Signposting fantastic routes in the Lake District National Park

List of all finger posts, gates, stiles and bridges available for sponsorship

Pets Quarry field gate

  • A gate off Kirkstone road below Pets Quarry
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Thackthwaite wooden gate

  • Timber gate on footpath near the hamlet of Thackthwaite.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate above the Duddon Valley

  • A gate leading down off the fell onto Wrynose Pass with views down the Duddon Valley to the sea.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Cold Fell fingerpost

  • Fingerpost at the crossroads on Cold Fell, directing people along a short bridleway to Side Farm.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ulpha Bridge stile

  • Rebuild of stone stile with new slate slabs.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Mungrisdale wicket gate

  • Wooden wicket gate (replacing a wooden step stile) on the roadside in the parish of Mungrisdale.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Views of the Northern Fells wooden field gate

  • Wooden field gate on a footpath in Mungrisdale with stunning views of the Northern fells.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Ennerdale Fingerpost

  • A fingerpost in beautiful wild Ennerdale near Whins Farm.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Stock Farm Gate

  • A new 6ft gate on the edge of farmland going into the forest above the beautiful hamlet of Nibthwaite.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Wooden gate at Hartsop

  • New gate on the popular footpath from Brotherswater to Hartsop
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Ennerdale Gate

  • A stunning location in Wild Ennerdale on the coast to coast route with views of the lake shore and next to Side Wood.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Carrock Mine Fingerpost

  • A fingerpost at Carrock Mine, Caldbeck
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Birker Fell fingerpost

  • Fingerpost on a seldom used bridleway that leads over Birker Fell to Devoke Water via Rough How Farm. Great views of the fell.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fellside, Bootle footpath gate

  • On the outskirts of Bootle Village and below Black Combe - this gate gives access to a footpath through fields from Fellside Bridge,
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Fellside field gate

  • A traditional wooden gate between stone walls on a footpath beneath Black Combe, on the outskirts of Bootle village.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Broughton Railway bridleway gate

  • A gate giving access to the old railway near Broughton in Furness, now a public bridleway and cycleway.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Mell Fell wicket gate

  • Wicket gate on footpath near Mell Fell with stunning views of the Northern Fells.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Stanley Gill Bridge

  • A new 13 meter steel and timber bridge is needed to replace the old wooden footbridge in Stanley Gill. This will give bridleway access across the river, as part of the popular network of trails in this beautiful part of the Lake District.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £16500

Stanley Gill lower viewing platform

  • An iconic, artist designed viewing platform beneath Stanley Force, on the footpath into Stanley Gill, Eskdale. For further details and information please phone Phil Clague on 07776227764.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £17500

Stanley Gill, upper falls viewing platform

  • An iconic, artist designed viewing platform in a dramatic setting, close by Stanley Force waterfall in Stanley Gill, Ekdale. For further details please phone Phil Clague on 07776227764.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £17500

Walkway to Stanley Force waterfall

  • An artist designed metal walkway giving access across cliffs and leading to Stanley Force waterfall, in an impressive position within Stanley Gill, Eskdale. For further details please phone Phil Clague on 07776227764.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £9600

Footpath gate in the Duddon Valley

  • A replacement 3ft footpath gate near the river in woodland in the Duddon Valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate on bridge over the River Duddon.

  • A replacement 3ft gate on the Memorial Bridge in the beautiful Duddon Valley.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £600

Grasmere Lake Outfall Bridge

  • In the heart of Wordsworth country, this bridge is a vital part of the hugely popular Grasmere Trail and has fantastic views over the lake and the iconic Helm Crag.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £7500

Wooden gate on Dales Way

  • An 8' wooden gate in a stone wall on the Dales Way, near Cragg House - a very popular walk.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Wooden Gate on Dales Way

  • A nine foot wooden gate on the very popular Dales Way between Staveley and Bowness.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate on the main path to Helvellyn

  • New wicket gate on popular path from Patterdale to Helvellyn.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost near Helton

  • Public bridleway fingerpost on the roadside near Helton
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Whetstone Lane fingerpost

  • A fingerpost showing the bridleway from Whetstone Lane to Helsington Church.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Windy Howe fingerpost

  • Situated in the new extension area of the Lake District National Park, this fingerpost marks the start of the footpath from Windy Howe (Helsington Church Road) down to Park End, Brigsteer. The spot offers stunning panoramic views over the Lyth Valley and beyond to the Furness Fells and Morecambe Bay.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Dales Way fingerpost

  • A three-way finger post under the Railway Bridge at Staveley Village showing Dales Way.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Dales Way fingerpost

  • A roadside finger post at the Staveley Bypass bridge showing Dales Way Burneside 3.5 miles.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Dales Way fingerpost

  • A two-way fingerpost showing Dales Way at the point that bridleway enters the fields from a walled track.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Dales Way fingerpost

  • A three-way fingerpost as the Dales Way leaves the bridleway and heads along a footpath towards Cragg House.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Gate off Robin Lane

  • An access gate from Robin Lane to Skelgill Woods and Jenkin Crag.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Bootle Gate Syke Beck

  • A gate in a rural farm location on a footpath that heads down to the beautiful Western coast.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Ullswater Way - gate in traditional stone stile

  • New wicket gate on the popular Ullswater Way - situated on a traditional stone stile with breathtaking views of Ullswater and the surrounding fells.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Kirkstone ladder stile

  • A replacement ladder stile in a stunning location above Pets Quarry in the Parish of Ambleside.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Floutern Tarn gate

  • A new gate to go on the Bridleway past Foutern Tarn, Ennerdale.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Banna Fell gate

  • A new 8'6" gate on the Bridleway between Ennerdale and Buttermere. This gate will have a traditional 'barn door' hanging.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Bridleway Gate Ennerdale

  • A new gate on the Bridleway between Ennerdale and Buttermere.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Mosedale Bridleway Gate

  • A new bridleway gate on the route between Ennerdale and Buttermere, at the head of Mosedale.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Dash Falls Bridge

  • A dual use bridge on the bridleway leading up to Skiddaw House. A quiet location in middle of the Northern Fells.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £0

Dalemain Loop Gate

  • A new gate on the Dalemain Loop of the Ullswater Way.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Ullswater Way Bridge

  • A bridge next to the lake on the Ullswater Way.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £2500

Views of Wet Sleddale Reservoir gate

  • A new wooden gate on the footpath between Haweswater and Wet Sleddale, overlooking Wet Sleddale reservoir.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Kentmere Outflow Bridge

  • A wooden footbridge at the head of the Kentmere Vally crossing the outflow channel for Kentmere Reservoir, An important bridge on a popular circular walk.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £4000

Waymarker post on the Ullswater Way

  • A sign on the popular llswater Way route, situated at the Northern End of Barton Fell overlooking Ullswater.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Holehouse Gill Bridge

  • A new bridge over a deep channel that brings access to some lesser known paths in Ulpha.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £3000

Fingerpost to Irton Church

  • Fingerpost pointing the way to Irton Church via Stocks Bridge, set with a backdrop of the Eskdale Fells
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Carter Ground gate

  • A new 9ft gate, within the Broughton Mills area, tucked away in a field near Carter Ground.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate with lovely views of Blencathra

  • A gate near Burns Farm with splendid views of Blencathra.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Nab Scar ladderstile

  • This is the stile on the climb up to Nab Scar. Part of the Fairfield Horseshoe
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

6' Field Gate in the beautiful Buttermere Valley

  • A field gate on a footpath near Crag Farm in the beautiful Buttermere valley, which leads up the side of Sail Beck.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Wha House Bridge

  • A footbridge next to a ford this bridleway leads towards a woodland on the side of the fell. With views of the River Mite and Hardknott Pass beyond this is truly a stunning and unspolit location.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £1000

Gate above Bampton

  • Wooden gate in place of a derelict ladder stile on a path above Bampton
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Matterdale Fingerpost

  • A new fingerpost in the parish of Matterdale
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Micle Moss Gate

  • Bridleway gate on Mickle Moss between Kentmere and High Borrans
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost at Moor Top

  • A sign at the top of the pass linking Grizedale Forest and Hawkshead
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Troutbeck fingerpost

  • A new fingerpost located in the Troutbeck Valley,
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wythop Valley Gate

  • Gate near Kelswick on the bridlway in the quiet and secluded valley of Wythop
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

High Close fingerpost

  • Close to the National Trust property at High Close, this path leaves the road and continues to Loughrigg Tarn.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost from A6 to "Old Shap Road / Shap Summit 1 1/2 Miles"
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost from A6 showing the "Old Shap Road / Wasdale Old Bridge 1 1/2 Miles"
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Finger post on A6 showing " Old Shap Road/ Hause Foot 1 Mile"
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost at Crookdale Bridge showing "Old Shap Road/ Shap Summit 1 Mile"
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road

  • Finger post on A6 showing " Old Shap Road to Thorn Cottage "
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Finger post at Thorn Cottage, Nr Bannisdale High Bridge Showing " Old Shap Road to Wolf Howe "
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost at Bannisdale High Bridge Showing " Old Shap Road to Plough Farm 3/4 Mile
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost Nr Plough Farm showing "Old Shap Road to Bannisdale 3/4 Mile"
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

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