Keswick to Kendal Walk 2024

Walkers on the Keswick to Kendal Challenge 2023 coming up to the event marshals holding a 26 miles to go sign

Stride out for unpaid Carers
Take on our Keswick to Kendal Challenge

Your challenge, Your distance: choose from 30, 15 or 6 miles

Keswick to Kendal Challenge 2024

We are looking for individuals or teams of 4 who would like to test themselves with a Lake District Challenge, and to raise money for Carer Support South Lakes.

  • Saturday 8th June 2024
  • Full Route 30 miles, or chose from 15 miles or 6 miles
  • The minimum funding pledge is £100

Join Carer Support South Lakes on this Keswick to Kendal Challenge (K2K) which covers 30, 15 or 6 miles through some of the best scenery in the English Lake District.

Challenge yourself to the whole 30 miles (Keswick to Kendal) or 15 miles (Ambleside to Kendal) or 6 miles (Staveley to Kendal).

Registration Fee: £10
Minimum Fundraising Pledge: £100

The K2K route starts at 7am from Moot Hall in Keswick, and finishes in the Market Place, Kendal, about 10 hours later. This will be a long day and very hilly so please make sure you have good walking shoes and clothing for the weather as well as plenty of food and drink and a first aid kit (blister plasters).

You will need a reasonable level of fitness and be able to walk for possibly up to 10 hours. The walk starts at 7:00am prompt so make sure you have made arrangements to be at Keswick Moot Hall well in advance of the start time.

Saturday 8 June 2024 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

An epic walk through some of the best scenery in the Lake District

Wine Tasting and Quiz Fundraiser

Close up of red wine being poured into a wine glass with a background of grapes & vine leaves
Close up of red wine being poured into a wine glass with a background of grapes & vine leaves, and a banner below stating Join us for a Wine Tasting and Quiz Fundraiser

Wine Tasting and Quiz Fundraiser

Book your ticket

You’re Invited to an Unforgettable Wine Tasting & Quiz Fundraising Event with Janette McLaughlin, EWGA Wines Sales Director

Date: Thursday, 7th March
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Venue: Kendal Museum Cellar
Tickets: £20

What’s in Store for You:

Tasting Extravaganza: Immerse yourself in the world of wine as Janette guides you through the flavours and aromas of six carefully selected wines. From velvety reds to crisp whites, each sip will be a journey for your taste buds.

Quiz Fun: Test your wine knowledge with fun wine-themed quiz hosted by Janette

Socialise and Mingle: Make new friends or reconnect with old ones in the intimate setting of Kendal Museum’s cellar. Share your love for wine and create memories that will linger long after the last glass is empty.

Fundraising: Your presence supports a great local charity! All proceeds from this event will contribute to Carer Support South Lakes, making every sip count toward making a positive impact.

Act Fast – Seating is Limited!

Secure your spot for this exclusive event by purchasing your tickets for only £20. Don’t miss out on an evening filled with fine wines, engaging quizzes, and the warm company of like-minded wine enthusiasts.

To RSVP and purchase tickets, to our website and visit

Savour the moment, swirl the excitement, and join us for an evening that promises to be as rich as the wines we’ll be pouring!

Cheers to a Night of Wine, Wisdom, and Wonderful Memories!

Penningtons’ Carers Coffee

Carers Coffee from Penningtons Tea & Coffee

Coffee beans and espresso

Purchase your coffee from Penningtons

Limited edition coffee blend from Penningtons Tea & Coffee. 10 per cent of every bag sold will go to Carer Support South Lakes in 2023.

This limited edition coffee blend, called Carers Coffee, has been created to raised funds for our Charity of 2023, Carer Support South Lakes, based in Kendal. 10 per cent of every bag sold will go to Carer Support South Lakes this year. So you can enjoy your daily brew whilst raising funds for a Cumbrian charity.

Carer Support South Lakes is an independent, local charity and network partner of Carers Trust. Providing a range of services to support and enhance the lives of unpaid carers of all ages throughout South Lakeland, Carer Support South Lakes identifies the needs of unpaid Carers of any age and provides quality services, support and advocacy to promote their health and wellbeing. Their ultimate goal is to improve the lives of carers of all ages.