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Rookin House Activity Centre

Troutbeck CA11 0SS, England
+44 17684 83561
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Lessons for Experienced Riders

After moving to the Lake District last year and having to sell my beloved horse, I needed to find... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Laura S
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Fab Time Quad Biking!

The kids (15 and 12) and my husband did a 40 mins quad bike session with Alistair and loved... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LMOundle
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Established for over 20 years Rookin House has an amazing range of activities at competitive prices.We can offer activities for individuals, families and large groups including stag& hen and corporate.We are situated half way between Keswick and Penrith (9miles from each) and 4 miles from Ullswater.The mountain range of Blencathra provides a stunning back drop for the centre.Activities include Horse Riding, Pony Trekking, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Air Rifles, Archery, Indoor Karting, Human Bowling, Zip Wire, Assault Course, Argo Cat Off Road Experience, Dakar 4 X 4 and a Stalwart Army Truck.Pre-booking advisable.
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Troutbeck CA11 0SS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After moving to the Lake District last year and having to sell my beloved horse, I needed to find somewhere to get my horsey fix. The lessons for experienced riders here are great, with a mix of flat work and jumping lessons, and the groups...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The kids (15 and 12) and my husband did a 40 mins quad bike session with Alistair and loved it! They had done mini quads at Center Parcs before and that was sufficient to ride the junior quads. They did loads of variation during the...More

Thank LMOundle
Reviewed 1 week ago

was staying nearby, and booking a 1 hour private hack. Was given Jenny who was a very comfortable and sure footed horse...... a rider's ride. Accompanied by Kelly on her horse Molly we set off over the road and up the fell. Stunning views and...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 1 week ago

20 of us visited Rookin House for a hen party mainly consisting a hockey team. We stayed on site at Blencathra View and had booked 2 activity days including the assault course, tree climbing and human bowling on day 1 (we added the argo on...More

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rookinhouse_13, Manager at Rookin House Activity Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's great to hear you had such a good time, you were all great fun and a pleasure to have. Hope to see you all agin, Deb

Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to go on a trek. So my husband and sons (14 and 18) signed up for air rifle shooting and archery. They had a great time. Good instructions from Rachel and a lot of fun. I hadn't been on a horse for a...More

Thank Karin_Stephan
rookinhouse_13, Manager at Rookin House Activity Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so pleased you all enjoyed your activities, thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review, Deb

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great day doing air rifle and clay pigeon shooting and archery the staff were lovely and friendly big guy that owns it has good banter knows what he is talking about with the shooting would defo go back great end to our...More

Thank fi0naburns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked over the phone to go on an hour horse ride, Ruth who took our booking was delightful and explained everything, checked our height/weight and previous experience. Upon arrival the next day we were welcomed by Rachel who helped us kit up (well fitted...More

Thank hpy2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got the timing wrong by one hour - how I don't know. Then thought we were on the A66, but actually we were on the M6, basically arriving an hour and a half late. Emma was brilliant and although she could justifiably have denied...More

Thank scgirl102002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a brilliant place we visited here yesterday for my husbands birthday and took part in 2 activities there was 4 of us. We did the go karting and clay pigeon shooting both were brilliant and really fun, the owner took us out for the...More

Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely superb afternoon. Archery, Argocat and Clay pigeon shooting. James and his dad Al were both great fun and very attentive. Highly recommend a visit to Rookin House.

Thank Edith M
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