Ambleside: The Disappearance of Bartholomew Sinclair


Ambleside Quest – The Disappearance of Bartholomew Sinclair

Duration – Approximately 2 hours

Start point: Armitt Library, Rydal Road, Ambleside,LA22 9BL

Terrain: Moderate with some hills (there is a route extension in the game which will extend you walk for approx. 45 mins and include steep hills

Suitable for ages 12+

If there is a crash or fault with your phone you will be able to download the tour again, so don’t worry about it, however we recommend you do not close the internet page you are on whilst doing the walk, otherwise you will have to start from the beginning. Internet access needed.

On purchase you will receive a how to play guide, the answer sheet and the game itself.

The quests work best with teams of up to 5, however can be used for any number of groups. For larger groups it may be worth purchasing multiple and sharing he quests out.

PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER ONCE PURCHASED for your confirmation email and your downloadable walk.

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Welcome to your Ambleside Quest
Following the discovery of an old dusty journal in the attic of the Armitt Library, interest has grown in a long forgotten mystery surrounding the picturesque Lakeland village of Ambleside.  Well over 100 years ago, in 1903 a gentleman by the name of Bartholomew Sinclair went missing, never to be seen again.
Can you follow his journal to work out what perils he may have faced?


Quest walks are a fantastic way to discover new adventures and solve cryptic mysteries; as well as having a guided tour to some of the most must-see sites in a location. You will have to enter codes, work out puzzles and uncover mysteries to progress with your quests.

Follow the clues and solve puzzles to unlock your quest and solve your mission.

You have unlimited time so feel free to sample the delights that Ambleside has to offer.

You will also find out lots of interesting facts as you progress through with your quest; learning about the history of The Lake District.