Things to do in Penrith - The Penrith Treasure Trail


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    • A Spy Mission themed walking Treasure Trail around Penrith
    • Ideal for discovering more about where you live or exploring somewhere new
    • Trails are done in your own time at your own pace
    • This Trail is approximately 2 miles long and takes 2+ hours to complete
    • This Trail is suitable for all ages from 6 - 106 (no children necessary!)
    • One Trail booklet is enough for 4-5 people
    • Chance to win some real Treasure! All correct answers are entered into the monthly £100 prize draw
    • Circular loop Trail
    • Mobile phone text service for clue answers if you get stuck, ensuring that no mystery goes unsolved
    • This Trail can be sent to you in the post or downloaded today for instant Trailing fun!

The Penrith Treasure Trail starts at:

CA11 7PT

Please note:

This Trail explores Castle Park which has the following opening times: Easter to September = 7.30am to 9.00pm October to Easter = 7.30am to 4.30pm.

This Trail explores the historical Lakeland market town of Penrith. It mainly follows pavements and paths but there are a few steps, making it suitable for pushchairs but not wheelchairs. The nearest car park to the start is Bluebell Lane (CA11 7LX).

The Trail starts and finishes at the Tourist Information Office on Middlegate. There are plenty of opportunities for refreshments in the town with numerous cafes, coffee shops etc.

Public Toilets are available in these following areas along the Trail:

Little Dockray, Penrith CA11 7HL
Male, female and accessible toilets.
Baby changing facilities.
Open 7.45am to 9.30pm in summer.
Open 7.45am to 6.30pm in winter.

Penrith Castle Park toilets,
Ullswater Road, Penrith CA11 7EG
Male, female and accessible toilets.
Baby changing facilities.
Open 7.30am to 9pm or dusk (whichever is sooner) in summer.
Open 7.30am to 4.30pm or dusk (whichever is sooner) in winter.


Penrith Bus Station toilets,
Sandgate, Penrith CA11 7TP
Male, female and accessible toilets.
Baby changing facilities.
Open 7.30am to 9.30pm in summer.
Open 7.30am to 6.30pm in winter.