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Amamaya provide technical outdoor clothing for children. Our kid specific designs are made to last, look good and most importantly to perform.
We are a family run business that has launched to provide technical quality kit for kids from Newborn-12 years old. We are climbers, mountaineers, kit lovers and most recently parents of our own tiny adventurer. We launched a small range of clothing in 2016 with great success and have plans in place to expand our range in 2017. Our range currently includes our Gokyo Hats, Lukla Baselayers and Ama Dablam T-Shirts.
Andy Beck is the artist well known for his ten-year project on the Lakeland Fells- The Wainwrights in Colour. Over that period, he visited every site that Wainwright used to illustrate his seven Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells and then produced a watercolour sketch for each scene as it appears today, all 1500 of them.
The limited edition book, The Wainwrights in Colour was published in May to great acclaim. Not only will Andy be here to sign copies of the book but he is also one of the main speakers at the festival.
Angelfish Hospitality specialises in made to order, great quality, fresh local seafood. We make our own delicious beer batter and tartar sauce, and serve our battered fish and chips with a refreshing wedge of lemon. Quality is very important to us and we work to the same high standards as we do in our Award Winning ‘Posh Chippy’ in Corbridge.
ASI Ltd will be showing all the latest products from their locally stocked brands for the 2017 season. We do not sell from the stand, so there is no pressure on you to buy anything, so please feel free to come and chat with us and ask any questions you may have.
Leki – the UK’s number 1 pole brand. We will have the latest trekking, trail running and Nordic Walking poles.
Aku – high quality Italian boots and shoes to suit everything from low level paths to high mountain use.
Alite – extremely lightweight camping chairs that pack down really small.
We sell Authentic German Bratwursts with sauerkraut, our sausages include kaiserwurst, cheese-wurst, chilli-wurst and our wild boar brat.
Established April 2011, Bean on the Scene is a small, cute and quirky mobile coffee and smoothie bar. Using organic, fair-trade and rainforest alliance certified products.
We sell a wide range of gourmet coffees and other hot drinks such as hot chocolate (fair-trade), tea, fruit/herbal/green tea selection (organic/fair-trade) and also fruit smoothies and milkshakes, which are very popular throughout the summer events
In 1966, outdoor wear as we know it didn’t really exist. Then Berghaus came along.
It all began when climbers and mountaineers Peter Lockey and Gordon Davison from the North East of England, frustrated by what they saw as a lack of decent outdoor gear, decided to import and sell their own.
Their specialist outdoor store in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, went by the name of the LD Mountain Centre and quickly gained a reputation for selling the very best in high-performance outdoor products from the likes of Atomic Skis, Marker Bindings and Nordica Ski
So successful was the LD Mountain Centre that Lockey and Davison soon began to design, test and make their own gear for sale in the shop. This high-quality, innovative clothing range, inspired by what climbers actually wanted and needed, was called Berghaus. And so began the Berghaus brand.
Here at Big Bobble Hats we sell a range of bright warm hats to get you noticed. Whether you are looking for a ski hat, a cycling related bobble hat, a golf bobble hat or just a warm winter hat for the outdoors we have many funky designs in a huge range of bright colours.
Blood Bikes Cumbria is a registered Charity run by volunteers providing an out of hours emergency response service to the NHS. We deliver blood and other urgent medical supplies such as platelets, plasma, samples and medical records between hospitals and blood transfusion banks 365 days a year. We also provide fresh blood every day for the Great North Air Ambulance Service regardless of the weather and this has saved the lives of many casualties. Without our help, they could not provide this life saving service. If you are interested in volunteering either as a rider, driver, fundraiser or controller please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
With over 10 years of experience on Camino de Santiago walking and cycling routes in Spain, France and Portugal, CaminoWays.com offers exceptional service to clients of all ages and abilities. We are specialists in walking and cycling tours across Europe. Our tours include one of the world’s most renowned pilgrimage routes, the Camino de Santiago, covering walking trails across Spain, France and Portugal. More than just a pilgrimage, the Camino de Santiago has become an international phenomenon and a very unique cultural travel experience; with pilgrims from all walks of life and countries heading to Santiago each year.
We also offer creative walking and cycling tours on the Via Francigena FrancigenaWays.com (France to Italy) and in Ireland with our newest family member IrelandWays.com.
Cumbria is THE best place to work, live, learn, play and do business.
With thousands of jobs to be created in a wide variety of sectors, all on the doorstep of The Lake District but still within easy reach of the UK transport network, Cumbria can provide the perfect work/life balance.
More than £25 billion worth of investment will be ploughed in to Cumbria during the next decade. With careers in engineering, manufacturing and construction to life sciences, health, education, media, technical and support services, this economic boom will create opportunities for young people, couples, families and more.
Cumbria is a fantastic place to learn, with support on offer to help people achieve their career and lifestyle goals. With a high standard of primary and secondary schools, children can achieve success in inspirational surroundings, while Cumbria’s colleges provide clear pathways to long-term careers for people of all ages. The University of Cumbria is currently ranked second in the UK for graduate employability (DLHE 2015).
And, of course, there is the chance to enjoy a high quality of life in arguably the most perfect place in the UK. Renowned for its low crime rate and friendly communities, Cumbria is a fantastic place to settle and pursue a wide variety of passions. From culture, food and drink, festivals and events, to the great outdoors, with mountains, lakes the sea and plenty of fresh air and space to relax.
So why not join us? Choose Cumbria and find a career that inspires you in a place that excites you.
Trading for over 5 years now, with a fabulous reputation the Coffee Bug is excited to be serving again at Keswick mountain Festival.
Serving the best illy coffee, from a basic Cappuccino to a sticky toffee latte, or may be a black forest cappuccino floats your boat!! lots and lots of speciality coffees. perfect to refuel!
And when it gets a bit cooler come and try one of our delicious real Belgium Hot Chocolates, 10 different flavours to choose from topped with cream brownies or marshmallows.
Look out for the red VW Funky Beetle by the lake.
COMMUNITY ACTION NEPAL
CAN is a UK based charity whose aim is to help some of the poorest people on the planet – the mountain people of Nepal. CAN’s projects, such as schools, health posts and porter rescue shelters not only help improve the quality of daily life amongst the rural poor, but also help stop the drift from the countryside to the cities.
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CAT was set up by Doug Scott CBE to ensure fair employment and wages for trekking porters, who have enabled so many people to enjoy the Himalaya, but who so often receive very little in return.
Crewroom was born when founder, Kate Giles, was recovering from pneumonia, brought on from training in the extreme elements with kit that just wasn't up to the job. From that day we've obsessively designed well thought out products, beautifully made with the best fabrics to create technical garments that tackle all the conditions Mother Nature throws our way - products that look after you, the athlete.
Adventure with E-venture! We are about good bikes, and good times! We like to get people out enjoying the beautiful scenery around the Lake District by bike.
No blood sweat or tears! We have the largest bike hire fleet in The Lake District including both regular pedal bikes and e-bikes. Local knowledge of the area means we can advise where to ride and what will suit you best. To accompany our knowledge we have custom made maps with specific routes and instructions on.
We’re bike enthusiasts, we love bikes, and don’t we live in a beautiful place to enjoy them.
EDZ are an independent family business based in the Lake District who have been creating functional outdoor clothing since 1995. Best known for their 100% merino wool base layers & accessories, EDZ also produce fleece, coolmax and pertex. EDZ products are available online via www.EDZdirect.com with free UK delivery and from the EDZ outlet shop in Keswick at 60 Main Street.
At the Mountain Festival EDZ stand will have some great show offers and if it gets cold there will be a good supply of EDZ’s legendary Yeti fleece jackets which won’t fail to keep you warm.
Exodus Travels have been running small group holidays for over 40 years. It all began in 1974 with two men and one dream: the desire to travel to far-flung parts of the world, interact with local people, and all with a small group of like-minded individuals that wanted to do the same. Today the vision hasn't changed.
Whether a solo traveller, couple, group or family, Exodus offers a vast range of adventure, activity and cultural discovery holidays across the continents, with an emphasis on responsible, low impact tourism.
Travellers can either join one of Exodus’ small group trips to get a close-up of the people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife of dream destinations or create a new departure date just for themselves and their family or friends. Exodus’ unique trips are escorted by incredibly experienced leaders to share their passion and knowledge with their travellers.
Explore has been pioneering guided small group adventures for over 35 years offering an inspiring collection of small group, tailor-made and self-guided trips to some of the most fascinating destinations in the world. Wherever your passions lie, whether it’s wildlife, culture, walking and trekking, a voyage to the polar regions, cycling or a family adventure, Explore will take you far beyond the tourist spots into the heart of the country you’re visiting for a more exciting and authentic travel experience. You will get a real feel for the country you are visiting, including seeing the 'must-see' highlights, plus exciting experiences off the 'beaten-track'. All of our trips are carefully crafted for the adventurous traveller in mind and are perfect for solo travellers.
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With a heritage spanning 80 years, Grangers is a UK-based brand built upon the relentless pursuit of excellence in product performance. Since its founding in 1937, the brand has protected explorers, adventurers, and outdoor enthusiasts by bringing order to the chaos of an unpredictable outdoors. Grangers entire range is both fluorocarbon- and aerosol-free, meaning that they’re the perfect choice for both your outdoor gear and the environment.
As one of three brands owned by Grangers International, the Product Protection Company, Grangers is dedicated to providing the protection you need to live completely uninhibited – whatever the weather.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service operates 365 days a year across Cumbria, the North-East and North Yorkshire. The charity owns three helicopter air ambulances and employs specialist doctors and paramedics to bring expert pre-hospital care to the scene of the most serious of incidents. Our base at Langwathby, near Penrith, gives us speedy access to the Lake District and beyond. In 2016 alone, the charity was called out 826 times. It cost £4.9m to provide the service for 12 months and the charity is absolutely reliant on public support for its continued survival.
For over 45 years, We at Hilleberg the Tentmaker have specialized in building the highest quality tents and shelters available. Conceived and developed in northern Sweden, our tents offer the ideal balance of low weight, extraordinary strength, and remarkable comfort.
From our first tent in 1973, we have been driven by a single, simple point of reference: define the capabilities of the tent or shelter we envision, then build it with the most advantageous balance of the six essential principles we consider critical for its desired performance: reliability, adaptability, ease of use, durability, and comfort, all at an appropriately low weight.
We believe this method of design and construction yields the highest performing backcountry shelter solutions available.
HOKA ONE ONE is the fastest growing running shoe company in the world. Why? Because our shoes allow your feet to move naturally with maximum comfort. They’re surprisingly light, which gives the sensation that you're running slightly above the ground. Try on a pair to see what we mean. Why run when you can fly?
Discover our technology and products on www.hokaoneone.eu and try our shoes on the HOKA ONE ONE Testing Center.
Explore Andalucía with our winter training camps and mountain bike tours, while enjoying the ideal Spanish climate. Based in the lively town of Osuna, which is well known for excellent Andalucían food. We have tailored routes for serious cyclists up challenging climbs, which have recently featured in the Vuelta de España. As well as more leisurely routes, which are suitable for families and beginners. We can provide the complete package, which includes transfers and bike hire as well as accommodation in either a traditional town house or local hotel. Return home stronger, fitter and relaxed after cycling in the sun.
Hydro Flask: join us on our mission to save the world from lukewarm. We’ll keep water icy cold until the end of your summer hike and serve up a hot coffee at the top of the fells. We’ll sit by your camp chair keeping your cold beer crisp and refreshing while you relax by the fire and coax your children with hot chocolate at the end of a muddy trail. Our double-walled vacuum insulated drinking bottles will keep your drinks piping hot for 12 hours and icy cold for 24 because we’re committed to delivering unexpected refreshment wherever your adventure takes you.
The Independent Hostels network stretches from Shetland to Lands End, taking in The Lakes, the Peak District, Snowdonia and the mountains of Scotland. There are independent hostels in every UK National Park. With 370 places to choose from there are now more independent hostels then youth hostels. Designed with the outdoor enthusiast in mind, independent hostels have drying rooms, equipment stores, hot showers and self catering. The Independent Hostel Guide is our inch thick handbook and we will be giving away over 1000 copies on our stand in the marquee at KMF. Come and find us and claim your copy, while stocks last.
KE Adventure Travel - established in 1984 and still proud to be an independent, worldwide, adventure travel tour operator. We have always been based in the heart of Keswick and run small group, guided adventure holidays in all four corners of the globe.
Each holiday has been created by experts who you can talk to at any time, whether on the phone, at our office in Keswick or in our tent at the festival. Best Selling holidays include the Everest Basecamp Trek, walking the Inca Trail, climbing volcanoes in Guatemala and summiting North Africa’s highest peak – Mt Toubkal.
We have 400+ holidays on our website including Trek & Walk, Family, Cycling, Climbing, Discovery and Polar adventures. All our holidays are led by leaders who have worked for KE for many years and have an unrivalled knowledge of the areas, cultures and environments in which they work.
Be in with the chance to WIN a made-to-measure PHD Down jacket worth £461 when you visit our tent during the festival.
Tel: 017687 73966
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KEEN Inc. is a values led, independently owned outdoor footwear brand from Portland, Oregon with a mission to responsibly create original and versatile products, improve lives, and inspire outside adventure. Founded in 2003, KEEN ignited a revolution in the footwear industry with the introduction of the Newport sandal, launching the concept of Hybrid footwear into the market and setting KEEN on a path of driving consistent product innovation that exists today. KEEN strives to live by its values, from its products to its actions, and by activating communities and individuals to protect and preserve the places where we work and play. KEEN passionately endeavors to live fulfilling lives, challenge the status quo, do good, give back, and inspire others.
This is the place to be - Keswick is the 'Adventure Capital of the Lake District'.For all your adventure and outdoor activities in Keswick, the Lake District. There are so many activities to do in Keswick - from the thrills of the UK's only Via Ferrata, swinging through the treetops on GoApe and red route mountain biking in Whinlatter Forest to classical rock climbing down the famous Borrowdale Valley, Gyrocopter rides, paragliding and water sports galore. www.adventureKeswick.org will help you find your adventure in our lakes and mountains - have fun!
Love fell walking? Addicted to Wainwright bagging? Relish days and nights among the mountains? Lakeland Walker is the magazine for you, whether you prefer high fells or beautiful lake shores – or any combination of both!
Every bimonthly issue is chock-full of routes and entertaining features that share our team’s intimate knowledge of the Cumbrian landscape. Lakeland Walker is packed with great writing, stunning photography and rewarding competitions.
Visit www.lakeland-walker.com/free-sample/ to grab a free sample copy of the only magazine devoted to exploring the Lake District Cumbria and on foot.
Let's Go Mexicana is a Mexican food company on-the-go. We sell burritos, fajitas, nachos, and beef chilli.
We are huge believers in high quality and honest food. In this, we cook all meals, fresh on the day of the event and from scratch. All our food is ethically and locally sourced, with all of our packaging being biodegradable. We also donate a tree to Malawi for every 100 Burritos we sell, and teach Mexican cookery lessons to challenged young adults.
Here at MOMA we’re so excited to be back at Keswick Mountain Festival this year as the breakfast sponsors!
Not only will you be able to get a delicious, filling and fun breakfast during the festival (you’ll be able to pimp your porridge from our selection of brilliant toppings!) but we’d love to help fuel your training in the run up!
We’re oatily obsessed with breakfast and the goodness of the humble oat to help you truly break the fast in style and keep you going until lunch! Our current family looks to the porridge pro - 7 gluten free flavours, 2 vegan friendly and 4 with no added sugar - as well as the continental Bircher Muesli connoisseur and those always on the go with our speedy Breakfast Smoothie!
We know that as busy folk you don’t have time to cook up fresh brekkies every day (as much as that would be delicious!), but you still want a quality, filling and tasty breakfast – and our mission in life is to make this a reality! Every one of our breakfast family is instant. Our breakfast smoothie and Bircher Muesli can be eaten as you run out the door and all you need to do to get a steaming pot of creamy, proper porridge is add boiling water – easy!
Pop on by our MOMA breakfast station at Keswick to take your pick from our oaty family and an energy boost for all the fun of the festival – you might even get a free hug – we’re a friendly bunch in team MOMA!
To keep your going until then and fuel you through your training, you can save 20% on all our breakfasts at www.momafoods.co.uk with the discount code KESWICK17 & find the perfect breakfast for you!
Nikwax, the global leader in outdoor aftercare has long been the go-to brand for outdoor enthusiasts looking to prolong the life of their outdoor gear sustainably. Whether you’re looking for a product to boost the water repellency of your down-filled jacket or need a solution to restore the waterproof capabilities of your walking boots, Nikwax has the answer. Founded in 1977, founder Nick Brown made it his business to devise aftercare products that would deliver effective washing and waterproofing capabilities whilst having as little impact on the environment as possible. All Nikwax products are PFC-free and water-based with many of them having won multiple awards.
Nikwax celebrates its 40th anniversary this year - forty years of outdoor innovation. With a long list of industry ‘firsts’ as well as a few ‘onlys’, Nikwax has never used PFCs or aerosol propellants in any of its treatments and was the first outdoor business to actively oppose and eliminate PFCs from its entire product range and supply chain. All its waterproofing products are entirely water-based and for 40 years, Nikwax has been operationally carbon balanced by forest regeneration too.
So whether it’s Tech Wash, TX.Direct, Waterproofing Wax for Leather or one of the many other Nikwax formulations you go for, you can be rest assured that Nikwax will deliver the highest quality protection whilst having a minimal environmental impact.
Nordic Walking UK are the leading authority on Nordic Walking in the UK - we train & support instructors and offer expert advice.
Nordic Walking UK strive to ensure that Nordic Walking is introduced to the British Public in way that ensures they get the most benefit from it, are safe and above all, enjoy it! We are the original Nordic Walking company in the UK and the largest training provider.
Nordic Walking UK won the UK Active FLAME AWARDS for the best outdoor fitness programme in 2014 and were finalists in 2015.
Ordnance Survey has been Britain’s national mapping agency for over 225 years. For many walkers and outdoor enthusiasts, the iconic orange and pink of the OS Explorer and OS Landranger maps are the backbone to their adventures and explorations – and hold many memories and stories.
The outdoors is for everyone, and whether it’s walking, cycling, trail running or something else, there’s an activity that you can GetOutside and enjoy – visit os.uk/getoutside for tips and inspiration.
Join Ordnance Survey at Keswick to hear inspirational adventure stories from GetOutside Champions and discover the future of leisure mapping and much more in the OS dome.
Canoe, bike, hike, climb, camp and bushcraft we cover it all in the Outdoor Adventure Guide
Here's a magazine that covers all things adventure: from massive journeys with epic photography via high-adrenalin adventure races, right the way through to fantastically formative camping nights out . The gear, know-how and endless inspiration are all part of the mix, every single issue. Visit us in the trade marquee to find out more and grab one of our fantastic subscription offers.
EXTENDING YOUR COMFORT ZONE
The unique approach of Páramo® to performance technology.
- Páramo’s goal is to produce clothing that keeps you comfortable in the harshest conditions, and allows you to reach the wildest places safely.
- Páramo aims for functional excellence whilst having minimum impact upon the environment.
- Páramo combines ingenious, rigorously field-tested designs with innovative textile systems which are specified and tested by Nikwax.
- Páramo is a specialist in the use of directionality. Páramo clothing directs condensation, sweat and rain to where you need it to be, which is usually away from you.
Psychi is a UK based mountaineering brand, brought to life by a team of enthusiastic outdoor adventurers,which makes us perfectly suited to providing for our customers needs as we are passionate about designing the best products at affordable prices and are recognised for our outstanding approach to customer service, taking pride in our exceptional level of customer assurance. Our equipment is designed and tested by experienced climbers and mountaineers whose core values of quality, performance and design are at the heart of our business. We are dedicated to supplying superior products at in order to allow athletes to push themselves limitlessly towards their goals
Born in Yosemite Valley in 1968 and founded by world-renowned climbers Royal and Liz Robbins, Royal Robbins is a leading designer and manufacturer of outdoor and travel apparel. The brand has gained worldwide recognition for its high-quality active lifestyle clothing and commitment to environmental and social responsibility. It has built a reputation of integrating technical features for consumers seeking performance-oriented garments, but with the style and comfort to cross over into everyday life, making clothing that performs in the outdoors and is refined enough to go everywhere else.
Nature is in big trouble, but we've got big plans to save it.
Reserves are at the heart of what we do. They're vital to our conservation work and priceless spaces for everyone to get close to nature. We believe that they work best when they connect with wild spaces and habitats in the wider landscape. Species numbers have declined dramatically in recent years and it's vital that we work together to help their recovery. We'll continue to focus on our priority list of species and help nurture their recovery, through a combination of research, partnerships, landscape-scale conservation and policy work.
We have over 13,000 fantastic volunteers and they come from all walks of life. Our volunteering roles can be tailored to your skills, interests and circumstances.
You can volunteer from; your home, in your local community, at our reserves/offices or abroad.You can give as much or as little time as you like. Any time you can spare will be hugely appreciated and will help our vital work for birds, other wildlife and the environment.
During an internship with us, you can volunteer on a project or specialist piece of work. Our placements last for three, six, nine or 12 months.
Safari return for our 5th year at the wonderful Keswick Mountain Festival. Of course we will be bringing the best exotic game burgers and boerewors in the country (at least that's what our customers tell us!). We'll have Chakalaka chicken wraps, crocodile and a few other things including our fantastic veggie and vegan specials. The world is a wonderful place and we want to keep it that way. Tourism and exotic meat sales (not hunted or farmed) raise the money that preserves game reserve habit in Africa. So yes, guilt free Zebra too.
Salomon has been playing in the French alps since 1947. Our passion for outdoor sports, new technologies and craftsmanship has driven us - and still does - to create progressive gear to enable you to freely enjoy and challenge yourself in the great outdoors. Don’t wait any longer. Now, it’s time to play.
Wherever you go in Sherpa Adventure Gear you walk with the Sherpa people. We’re a small brand with a great big heart, and every authentic garment we make – for trekking, traveling and exploring the world – reflects our Himalayan homeland. You feel it when you run your finger over our endless knot embroidery, gently tug on a prayer flag zipper pull, and delight in our new prints and fabrics inspired by ancient patterns. In the true time honoured Sherpa tradition, we craft every highly functional piece to be great company on your journey, and we trust that with each step you’ll sense the Sherpa spirit in action.
What is life but one grand adventure – live it!
From the manufacturers of Mountain House we are proud to launch Summit to Eat – a truly satisfying meal to conquer to largest of appetites.
Nutritionally balanced and made with natural ingredients you can count on our wholesome and hearty meals to fuel all of your adventures.
We’ve done all of the preparation and the cooking, so all you need to do is add water to enjoy a range of heart-warming breakfasts, deliciously moreish main meals and devilishly decadent desserts – so tasty you will not want to share…..
Summit to Eat meals are lightweight, convenient, nutritious and above all they taste great.
Founded in 2016, Summiteer are a Cumbria based company and are already gaining a great reputation for producing quality products at brilliant prices. Realising that it was getting increasingly harder to source affordable outdoor kit, the brand established themselves as a solution to this and are rapidly increasing in popularity throughout the UK and overseas. With a huge love for the outdoors and a background in outdoor pursuits instruction, Summiteer are taking that wealth of knowledge and putting it into everything that they do.
At Surfanic, we create diverse lifestyle apparel blended with innovative technical elements using the finest fabrics and details to bridge the city and the outdoors. Born in 2003, Surfanic designs, produces and supplies lifestyle, outdoor and wintersport garments blending functionality and fashion, allowing you to focus on what’s important.
Surfanic are a small, rider-driven family built on innovation to provide beautifully technical garments to people who share our passion. This allows us to create Technical Apparel inspired by our experiences with the hopes our love will, in turn, inspire you.
UK Based, Rider Driven, Beautifully Technical.
Let’s Take it Outside.
Suunto was born in Finland in 1936 and has always been at the forefront of design and innovation in sports watches, dive computers and sports instrument. Suunto’s mission is to inspire and equip adventures and athletes with products built to survive the toughest conditions.
The British Mountaineering Council secures access to crags and uplands. In addition, we offer a wide range of member benefits including retail discounts and travel insurance. We’ve been the only public voice for climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers in England and Wales since 1944. We have over 80,000 members and the numbers are rising – join today
Brings the high street coffee shop to you.
Our aim is to provide a high quality product efficiently and professionally and that is what marks us out from the crowd. We’ve been operating since 2007 and during that time with experience have tailored our products to suit the festival and outdoor events industry.
We serve fair-trade & rain forest alliance coffee served with fresh milk and a selection of high quality fresh cakes & pastries.
We look forward to attending to your coffee needs at this event
Pushing ‘poutine’ since 2016, The Gravy Train knocks out the most unapologetically sinful grub you’ve never heard of. For the uninitiated, ‘poutine’ is a French-Canadian dish consisting of rustic, Skin-on Fries, ‘squeaky’ Cheese Curds (made by yours truly) and a killer Beef or Mushroom Gravy to melt it all down and make it all gooey and such. Then there's our toppings - Shredded BBQ Chicken, Mapled Bacon, Crispy Onions, Roasted Peppers, Choppy Cajun Slaw, Sauteed Mushrooms just to name a few. Pick one of our ready made numbers or mix it up however you fancy.
Established in 2002 The Lake District Walker have been on the fells of The Lake District and the mountains of Scotland, Wales and Yorkshire. We make the fells accessible and affordable for all to enjoy with guided walks, ghyll scrambling, navigation training, winter skills and rock climbing.There is something for everyone on the daily walks diary to keep you busy year round. Private guiding, corporate and challenge events also run all year long. With experienced, qualified, knowledgeable, pleasant staff you are in trusted hands. Join us on Twitter (@theldwalker) and Facebook (facebook.com/thelakedistrictwalker)
Flavoured with our unique seasonings our Farm Assured whole chickens are placed on rows of rotating skewers, juices dripping down as they cook, constantly basting, which results in the most wonderful smells and deliciously succulent meat. Large trays underneath catch the juices as they fall and in this tray our seasoned baby potatoes roast. We make good, tasty and wholesome food in full view of our customers, the portions are generous, we source only the finest meats and ingredients and these are ethically sourced.
Timothy Taylor’s is an independent, family owned brewery based on the Knowle Spring in Keighley. We have over 150 years of brewing experience and are renowned for the quality of our award-winning beer. Our cask conditioned beers consist of Landlord, Boltmaker, Golden Best, Dark Mild, Ram Tam and we have recently launched Knowle Spring Blonde .
We can’t put the unique taste of Timothy Taylor’s beer down to any single thing. It’s the result of years of hard work, skill and doing things the hard way because we think it makes the difference.
Taking extra time, care and pride in traditional, hands-on brewing, and making no compromises when it comes to ingredients. Our 5 highly trained brewers still brew all our beer by hand and taste test every batch at least three times. Our Knowle Spring brewery sits on a natural artesian well, which provides a constant water, unique to Taylor’s, that has been filtered through layers of limestone and black rock. Knowle Spring water is naturally soft and very pure.
Its consistency is one of the reasons we are able to produce beers of such reliable quality and flavour. We only use Golden Promise barley. It’s the highest-grade barley you can use for brewing beer.
We’re one of the last brewers in Britain to still use whole leaf hops. They cost more and take more looking after but we think they’re vital to the flavour of our beer. Our unique strain of yeast is over 1800 generations old and combines perfectly with our water and barley. It’s appropriately called Taylor’s Taste.
It’s quite rare these days, but we still use a hop-back stage. This allows us to extract the most subtle flavours and aromas from the oils of the hops.
All for that taste of Taylor’s.
Top Munro creates Mountain Trumps card games for hill-walkers including Top Wainwright, this summer’s major new release! Packs are available for the Lake District fells, the Scottish Munros and the hills of Wales including all the 3000s. Our cards suggest a route for each hill to be climbed, often including neighbouring peaks, and the mountains and routes are scored on criteria including Height, Ascent, Difficulty, Distance, Popularity and a surprise sixth metric! The cards also include great photographs of the mountains and the card reverses each feature a map illustrating the location of the hill on the card.
Tuffbag is a waterproof dry bag rucksack. The brand was founded by two Cumbrian fell-bred lads Lewis and Josh this year, it's their first outing so come by and say hi!
Whether it's hiking up the fells, messing about on the water, going out on bike rides or just your daily commute, no one likes ending up with soggy gear. Having grown up in the Lake District they know these problems first hand and decided to make a more versatile dry bag.
May we introduce you to their solution: Tuffbag!
From beautiful hikes and thrilling mountain biking, to adrenalin-fuelled via ferrata, climbing and canyoning, Andorra - the ‘Country of the Pyrenees’ - is jam-packed with outdoor adventures set against a spectacular mountain backdrop.
Nestled on the border between France and Spain, Andorra, the ‘Country of the Pyrenees’ is known internationally for its ski resorts, yet the rugged landscape, mountain lakes, steep valleys, and sub-Mediterranean climate make Andorra a great summer choice for active travellers.
The Pyrenean Principality offers some of Europe’s most beautiful walks, from gentle routes through flower-strewn valleys, to demanding hikes across rough terrain to a mountain lake with views into France and Spain. At almost 3,000m, the summit of Comapedrosa offers great views into both neighbouring France and Spain. Along the routes lie ‘refuges’, traditional mountain huts providing shelter and accommodation to hikers, many of which are free.
Andorra’s GRP route is a 120km hiking trail that encircles the entire country, encompassing most of the country’s hidden corners. Divided into seven stages of around 14km each and following hiking routes of varying difficulty and terrain, it usually takes between 4 to 6 days to walk the GRP – where else could you walk round a country in less than a week?!
Weleda has been growing and creating 100% natural, organic herbal medicine and body care products for over ninety-five years, often to the same original, authentic recipes that have stood the test of time.
Come and visit our Arnica recovery vehicle to experience our award-winning products. Our Arnica range delivers deep muscle warmth and relief from aches and pains.
Indulge in a relaxing hand massage and explore the other ranges we have to offer.
Woody’s Rustic Pizza, is a high class outdoor catering company. We make pizzas from freshly rolled dough with a variety of toppings, to suit customer preferences and cooked in a state of the art wood fired oven in 90 seconds. Come and share our passion for Pizza!
Zaini Hats bring you the best, comfiest and trendiest beanie hats around - all designed and handmade in Scotland this shop can't go un visited at Keswick! Testing in the Alps, Antarctic and Aviemore - they really are a head above the rest. As worn by International sports stars, A-list Celebrities and adventurers across the globe. Lots of summer deals and FREE sunglasses with every beanie bought at Keswick!
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Zouk Indian street food is cooked fresh on site with our charcoal grill and sizzling woks, bringing a taste of India the hungry masses. Our authentic stall and aromas of fresh cooked streetfood bring with them colour, fantastic flavours and entertainment, transporting you to the streets of India
Our menu includes delicious Kaati Rolls filled with chargrilled chicken tikka, lamb seekh kebab or spicy crumbled paneer cheese with peppers and onions. Try our fantastic traditional samosa chaat - a tasty light bite, or sample one of our mouth-watering curries cooked fresh in our woks and served with pilau rice.