There is no tennis court in Orton but visitors have an opportuniy to play tennis on several courts in the vicinity. Travel distances to the tennis courts listed below are only approximate.
Tebay (2 miles)
There is a tennis court at Tebay where visitors can usually just turn up and play.
Ravenstonedale (8 miles)
There is a tennis court in the village managed by Ravenstonedale Tennis Club. Visitors are welcome for which there is a modest charge of £2 per person per session (2009), payable at the Black Swan Hotel in the village.
Kirkby Stephen (12 miles)
The grammar school at Kirkby Stephen has recreation facilities that are open to the public. This includes 2 tennis courts.