Common questions from our guests

Q. Are we allowed BBQ’s or open fires?
A. BBQ’s are allowed if they are raised off the ground and not burning the grass. Open fires are not allowed. (Remember not to use your BBQ inside your tent and only use in a well ventilated area.)

Q. Are any of the electric tent pitches on grass?
A. No – they are all on fine camping gravel.

Q. Can I come camping with a group of friends?
A.  We are a family and couples park only therefore single sex groups are not usually allowed. We do not allow groups of more than 2 families together. Please email us or give us a call if you are unsure.

Q. Are dogs allowed on to the park?
A. Dogs are allowed on the park but we request that they are kept under close control and on a lead at all times.

Q. Are dogs allowed in TJ’s Restaurant?
A. Yes, on a lead.

Q. Do you have Wi-Fi?
A. Yes, there is free Wi-Fi TJ’s Restaurant

Q. Can I use Park Foot’s lake access if I am not staying on site?
A. Lake access is free while staying at Park Foot. If you arent, we charge £5 per day, per car. If you are launching a boat, we charge £10.

You can purchase a ticket here:

Lake Access – Parking ticket

Or pop up to reception.

Q. Is there a swimming pool on site?
A. The nearest indoor swimming pool is Penrith (6 miles away) and in summer the outdoor pool in Askham is open (4 miles away)

Q. What is the difference between an All weather electric pitch, an All weather Premium electric pitch and an All weather Super electric Pitch?

A. All weather electric pitches have 10 amp, premium pitches have 16 amp.

There is a higher ratio of water points to pitches on Premium pitches.

Super electric pitches have 16 amp, they are larger (11m x 5m), each have a grey water drain, drinking water tap and picnic table.

Q. What time is check in?

A. Camping and touring – From 12 Noon.

Holiday Houses – From 5 pm

Last Check in – 8pm

Q. What time is Check out?

A. Camping and touring – Before 11 am

Holiday Houses – Before 10 am

Q. Do you have security on the park?

A. In high season, yes. If there is an issue during your stay, please call our office number on 017684 86309 which will be directed to security after office hours.

Q. Is an awning included in the price of an electric pitch?

A. Yes they are

Q. How are we complying with COVID-19?

A. Please see our corona virus section here:

Q. What size are electric pitches?

A. Please see this section of our website for different pitches and sizes:


Q. How long of an electric cable do I need if I have an electric pitch booked?

A. 15 metres

Q. Can I bring my commercial van instead of my car?

A. Yes

Q. What dates are we open for camping ?

A. *New* We have extended our opening dates in Striding Edge field. This field will now be open from 11th February – 6th January. (excluding pitches 6-19)

We will close 6th January – 10th February.

Q. What dates are we open for Self – catering?

A. All year round


  • positive review  Beautiful!! favourite place!!

    Hannah Creighton Avatar Hannah Creighton
    29 March 2021

    positive review  Amazing place! so much to do for the family and the views are unreal! we've booked up again for May can't wait 🥰🥰

    Sarah Longstaff Avatar Sarah Longstaff
    1 March 2021

    positive review  Would recommend booking with no hassle of changing dates due to COVID-19. Management offered change of dates or full refund with no questions asked. Really good service. Roll on my next visit x

    Bezza Berry Avatar Bezza Berry
    9 January 2021
  • positive review  Great conker tree on site, and the food at the restaurant was excellent. Very close to the lake also, will definitely be back.

    John Lowrie Avatar John Lowrie
    31 October 2020

    positive review  I would absolutely recommend staying at the park it is amazing, very clean and tidy, staff are all so friendly and helpful and food in TJs restaurant was fantastic. We stayed in the Woodside Cottages and they are beautiful.

    Gayle Johnston Griffiths Avatar Gayle Johnston Griffiths
    17 October 2020

    positive review  We stay regularly, love the site , staff and amenities ⛺️😍

    Siobhan Porteous Avatar Siobhan Porteous
    9 October 2020
  • positive review  everything is excellent and great scenery

    Colin Darroch Avatar Colin Darroch
    8 October 2020

    positive review  this is a big site and as everything on it, the shop is well stocked and very good prices, the toilet shower blocks are very clean, the food in the restaurant is very nice

    Jo Dunn Avatar Jo Dunn
    29 September 2020

    positive review  Beautiful area and a fantastic Camp site we had a short but sweet weekend here and Will DEFIANTLY be booking again more than once for next year! Can’t wait to get back there!

    Christopher Bingham Avatar Christopher Bingham
    27 September 2020
  • positive review  We had the best 2 nights camping 🏕 such a lovely place! Loads to do. Restaurant was gorgeous food, horses treks Are amazing ☺️!! Views are lovely.

    Jessica Tyson Avatar Jessica Tyson
    27 September 2020

    positive review  every thing we needed nice n friendly.

    Don Galey Avatar Don Galey
    27 September 2020

    positive review  Wonderful wonderful place

    David Richards Avatar David Richards
    26 September 2020