Home > Jetties > Nichol End Nichol End JettyStop for Nichol End Marine, watersports centre, and Portinscale village. Slideshow8 photosNichol End MarineSkiddaw from Nichol End, PortinscaleUndisturbed views of SkiddawLaunch at Nichol EndBusy Launch departing Nichol EndPortinscale VillageTearooms are a 5 min walk from the JettyKayaking hire and tuition at Nichol End MarineStop off here for the watersports centre and to walk into the village of Portinscale. LocationGet directions on GoogleThings to do near Nichol End Food & DrinkDandelion CafeStunning views over the lake from Portinscale. Tea, cakes and freshly prepared meals. ActivitiesDerwentwater MarinaA great way to explore Derwentwater by canoes, kayaks, paddle boards and windsurfers. ActivitiesNewlands Adventure CentreKeswick's largest provider of outdoor activities offering full and half day sessions. PlacesNewlands ValleyThe Newlands Valley is regarded as one of the most picturesque and quiet valleys in the Lake District. PlacesPortinscalePortinscale is a small village 1.5 miles from Keswick, with easy walking access from Nichol End Jetty. Food & DrinkThe Chalet TearoomsA stylish tearoom in Portinscale offering breakfast, lunch, afternoon teas and handmade cakes. WalksThe Derwentwater WalkA scenic 10 mile waymarked walk around Derwentwater on flat and easy paths. Food & DrinkThe Lingholm KitchenA stunning cafe and shop that looks down onto an octagonal walled garden in The Lingholm Estate. Food & DrinkThe Swinside InnA traditional family run dog friendly pub in the beautiful setting of The Newlands Valley. Plan your cruise TimesCheck times for the lake cruises. FaresSee prices for the Keswick launch. MapExplore the jetties you can hop-on hop-off. QuestionsHave questions? Check our FAQs. Limited launch service today. Read more.