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Hello and welcome! I’m Michelle, founder of the Lake District with Kids site. If you’re looking for a Lake District adventure and you’re not quite sure where to start, let me show you around a bit.

If you’re browsing for ideas, you might find our most popular posts helpful. Try 12 Things to do in Bowness on Windermere and Things to do in Keswick in the Rain to start with.

If you’re looking to book a camping trip, here is a quick link to our 21 Best Family Campsites in the Lake District post. Or if you’d rather book a cottage, try reading our Lake District Holiday Cottages post, with lots of tips about what to look for and where to base yourself for a stay.

If you’ve already booked a trip and you’re wondering what to bring with you, you’ll want to read 15 Things to take on a Lake District holiday.

Or if you regularly adventure into the Lake District (like me!) our tried and tested Lake District Kit List might help you decide what to choose when you need new outdoor gear. We’ve used a LOT of trial and error to get to know what works and what definitely doesn’t!