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Cockermouth Buses - Explore the area during your visit

Cockermouth is a vibrant market town, steeped in history, with plentiful antique shops and galleries. Positioned on the River Cocker, this friendly town is the birthplace of Wordsworth and Fletcher Christian. 


Travelling in the Lakes this summer?

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17 mins by bus 

Keep an eyes peeled for red squirrels as you take a leisurely stroll around the Lake.



27 mins by bus 

A market town since medieval times, the town still plays host to a twice weekly market and is surrounded by unique galleries and shops.



22 mins by bus 

Head to the Western Lakes for a fascinating day of industrial history and retail therapy.



25 mins by bus 

Nestled at the base of both Whinlatter and Newlands Pass, walk the Coledale Horseshoe and marvel at the backdrop of the fells.



66 mins by bus 

From history to shopping, Carlisle has got it all. With the Castle, Cathedral and ample shops, bars and restaurants - you'll be spoilt for choice.





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The Lakes Distillery

15 mins by bus 

Line your stomach at the Bistro before experiencing a hosted tasting tour, personalised to you and your group. 

(over 18s only)


Lake District Wildlife Park

15 mins by bus  Take a walk on the wild side! From alpaca walks to the on-site cafe and playroom, it's a fun day out for everyone. X4


Feeling inspired?

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