Sep 12

The Long Lake Challenge, Windermere, 27 Sept


Amongst Cumbria’s most beautiful natural reserves and scenic landscapes, take on our kayaking challenge along the largest lake in England- Lake Windermere.

This unique challenge will test your endurance as you paddle the 11 mile long course. You will have a choice of taking a rough zig-zagged path, or can take a smooth and easier route if that’s what you prefer.

If you are a novice or even can’t swim, don’t worry! With our specialist training, qualified instructors and state-of-the-art equipment, anyone can participate in this challenge!


Registration Fee: £35

Fundraising Target: £200



  • Coaches will leave from London Orphans in Need Whitechapel office at 1am on Saturday 27th September to reach Windermere for 8am.
  • You will be met by our specialist instructors who will provide you with kayaking information and equipment.
  • Kayaking challenge will last from 9am-5pm with breaks and lunch stops for a wood-oven pizza!
  • We will depart from Windermere at 5pm to return to London for 1am.


For a more detailed Itinerary please refer to The Long Lake Challenge Information Pack.

Contact: [email protected]  www.orphansinneed.org.uk and on facebook