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Archery and Axe Throwing, Graythwaite Estate with Graythwaite Adventure

  • Location Near Hawkshead, Lake District
  • Price from £22.50
  • Activity
  • Fun & Games
  • Multi-activity
  • Wildlife
  • Learn new skills
  • Microadventure
  • Bucket list


Adjacent to our clay pigeon shooting site, nestled in the heart of Graythwaite Estate on the shores of Windermere, is where our archery and axe throwing adventures takes place. Enjoyed as individual experiences or bookable together with the chance to exercise your archery skills whilst having a go at the ever increasingly popular sport of axe throwing. Our friendly and experienced instructor will provide the all-important safety briefings followed by expert tuition for novices and seasoned pros alike. Here's your chance to channel your inner Robin Hood and have a go at axe throwing; once the preserve of lumberjack competitions in the USA this activity has been embraced by the British public and is super fun and competitive.
Surrounded by peace and quiet and Lakeland estate land, this is the perfect location to learn something new or brush up on your aim.
Guests to Graythwaite Adventure can also enjoy a variety of awesome land and water-based experiences; 4x4 off-road driving, clay pigeon shooting, canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, bushcraft, RIB boat tours and more. Experience : Explore : Escape.


Upon arrival at our 4x4 and Shooting Lodge, please make use of our free parking before meeting one of our team of experienced and friendly instructors. Following introductions, we'll head to the archery and axe throwing range and start with the all-important safety briefing. Following practice rounds, you'll progress to the competition where we introduce fun target challenges to test your party resulting in one of you being crowned 'aim of the day'! As with all our experiences, this will be private for your booking. The duration is approximately 50 minutes for a single activity or 90 minutes for both archery and axe throwing.

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • School groups
  • Dog Friendly

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    What's included

  • Equipment We'll provide all the equipment you'll need

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing We suggest dressing appropriately for the outdoor weather in the Lakes
  • Waterproofs


Moderate Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days before the activity is scheduled to start.


Near Hawkshead, Lake District


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