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George Fisher Ltd

2 Borrowdale Road, Keswick CA12 5DA, England
+44 17687 72178
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Best quality outdoor store in the Lakes

Without doubt this is the best quality store for outdoor gear in the Lakes. However don't expect to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
scottlam77
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Raleigh, North Carolina
via mobile
Great service

Realised I needed new walking boots when we had our last break in the Lakes and friends suggested... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wolverleytech
,
Kidderminster
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Visit our store in Keswick, shop online or give us call ... for outdoor, climbing, walking and camping equipment. We have huge stocks of waterproof jackets and pants, boots, ice axes, all kinds of travel accessories, maps, books, rucksacks, backpacking, trekking and mountaineering gear ... and at great prices.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great shop” (6 reviews)
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2 Borrowdale Road, Keswick CA12 5DA, England
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+44 17687 72178
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without doubt this is the best quality store for outdoor gear in the Lakes. However don't expect to find anything on sale or available for the price conscious....they carry only the best and only wish we could afford 😎

Thank scottlam77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Realised I needed new walking boots when we had our last break in the Lakes and friends suggested we tried George Fisher. Truly excellent outdoor equipment emporium with its own cafe (dog friendly too).. The help I received in finding a really comfortable pair of...More

Thank wolverleytech
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We never visit Keswick without calling in here and it never disappoints. The staff are very helpful and friendly and we love the fact we can take our dogs in. Lots of choice in clothes for the outdoors and a nice little cafe too. Shopping...More

Thank MagzyMay
George_Fisher_Ltd, Marketing Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Victoria

Reviewed 28 April 2017

I have eaten in the top floor cafe for years. BUT 2 weeks ago i was dissapointed and amazed that the prices had gone up by quite a jump. A baked potato is £8+ but not only that is that it was far worse quality...More

2  Thank JaneWindermere
AbrahamsCafe, Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Hi Jane, Very sorry to hear that your most recent visit to Abraham's Cafe was so disappointing, especially after so many years of eating here. I'll raise this with our cafe manager and with the kitchen to resolve what happened and how to prevent it...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Out of so many places to go for lunch I was so glad I chose George Fisher. The staff were so kind and helpful and the food delicious. Thanks for a lovely experience.

Thank mackus-von-backus
George_Fisher_Ltd, Marketing Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review! We hope to welcome you back again soon. Victoria

Reviewed 14 April 2017

I had been to a podiatrist and needed well fitting walking shoes to put the insoles into. They measured my feet and found the perfect fit , over the last two days walked many miles and no blisters or pain my feet feel well supported...More

Thank Wendy K
George_Fisher_Ltd, Marketing Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hello Wendy, thank you for your review. Really pleased to hear you found some comfy boots to put your insoles in and that you've been out enjoying them! Victoria

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Excellent service, we had concerns regarding our sons feet and were offered advice from a podiatrist who popped down to the shop floor and assessed our sons feet and suggested some exercises and insoles to use (in advance of our NHS appointment) Sam fitted our...More

1  Thank liz w
George_Fisher_Ltd, Marketing Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Hello Liz, Good to hear you were able to see Andrew (podiatrist) on one of his instore weekends and that Sam was able to find a good fitting boot for your son. Look forward to seeing you again when your son has grown out of...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a little gem in Keswick. The shop itself has a great range of everything you need for the walking and the outdoors. The cafe is small but really nice with a simple range of very good quality tasty food and treats. Cater well...More

Thank GFYork2015
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Apart from a great range of outdoor gear, George Fisher has an excellent cafe on the top floor. Locally sourced food, great service. It's always our first stop in Keswick

Thank philhunt99
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Great stop for lunch. Helpful and friendly staff. Very tasty and wholesome food. Great side salad. Recommended

Thank Ade3006
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