Adventure Takers

Looking for a Christmas gift for someone a bit more adventurous?

An afternoon axe throwing and clay pigeon shooting will be perfect for them, or maybe a day on the water looking cool while wakesurfing along Windermere. We have a range of gift voucher experiences for the adventure lovers in your life. 

All of our Christmas gift suggestions can be accessed through English Lakes monetary vouchers, or hotel specific monetary vouchers – look out for the '£' in the guide. We also have specific experience gift vouchers denoted with the package icon shown below. 

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Paddle boarding, Kayaking or Canoeing on Lake Windermere 2 hours £25 Gift Voucher Package Icon | English Lakes Hotels

A fantastic way to explore Lake Windermere and feel at one with nature. Choose your mode of transport – either stand up paddle board or on-board kayak or canoe. A peaceful antidote to the busyness and bustle of life.

Wakesurfing or Kneeboarding (for 2 people) £120 Gift Voucher Package Icon | English Lakes Hotels

Fast-paced water sports fun and adventure for those who enjoy the excitement and high adrenalin of moving through the water at pace. An experience for two to share at the beautiful Low Wood Bay resort on Windermere.

See the Lake by Motorboat 4 hours £100 Gift Voucher Package Icon | English Lakes Hotels

Freedom of the lake! An opportunity to explore England’s longest lake from the best possible vantage point. Low Wood Bay 6hp motorboats can accommodate up to six people. Take time to stop at one of the many public jetties around the lake for a bite of lunch or a picnic. Buoyancy aids and fuel included.

Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery and Axe Throwing Gift Voucher Package Icon | English Lakes Hotels

From £59 per person (resident) and £69 per person (non-resident) when taken with a booking for food at The Wild Boar

This is a gift that will hit the target every time! The purpose built shooting range within the Wild Boar’s 72-acre wood is the perfect place for some friendly competition and to test your hand to eye co-ordination. A fun archery or clay pigeon shooting experience that includes full instruction from our expert in the field.

Add a session of axe throwing to archery or clay pigeon shooting. Historically this was a way of life for ancient populations and is now growing in popularity once more. Nowadays it is just for testing the accuracy of your throw. Again, full instruction on the best techniques and different axes will be given.

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