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Talkin Tarn Country Park

This attraction was nominated by Ewan 

Talkin Tarn Country Park lies nine miles east of Carlisle and two mile south of Bramptonon the B6413 Castle Carrock road. There is a 65 acre lake set amid 120 acres of farmland and woodland.You can sail, windsurf, canoe or hire one of the wooden rowing boats. Fishing is available at the Tarn. There is a a permanent orienteering course is laid out around the park. The shop hires mountain bikes and there are suggested routes taking you through beautiful countryside. There is a 1.3 mile path round the tarn which is suitable for wheelchairs.

The Boathouse Tea Room has superb views of the tarn, and a blazing log fire. An adjoining gift shop sells a wide range of items, many ‘Made in Cumbria’. A variety of events are held throughout the year ranging from activity days and fun days to craft fairs.

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Talkin Tarn Country Park

Cumbria CA8
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