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Walking Lanthwaite to Braithwaite ( Download : )
Lanthwaite to Braithwaite
distance 12.31km Vertical gain +992m Vertical drop -1052m Durée 5h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Buttermere - Cumbria

Linear walk with a few scrambles and beautiful vistas

Walking Loweswater Terrace ( Download : )
Loweswater Terrace
distance 9.22km Vertical gain +213m Vertical drop -220m Durée 3h10 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Loweswater - Cumbria

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

distance 5.28km Vertical gain +302m Vertical drop -303m Durée 2h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Buttermere - Cumbria

A short Lake District ridge walk that includes two Wainwrights. Surrounded by higher fells, the ridge between Ard Crags and Knott Rigg offers some wonderful Lakeland scenery.

distance 15.93km Vertical gain +892m Vertical drop -893m Durée 6h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Above Derwent - Cumbria

A rewarding Lake District walk of the highest calibre. The Horseshoe route takes in all the peaks on either side of the Newlands Valley and offers some wonderful walking and superb views throughout.

distance 7.82km Vertical gain +734m Vertical drop -726m Durée 4h00 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Borrowdale - Cumbria

An energetic Lake District Horseshoe walk that takes in four summits as you keep to the high ground surrounding Gillercomb. The walk could also be extended to take in Great Gable if time and energy permit!

distance 12.69km Vertical gain +941m Vertical drop -941m Durée 5h50 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Borrowdale - Cumbria

This Lake District walk includes an unpathed section of route and is for experienced walkers only and navigation skills are essential. The walk includes Great End approached from the Corridor Route before following easier ground to the summit of Glaramara. The descent from the latter summit requires careful navigation for a trouble-free descent back down to Seathwaite.

distance 8.67km Vertical gain +784m Vertical drop -784m Durée 4h20 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Borrowdale - Cumbria

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

Scafell Pike from Borrowdale
distance 15.06km Vertical gain +890m Vertical drop -889m Durée 6h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in 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.

distance 17.37km Vertical gain +1349m Vertical drop -1347m Durée 8h10 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Wasdale - Cumbria

This Lake District walk is strenuous including seven summits in what can be a tiring day. Good navigational skills are essential when visibility is poor. The rewards for the hard work are numerous and you will enjoy many wonderful lakeland panaoramas completing the walk.

distance 5.54km Vertical gain +15m Vertical drop -24m Durée 1h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Keswick - Cumbria

A linear Lake District walk that follows the shore of Derwentwater south from Keswick to Lodore landing stage. The return to Keswick uses the seasonal launces on Derwentwater.

distance 12.19km Vertical gain +322m Vertical drop -325m Durée 4h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Borrowdale - Cumbria

Combining the delights of Borrowdale with the rural charm of Watendlath, this Lake District walk offers some wonderful views and relatively easy walking. Route finding is generally easy although there is a steady ascent from Lodore up to Watendlath.

distance 7.96km Vertical gain +200m Vertical drop -239m Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eskdale - Cumbria

This linear walk in the Western Lake District offers some wonderful views and should be completed at a leisurely pace. The route uses the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway to the return to the start.

distance 4.75km Vertical gain +656m Vertical drop -0m Durée 2h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Eskdale - Cumbria

A Lake District walk to a summit often only visited in passing. The route starts in Eskdale and takes a direct approach to the top.

Walking The Scafells from Eskdale ( Download : )
distance 18.94km Vertical gain +1187m Vertical drop -1220m Durée 8h15 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Eskdale - Cumbria

This challenging Lake District walk includes Scafell and Scafell Pike in a single circuit using the long approach from the Esk Valley. There are some sections of the route that require care and experience in map reading is essential.

distance 10.66km Vertical gain +666m Vertical drop -668m Durée 4h40 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Eskdale - Cumbria

Harter Fell occupies a relatively isolated position overlooking the Eskdale valley and this Lake District walk offers some wonderful views towards Scafell and Scafell Pike. The route also includes a visit to pretty Low Birker Tarn, which sees relatively few visitors.

Little Stand, The Crinkles and Bowfell : Circular walk from Cockley Beck
distance 13.84km Vertical gain +820m Vertical drop -820m Durée 5h55 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in 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.