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Workington is an ancient market and industrial town at the mouth of the River Derwent. Some parts of the town north of the River Derwent date back to Roman times. As well as the new shopping centre you can also explore Workington's history.

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tel: 01900 606699

 

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The Howk

Limestone gorge falls. Park near village pond in Caldbeck. Walk down hill to farm with 'Howk' on barn end, follow the path for a further 0.5 mile.

Caldbeck, Cumbria, CA7 8EA

 
Holme Wood

Holme Wood, owned by the National Trust. The fells on the lake's southern shore are thickly wooded, the name itself derives from the Old Norse for 'leafy lake'.

B5289, South of Cockermouth, Loweswater, Cumbria, -

 
Fairfield

Wandering Aengus are based in the Lake District and we are the specialists in self-guided Lake District walking holidays.

Wandering Aengus Treks, Fellside End, Fellside, Caldbeck, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 8HA

tel: 016974 78443

 
Raise Beck Falls

Coming over Dunmail Raise between Thirlmere and Grasmere the falls can be viewed from the road at the top of the pass.

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Smugglers Route

Walk Route: Maryport-Allonby-Aspatria-Mealsgate-Ireby

  • Miles: 27

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Sourmilk Ghyll

Long cascade over slabs, easily seen. Park at Seathwaite Farm. Steep path and scramble. About 0.5 mile walk.

Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Cumbria, CA12 5XJ

 
Aspatria

Aspatria is a small town in the North West of Cumbria, situated within the area known as the Western Lake District between Maryport and Wigton.

Aspatria, Cumbria, CA5 3HB

tel: 01539 822222

 
Skiddaw

This mountain is one of the oldest formations in the Lake District (and indeed in Europe) and provides a variety of gentle ascents for even the most inexperienced walker. Skiddaw overlooks the popular market town of Keswick.

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Scale Force

At 172 ft the highest fall in Lakeland. Hidden in tree-lined cleft. 2.5 miles from Buttermere car park - follow signs to fall. Care needed in scrambling to foot of fall.

Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9XA

 
Derwentwater

Derwentwater is the widest of the lakes in Cumbria - the Lake District. Overlooked by the mighty Skiddaw and with the bustling market town of Keswick on its northern shore, it is a popular choice with visitors.

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Loweswater

Loweswater is a small hamlet situated between Loweswater and Crummock waters. It is home to The Kirkstile Inn which has been providing food and shelter for some 400 hundred years, and now has it's very own brewery.

Loweswater, Cumbria, CA13 0RU

tel: 01539 822222

 
Bassenthwaite

The village of Bassenthwaite lies around 1 mile east of Bassenthwaite Lake. The lake is the most northerly of the lakes and is also one of the largest but the quietest in the Lake District, it is also home to it's own sailing club.

Bassenthwaite, Cumbria, CA12 4QG

tel: 01539 822222

 
Dungeon Ghyll Force

National Trust property in Great Langdale. 40ft vertical drop. Spectacular scenery. Parking for the walk up to Dungeon Ghyll is available at the foot of Harrison Stickle.

Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9JU

 
Grisedale Pike

Grisedale Pike forms the backdrop to Derwentwater's western shore.

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Blencathra

Set near Skiddaw forest overlooking the River Greta in the north of the Lake District, Blencathra is one of the county's most renowned peaks.

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Bassenthwaite Lake

Bassenthwaite Lake is the largest and only true lake in Cumbria - Lake District, the others are all 'meres' or 'waters'.

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Thirlmere

Thirlmere is a pretty, clear lake with a wooded shoreline and is best enjoyed from the west shore which winds its way through the trees. The views around the lake up to Helvellyn and Dollywagon Pike are impressive.

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Rosthwaite, CA

tel: 01539 822222

 
Caldbeck

Caldbeck in Northern Cumbria is one of the most beautiful and peaceful of all the Lakeland villages and is ideally situated for exploring the Lake District, the Scottish Borders, the Eden Valley and the North Pennines.

Caldbeck, Cumbria, CA7 8EA

tel: 01539 822222