
- Coach stations
Distington (Cumbria): Coach Stop — 5.4 miles
5.4 miles Whitehaven: Tangier Street Coach Stop — 6.8 miles
6.8 miles Cockermouth: Monument Main Street Coach Stop — 7.2 miles
- Train stations
Parton Rail Station — 6.5 miles
6.5 miles Corkickle Rail Station — 6.8 miles
6.8 miles Whitehaven Rail Station — 6.8 miles
- Ferry ports
High Brandelhow Ferry Landing — 10.4 miles
10.4 miles Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing — 10.4 miles
10.4 miles Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing — 10.5 miles
Newcastle International Airport — 75.7 miles
From Cockermouth Bypass (A66) turn onto A5086 (signposted Egremont). In about 6.5 miles (300 yards past The Lamplugh Tip public house on right) turn left at the signpost to Loweswater, Lamplugh Green, Buttermere. Within 0.75 mile turn right (signposted Croasdale, Ennerdale Water). The Site is on the left in 50 yards.
Coast to coast cycle route nearby
St Bees Head Nature Reserve
Old market town of Cockermouth - birthplace of Wordsworth
Several National Trust sites near
- Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre (9.2 miles)
- Mirehouse Historic House and Gardens (10.7 miles)
- Cars of the Stars Motor Museum (11.6 miles)
- Buttermere and Ennerdale (5.0 miles)
- Wordsworth House and Garden (7.2 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.