Mountain Goat Tours

Mountain Goat has been taking people around and showing them the best of the Lake District for over 30 years.

Established in 1972 this tour company has a vast amount of experience of small group tours with driver guides. They enable you to get off the beaten track, they have a 5 star trip advisor rating and have won many awards over the years.


The safety of our passengers and employees as always is our utmost priority. That's why you can travel with us with the assurance that we have put rigorous new measures in place to increase our hygiene and safety procedures. We are following all government and industry guidelines and standards as well as training all our employees on new COVID-19 procedures. All our procedures will be put into place to comply with the World Health Organisation, UK government guidance and The Department of Transport but also for the comfort of our passengers throughout their tour.


Our fleet of executive vehicles will be sanitised before the start of each tour as well as during the tour whilst passengers take time off the vehicle. We will be complying with all social distancing measures on our vehicles as per the government guidelines. Hand sanitiser will be freely available and we are inputting increased hygiene procedures. Our driver-guides will be conducting additional deep cleaning and disinfection of handrails, door handles, seats and overhead compartments on a daily basis. 



Our knowledgeable, friendly and professional driver-guides have undertaken COVID training to ensure they are giving the best experience at the highest standards. Our driver-guides have a diverse and colourful background including park rangers, police officers and teachers, many living in the national parks their whole lives. They will tell you the history of their homeland as well as tales of their professional lives within the national park too. They love sharing the hidden gems and they'll let you in on the local favourites.



Book a private tour or transfer in your own bubble and enjoy time with loved ones, you've missed during lockdown or treat your hero and spend the day doing your favourite things. Whether that's a luxury picnic on the fellside taking in the views of our beautiful national parks or taking a guided stroll around one of our lakes or gardens. 



We work with trusted suppliers across the national parks. All attractions and places we visit as well as recommend have been hand-selected by us and they meet our hygiene and safety standards.



Passenger will enjoy an increased time off the vehicle to enjoy the fresh air, wide-open spaces of the National Parks and explore their surroundings. We will take you off the beaten track to the lesser-known spots, where you can experience the countryside without sharing.



We are keeping our flexible booking terms encase any of our passengers need to cancel their trips for any reason.


Following UK Government guidelines, a face covering should be worn whilst onboard our vehicles. The safety of our passengers and team is paramount. We encourage passengers to cancel their tour if they or anyone in their household have any of the following symptoms, a high temperature, new, continuous cough or a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste. 

We recommend that you contact them directly to book, you can do this by calling them on +44 (0)1539445161 or visit the website.

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