From 30th April 2016 to 2nd May 2016
Friday, 13th May 2016 - Friday, 17th June 2016 - Friday, 16th September 2016 - Friday, 14th October 2016
Fish and Chip Evenings
Tuesday, 17th May 2016 - Tuesday, 6th September 2016
Saturday, 28th May 2016 - Saturday, 25th June 2016 - Thursday, 21st July 2016
Beatrix Potter Walks with National Trust
Start / finish: Dalegarth station. Walk starts: 12.00. Distance: 3.4 miles / 5.5km (return) along rough countryside paths – muddy after wet weather. Duration: 3hrs (inc. lunch stop). Booking essential with numbers strictly limited: email@example.com or 019467 23463.
Saturday 28th May (Whit weekend)
Saturday 25th June
Thursday 21st July
Wednesday, 1st June 2016 - Friday, 1st July 2016
Explore the Mills, Huts & Tarns of Eskdale
Take a walk of exploration with the National Trust Rangers, making a step back in time to discover some of the historically important sites that make Eskdale what it is today. There is also a visual treasure hunt for children along the route. A scenic mid-level walk from Dalegarth station up to the 'stone circles' (900ft) on Eskdale Fell via the Corn Mill at Boot village, returning to the station. Meet at Dalegarth Station at 11.30, walk takes approx. 2hrs. Free event but if travelling from Ravenglass, rail fare applies. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing.
Thursday, 2nd June 2016 - Thursday, 4th August 2016 - Thursday, 1st September 2016
Steam to the Hills with an LDNP Ranger
Price: Adult £5, child free.Train fare required.
Length: 9.6 km, 5.9 miles, 5.5 hrs
Total ascent: 866 ft, 264 metres
Highest point: 633ft, 193 metres
Appropriate footwear essential
Walking equipment required
Limited to 20 people.
Saturday, 4th June 2016
Paint the Town Red Workington Festival
From 11th June 2016 to 12th June 2016
RSPB Activity Weekend
From 2nd July 2016 to 30th July 2016 - Saturday, 30th July 2016
Statesman Rail The Lakelander
From 9th July 2016 to 10th July 2016
Young Engineers Day Out with Peters Railway
Tickets are £15 adult, £7.50 child, ticket numbers are limited to 30 for each session and children must be accompanied by an adult (1 adult per 2 children maximum).Ticket holders will receive a ride all day ticket that will be valid all day so that you can travel to Dalegarth, and each child will receive a Peters Railway book that you can have signed by the author himself!
Tickets will be limited and are now available to book online. Not suitable for under 5 years.
Thursday, 28th July 2016
Beatrix Potter’s Birthday Party, with special guest - Peter Rabbit
Joining us on the day we will have the National Trust with their 50 things to do activities and childrens artist Mark Bardsley in the marquee. Downstairs in the main café area there will be tea and cakes for sale to celebrate the anniversary of Beatrix Potter. Plus, Peter Rabbit will be out and about for meet and greets at intervals during the day!
This event is part of our normal service and there will be a small charge for activities.
From 1st October 2016 to 2nd October 2016
Peppa Pig at the Railway - SOLD OUT - only non reserved day railway ticket option available
Her first visit to the Railway and we are very excited as we say a warm Railway welcome to Peppa Pig! Peppa Pig will be appearing during story time sessions, led by a narrator, at intervals on each day. Book your train tickets and board the reserved seat trains to the activity marquee, where you can see Peppa – don’t forget your camera!
Book train tickets online in advance now for the complete experience!
Tickets £16 adult, £8 children (3-15), under 3 free. Ticket includes Meet and Greet with Peppa, Peppa gift on arrival for children, return Peppa pass for another railway journey in 2017 for the grown ups, marquee activity.
Reserved Train Times:
From 28th October 2016 to 29th October 2016
Halloween Ghost Trains
Ticket price £16 adult and £8 child, ticket includes all day travel, a reserved seat on the Ghost Train from Dalegarth, meet Ratty and collect your spooky sweet goody bag when or if you return! Please note: For this event child tickets will be required for those aged 3-15. Online bookings are now open!
From 26th November 2016 to 27th November 2016 - From 3rd December 2016 to 4th December 2016 - From 10th December 2016 to 11th December 2016 - From 17th December 2016 to 22nd December 2016
Santa Express 2016
Adult - £19.50
Child (1-11) - £19.50
Child (12-15) - £12.00
Adult Lunch - £13.00
Child Lunch - £7.00
Plus, for the first weekend of the Santa Express (26th & 27th Nov) we are offering 10% off all tickets!
Online bookings are open now!