Crake Valley Garden Tours

Date: Thursday 12 September 2019 - 1:30pm

Crake Valley Garden Tours
Monday 9 and Thursday 12 September, 1.30 – 5.45pm, meet at the Ruskin Museum entrance
£15.00 per person (includes minibus transport and refreshments), £8.00 per person for Local Residents*

Join local artist, film-maker and gardener Karen Guthrie on a guided tour of the Crake Valley’s celebrated and hidden horticultural gems. Transported by minibus, you will meet and learn about what and who grows well in our special Valley, stopping at various locations from Coniston to Penny Bridge. The tour will finish at Lawson Park (Grizedale Arts’s headquarters) where Karen is Head Gardener, closing with tea and home-baking in the spectacular setting of Lawson Park’s new panoramic Ruskin Window overlooking Coniston Water.

Please Note: we recommend that you bring wet weather outer-wear and sturdy footwear. Please also advise of any special dietary requirements when making your booking.

*ACCESSING LOCAL RESIDENT DISCOUNT TICKETS: All residents of Coniston, Torver and the Crake Valley can access discounted £8.00 tickets by sending their address and postcode details to – – or calling 07930651889.

Contact Details

  • Location: Meet Ruskin Museum Entrance

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