Hawthorns Caravan Park is situated in the picturesque county of Lancashire, providing our caravan owners with plenty of opportunities to immerse themselves in the breath-taking beauty of the surrounding countryside. The lush greenery, rolling hills, and stunning landscapes offer a serene atmosphere, making it an ideal location for those seeking a tranquil getaway. Owning a static caravan with us provides the perfect opportunity to indulge in your favourite pastimes, from scenic walks and cycling routes to discovering charming local towns and restaurants. With so many exciting things to see and do, you’re sure to create unforgettable memories during your breaks with us.
Lancaster is a historic city conveniently located just a 15-minute drive away from Hawthorns Caravan Park. This city offers a range of attractions to enjoy during your holiday breaks.
The Maritime Museum is a must-visit destination for those interested in maritime history. Here, you can learn about the city’s rich maritime past and explore exhibits on everything from fishing to shipbuilding.
If you’re a fan of a good brew, then Lancaster’s brewery is definitely worth a visit. You can take a tour of the brewery, learn about the beer-making process, and sample some of their delicious brews. While for nature lovers, Williamson Park is a great place to explore. This sprawling park offers stunning views of the city, as well as beautiful gardens, a butterfly house, and a small zoo.
If you’re looking for outdoor adventures or a way to connect with nature, you should definitely consider visiting the Lake District. With its stunning landscapes, crystal-clear lakes, and rugged mountains, there’s no shortage of things to do here. You can take a leisurely stroll around Lake Windermere, hike up Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England, or go kayaking in one of the many lakes and rivers in the area. If you prefer a more relaxed pace, why not visit some of the picturesque villages and towns such as Ambleside, Keswick, or Bowness-on-Windermere?
The Yorkshire Dales is a stunningly beautiful region and located just over an hour from us. The region is home to many picturesque villages and towns, including Grassington, Reeth, and Malham, each with its own unique charm. The area is also renowned for its network of walking trails, which wind their way through breath-taking scenery, including limestone cliffs, rivers, and waterfalls. Along the way, visitors can discover historical landmarks, such as ancient stone circles and ruins of castles. If you’re looking for a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, the Yorkshire Dales is the perfect destination.
Local Towns and Villages
At Hawthorns Caravan Park, we are lucky to be surrounded by picturesque towns and villages, all worth exploring during your stays at your static holiday caravan in Lancashire.
One of the nearby locations is Arnside and Silverdale, which has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This place offers a range of walking routes that allow you to take in the beautiful scenery and enjoy the outdoors. It’s the perfect way to stretch your legs while exploring the area.
Dentdale offers numerous opportunities for outdoor activities such as walking and cycling. You can also appreciate nature’s beauty in the area and enjoy a peaceful time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
For families looking for some entertainment, Cartmel Racecourse is a must-visit. The racecourse holds race meets throughout the National Hunt season, and you can enjoy a day out with your loved ones with lots of activities to keep you entertained between the races.
If you are a book lover, then Sedbergh is the perfect place for you to visit. As one of the Book Towns of England, this town is a paradise for book enthusiasts. You can spend hours browsing the shelves of the various bookshops, looking for obscure but captivating titles to add to your collection. They’re great to bring back to your owned static caravan at Hawthorns Park to enjoy.
Experience the charm and character of the beautiful villages situated within the stunning Wensleydale. Immerse yourself in beautiful vistas and explore the many excellent hiking trails, as well as their lively culinary scene.
Kirkby Lonsdale is an unspoilt market town that is also worth exploring. You can visit Ruskin’s View, which offers a stunning panoramic view of the river Lune and the surrounding countryside. You can also explore the town’s historic buildings and architecture, making it a great destination for history buffs.
Near the village of Beentham are the famous Fairy Steps. Beloved of legend and steeped in real history to boot, this magical place is surrounded by beautiful woodland and boasts a challenge that few, if any, succeed in. Are you able to climb the steps without touching the sides? Legend has it that any who do will have their wishes come true.
Explore Ingleton, located in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, at the heart of Three Peaks Country. The stunning walks and serene views on offer are truly worth the visit and must be witnessed to be fully appreciated. Take a stroll through the enchanting woodland gorges and witness the majesty of the waterfalls.
Overall, the local towns and villages around Hawthorns Park offer a diverse range of activities and attractions that cater to everyone’s interests.
Outdoor Adventures near Hawthorns Park
You’ll never run out of options for outdoor activities while at Hawthorns Caravan Park, from hiking and biking to fishing, and birdwatching. And if you’re looking for a more relaxing experience, you can always take a stroll in one of the many gardens or parks in Morecambe, enjoy a picnic, or simply take in the beautiful views.
For those who love hiking, the county is home to some of the best walks in the country. Visit Lancashire provides detailed information about the best walking trails around Lancashire, Morecambe, and the Lune Valley. With a variety of trails to choose from, ranging from gentle strolls to challenging hikes, there’s something for everyone. Also, being so close to the Forest of Bowland, a recognised Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we also have to highlight there is a great selection of Bowland walks within easy reach of park guests.
If you are interested in golf, then Lancaster and Morecambe offer some truly beautiful and well-maintained courses. You will find a range of courses in the area, each with its own unique character and challenges to offer.
Fishing is a wonderful option for those who prefer a more peaceful and relaxing activity. You can spend a calm and quiet day fishing in the rivers or along the Lancaster Canal. It’s a great way to unwind and enjoy the outdoors.
Cycling is another popular activity in the area, with a variety of traffic-free paths available. You can cycle along the Lancaster Canal towpath, Lancaster to Caton, Glasson Dock, and Morecambe. And if you’re looking for a scenic ride, why not take a cycle along Morecambe promenade? It’s a great way to enjoy some fresh air and take in the stunning coastal views.
No matter what your interests are, you’ll find something to suit your taste when you visit your holiday home at Hawthorns Caravan Park in Lancashire.
If you find that you’ve visited all of the locations above, always remember – there are plenty of beautiful places near us, so you can always ask your neighbour (or us!) for recommendations or simply go exploring.