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Picnics and Barbecues at Whinlatter

Enjoy a tasty treat in the forest at one of our beautiful picnic areas or barbecue stands, just bring along good food and company!

Visitors are welcome to use the decking area at the end of the Visitor Centre building for picnics. Barbecues can be used at picnic benches with slate tiles and must be taken away after use. These are located at the following outlying car parks: Revelin Moss & Noble Knott.


Useful information

Whinlatter Forest, Whinlatter Pass, Keswick, CA12 5TW
Recycling bins are located on the decking and at the front and rear of the visitor centre.
Visit our café
Fancy a hot drink with your picnic? Siskins Café offers a great range of homemade food and drinks.