Kendal Mountain Festival 2019
Every November, thousands of outdoor enthusiasts from across the globe gather together at Kendal to share and celebrate the best stories from the world of adventure. Stories of human endurance, breathtaking environments and soul-stirring journeys; it’s pretty epic.
WHAT’S ON FROM LOWE ALPINE?
Team Lowe will be at the infamous Lowe Alpine Yurt at the festival Basecamp, where you can go behind the scenes with a jam-packed weekend of adventure talks and activities to #MOVEYOURWORLD.
From Winter Skills with mountaineering legend, Andy Cave, to a kids’ ‘Design Your Own Backpack’ competition, there’s something for everyone. Check out the full weekend schedule below.
INTRODUCING ‘YOGA IN THE YURT’!
This year, Lowe Alpine will be hosting Yoga in the Yurt with Proper Northern Yoga. Tickets cost £5, with 100% of the cost donated to the Lakeland Foundation. So you can get moving in the morning to start your day right, and move someone’s world at the same time!
Saturday 16th November, 8.30-9.30
Sunday 17th November, 9.30-10.30
Cost: £5. Booking is essential as places are extremely limited.
DESIGN YOUR OWN BACKPACK COMPETITION (For under 12s)
A backpack that doubles as a jetpack? A bottomless bag of sweets? Get creative and start sketching with the Lowe Alpine design team in the yurt, for your chance to win a Lowe Alpine backpack to take home!
Friday 15th November 11am
Saturday 16th November 2pm
Sunday 17th November 11am
LOWE ALPINE FRIDAY NIGHT ADVENTURES
Join Ben Saunders, one of the world’s top polar explorers and full time nomads, Faye and Matt Doyle from behind ‘This Expansive Adventure’ over at the Town Hall for the new Lowe Alpine Friday Night Adventures session. Learn more about the session and book your tickets.
When: Friday 15th November, 5.15pm
Cost: £15 Standard, £8.50 Young Adventurers
HOW LOWE CAN YOU GO? LIMBO COMP IN THE YURT!
Limbo competition with a catch- you’ve got to wear a backpack to play! Winner gets a backpack to take away. Go on…how Lowe can you go?
Friday 15th November, 2pm
Saturday 16th November, 3pm
PARTY IN THE YURT
Start your Saturday night right with the Lowe Alpine pre-party in the Yurt. Join us after the 4pm limbo comp for a free pint. Over 18’s only.
When: Saturday 16th November, 5pm