The Great Stuff Blog

Where to Wild Swim in Northumberland

21 December 2023 by Rachel Wilson

Northumberland is a beautiful county in North East England that boasts stunning coastlines which are dotted with castles and incredible beaches along with hidden, ancient treasures to be explored inland.

Top Things to do in Winter in the Lake District

13 December 2023 by Rachel Wilson

There's still lots to do in the Lake District during the winter months. It’s a magical season with breathtaking scenery that’s ready to be explored.

What to bring on a trip to the Lake District this Spring

14 April 2023 by Rachel Wilson

Walking boots A sturdy and comfortable pair of walking boots that protect your ankles are definitely required to take on some of the Lake District's most famous hikes.   Waterproofs...

The Best Tarns for Wild Swimming in the Lake District

14 September 2022 by Rachel Wilson

As the summer nights draw in and autumn approaches, September is still a great time of year for taking a dip in the Lake District.

Summertime in the Lake District

21 July 2022 by Rachel Wilson

There's no better time to visit the Lake District than the summer holidays. In this blog we share a few of our favourite things to do.

Wild swimming in the Yorkshire Dales

16 March 2022 by Rachel Wilson

The Yorkshire Dales has a number of amazing places to take a dip, from wonderful waterfalls to spectacular rivers. Here are some of our favourites.