Cockermouth area Sports Activities
Public and private destinations offering sporting activities in the Cockermouth area.
Castlegate Drive , Cockermouth. Telephone : 01900 823596
Cockermouth Leisure Centre and pool is a small but busy facility close to the town centre and is operated and managed by Carlisle Leisure Limited.
Embleton,. Telephone : 017687 76941
Cockermouth course is a great test of golf combined with spectacular scenery . After teeing off you will soon appreciate the views that are opening up around you, some of the finest in Cumbria. Visiting golfers are welcome at Cockermouth Golf Course.
Dubwath,. Telephone : 017687 76341
Bassenthwaite Sailing Club is privately run by its members for the use and benefit of the membership. It is privileged to enjoy the right to sail on the ONLY lake in the Lake District; there is no public right of navigation over the lake and it is undisturbed by motor boats other than rescue craft.
Watergate Farm , Loweswater.
Loweswater is owned by the National Trust. Rowing boats can be rented at Watergate Farm to use on the lake but use of one’s own boat is not allowed on the lake.
A 72 mile network of cycle routes linking off road sections on disused railways with the minor road system.
There are certain fishing rights on town waters on the Rivers Derwent and Cocker - with permits to fish available from the Tourist Information Centre.