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A pied The Saddle of Coniston ( download : )
The Saddle of Coniston
distance 4.26km vertical_gain +208m vertical_drop -205m duration 1h45 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Coniston - Cumbria

A lovely, gentle walk, climbing up alongside the waterfalls of Church Beck to the quarry at the end of the Coppermines valley, returning via the saddle with beautiful views of Coniston village and the lake. You can end the walk with a well-deserved pint in one of the cosy village pubs. A great walk to start your holiday or to do with children.

Lingmoor low level circular
distance 14.72km vertical_gain +361m vertical_drop -356m duration 5h05 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

A good circular walk around Lingmoor fell with plenty of interest which is a great choice if the higher fells are shrouded in cloud.

The walk takes in the Langdale and Little Langdale Valleys, explores a disused slate quarry and passes a working slate quarry. The walking and route finding are easy, the views are good and there are places on the way to buy refreshments. As a circular walk it can be started from a variety of places along the route.

A pied Angle Tarn and Rest Dodd ( download : )
Angle Tarn and Rest Dodd
distance 10.34km vertical_gain +558m vertical_drop -551m duration 4h15 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Patterdale - Cumbria

A steady climb up to Angle Tarn from Hartsop via Boredale Hause followed by a stroll along a ridge with great views over to Helvellyn then up to Rest Dodd dropping down to Hayeswater and back to the car park.

A pied Holme Ground - Black Crag ( download : )
distance 12.73km vertical_gain +629m vertical_drop -672m duration 5h10 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Coniston - Cumbria

A pleasant hike, to the west of Ambleside, across hills overlooking Windermere and Coniston Lakes.

Scafell Pike from Borrowdale
distance 15.06km vertical_gain +890m vertical_drop -889m duration 6h25 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Borrowdale - Cumbria

The classic and well trodden ascent of Scafell Pike from Seathwaite in Borrowdale. Ascending via Grains Gill to Great End and then Esk Hause and Broad Crag. The descent is via the 'Corridor Route' to Styhead Tarn and then back to Seathwaite.

A circular walk around Tarn Hows
distance 2.62km vertical_gain +44m vertical_drop -45m duration 0h50 Facile Facile
departure start_from Hawkshead - Cumbria

A gentle walk in a beautiful setting, enjoyable in any weather. The walk is accessible to wheelchairs and pushchairs and is not too long for little legs.

A pied Elterwater Lakes ( download : )
distance 8.51km vertical_gain +184m vertical_drop -183m duration 2h50 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

In contrast to the great lakes of the Lake District, here are three small lakes that lay south of Elterwater village.

A pied Rydal - Loughrigg Fell ( download : )
distance 6.65km vertical_gain +358m vertical_drop -401m duration 2h45 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

A few kilometres from Ambleside, a walk to the top of Loughrigg Fell overlooking the lakes of the National Park Lake District.

distance 15.86km vertical_gain +897m vertical_drop -891m duration 6h40 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Patterdale - Cumbria

An inevitable hike, to the most popular peak of the Lake District, Helwellyn. A hike made all the more pleasant by passing along two lakes: Red Tarn Lake and Grisedale Ran Lake.

distance 11.1km vertical_gain +368m vertical_drop -280m duration 4h05 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Staveley-in-Cartmel - Cumbria

This circular walk in the South Lakeland offers fine views of Lake Windermere and the surrounding fells from the summit of Gummers How. The walk also includes woodland and open countryside.

A pied Loweswater Terrace ( download : )
Loweswater Terrace
distance 9.22km vertical_gain +213m vertical_drop -220m duration 3h10 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Loweswater - Cumbria

A stunning circular walk with beautiful views over Loweswater and the surrounding fells.

A pied A greater Hayeswater Round ( download : )
A greater Hayeswater Round
distance 14.75km vertical_gain +953m vertical_drop -953m duration 6h30 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Patterdale - Cumbria

A walk with the best views of both Southern and Northern Lakeland and Roman history.

A pied Lanthwaite to Braithwaite ( download : )
Lanthwaite to Braithwaite
distance 12.31km vertical_gain +992m vertical_drop -1052m duration 5h55 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Buttermere - Cumbria

Linear walk with a few scrambles and beautiful vistas

Little Stand, The Crinkles and Bowfell : Circular walk from Cockley Beck
distance 13.84km vertical_gain +820m vertical_drop -820m duration 5h55 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Dunnerdale-with-Seathwaite - Cumbria

A lovely walk taking in the excellent and interesting Crinkle Crags and with great views down Great Langdale, over to the Scafell group and south down the Duddon Valley. The start up Little Stand and the descent from Ore Gap are without the heavily trodden paths now common in the Lake District.

There are a few small parking spaces near Cockley Beck heading west towards Hardknott Pass. Please park sensibly so other walkers and climbers and get in too.

A pied Deepdale circular ( download : )
distance 15.09km vertical_gain +912m vertical_drop -910m duration 6h30 Moyenne Moyenne
departure start_from Patterdale - Cumbria

A good climb up to Fairfield for all round views and a stretch for the legs

A pied Blea Tarn and Side Pike ( download : )
Blea Tarn and Side Pike
distance 5.96km vertical_gain +258m vertical_drop -255m duration 2h20 Facile Facile
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

An out and back walk from the Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel car-park. The Hotel car parking is available for non Hotel users but you will need to purchase a parking ticket from a machine.

distance 23.01km vertical_gain +962m vertical_drop -962m duration 8h50 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Ulpha - Cumbria

A long and interesting walk from Hall Dunnerdale which could also be started from other places nearby. You will take in some lovely rolling countryside followed by a gradual ascent up a picturesque valley before making the climb up to Brown Pike. From here you are on the high Lakeland fells and take in numerous tops including the Old Man of Coniston. You descend carefully to Seathwaite Tarn and then back to Seathwaite where the Newfield Inn will welcome you with great beer and food.

A pied Crinkle Crags ( download : )
distance 11.39km vertical_gain +740m vertical_drop -742m duration 5h00 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

Crinkle Crags summits lie facing the summits of Langdale Fell separated by Mickleden Beck River valley.

A pied Langdale Pikes ( download : )
distance 10.58km vertical_gain +770m vertical_drop -770m duration 4h50 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Lakes - Cumbria

A hike to four summits discovering a wide range of this part of the Nation Park Lake District. The Park Lake District trails aren't waymarked. There are very few signs but the pathway is straightforward as there aren't many crossings. It is, however, preferable not to leave the trail, especially in foggy weather.

distance 8.67km vertical_gain +784m vertical_drop -784m duration 4h20 Difficile Difficile
departure start_from Borrowdale - Cumbria

To the west of the Cumbrian Mountains, both Great and Green Gable summits offer a pleasant hike.