Popular Trips in Lake District, UK
CLAIFE HEIGHTS WINDERMERE
Bowness-on-Windermere, England, United Kingdom
Caught ferry at Ferry Nab (SD 39598 95815) car ferry cost £3.50 parked car at (SD 38830 96037 NT ) continued along shore path as far as Belle Grange (SD 38695 98922) continue through woods to Wise Een tarn (SD 37243 97527) then on to Moss Eccles tarn (SD 37240 96767) on to Near Sawrey Hil Top (Beatrix Potter) (SD 37063 995590) on to Far Sawrey then back to car.
Lingmoor Fell & Blea Tarn
Elterwater, England, United Kingdom
An easy walk for your first day in Langdale. The walk starts at the National Trust Car Park. From the car park follow the road to Bleatarn House and take the track opposite to ascend to Lingmoor fell. The ascent gives wonderful views of Crinckle Crags and Bowfell. The descent follows the ridge down to Side Pike, giving fine views of the Langdale Pikes. Then the route continues back to your start...
Hen Comb's Little Dodd in Cumbria
Loweswater, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Classic winter sunshine and snow give an alpine quality to this walk.The soft, fresh and occasionally deep snow slowed the pace which meant we didn't travel as fast ... but there's no rush to go anywhere fast with views like this.Full pictures and report @ http://www.loweswatercam.co.uk/091224_Christmas_Eve_on_Hen_Comb.htm
Bleaberry Fell and High Seat
Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Roger's in work today so it's just three of us for a walk this morning. We decide to walk to Walla Crag and then on to Bleaberry Fell. An extended ridge walk takes us to High Seat and down to Ashness Bridge.Full pictures and report @http://www.loweswatercam.co.uk/100502_Bleaberry_Fell.htm
Haystacks from Gatesgarth
Buttermere, England, United Kingdom
We haven't climbed Haystacks for a while, far too long in fact, so we join with Hilton and his sister in law on a fine weather ascent from Gatesgarth. A warm day but the temperature was held back slightly by a cool breeze.Full pictures and report @http://www.loweswatercam.co.uk/100708_Haystacks.htm
High Street and Mardale Ill Bell
Mardale, Lake District, United Kingdom
Had planned to do Kentmere round but weather was horrid so we decided to shorten our walk and lower our horizons.By the time we got back we were soaked but skies were starting to clear. By the time we reached the pub ther was hardly a cloud in sight!
Keswick to Skiddaw & LittleMan Summits
Keswick, England, United Kingdom
There is a small car park at the start point that only charges a few pounds for the whole day. Leave the car park and head back through the entrance and turn right. Walk past the, Mary Hewetson Cottage Hospital and turn right into Brundholme Road. Continue along Brundholme Road and then turn left into Spoonygreen Lane and here you will cross over the busy A66 courtesy of the footbridge.Continue along Spoonygreen...
Keswick 2 High Rigg via Castle Rigg
Keswick, England, United Kingdom
This is not a circular route so retrace your steps back to the start point and, double the distance stated. This is a short walk and incorporates Castle Rigg Stone Circle. These stones have stood for thousands of years stretching back to prehistoric times. There are 38 stones in a circle approximately 30 metres in diameter. Within the ring is a rectangle of a further 10 standing stones. The tallest stone is 2.3 metres high....
Patterdale to Pooley Bridge
Watermillock, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Good day walk if you want to be on a high ridge for several hours. With this being a linear walk you either need 2 cars or use the bus service. The bus from Pooley Bridge down to Patterdale is the 108 which runs every 2 hours. The ridge is a wide grassy ridge that follows the line of the old Roman road called High Street which ran between Ambleside and Penrith...
GRASMERE LOUGHRIGG FELL
Grasmere Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
Started this walk at grid ( NY 33753 08585) continued through Grasmere pass boat landings grid ( NY 33213 06857) on to Loughrigg Tarn grid (34575 04535) then onto Loughrigg Fell grid ( 34698 05135) then down to Grasmere cross river at the weir grid ( 34388 05952} then continue into Grasmere village then back to start.