Signposting fantastic routes in the Lake District National Park

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

Wooden Field Gate above Hartsop

  • A wooden field gate on the footpath above Hartsop - beautiful quiet valley adjacent to Pasture Beck heading towards Raven Crag.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate to Wansfell

  • Installation of a new gate to improve access to Wansfell from Nanny Lane in the Troutbeck Valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Mungrisdale Fingerpost

  • Fingerpost on the outskirts of Mungrisdale - with stunning views of the Northern Fells.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Near Matterdale Church

  • New field gate on a footpath in the beatiful parish of Matterale just east of Matterdale Church.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

New wicket gates and a fingerpost

  • Two new wicket gates together with a new fingerpost on the off-road path near Bampton.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

High Sweden Bridge

  • First gate on an Historic 'Outgang' to High Sweden Bridge and the Scandale valley above Ambleside.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Low Sweden Bridge access gate

  • Access gate at Low Sweden Bridge next to Scandale Beck
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Brackenclose gate

  • A field gate on a popular path along the side of Wastwater in Wasdale
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Windsor Farm fingerpost

  • replaement fingerpost on a quiet backroad in Wasdale, signposted Windsor Farm
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Irton with Santon fingerpost

  • A fingerpost at the start of a walk that takes in Mitredale Forest on the way to Wasdale
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

New timber wicket gate.

  • New wicket gate on the footpath on the lower fell above the beautiful village of Patterdale at the southern end of Ullswater Lake.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

New gate near Home Farm in Patterdale

  • A replacement gate in the lovely parish of Patterdale
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

New gate behind the Patterdale Hotel

  • A replacement gate behind the Patterdale Hotel in the lovely parish of Patterdale
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

4' wicket gate in Bootle

  • Wicket gate in rural location nestled between two farms
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Field gate in Nether Wasdale

  • A unique gate (not standard size) between two drystone walls with views towards Wasdale Head
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Woodhow wicket gate

  • A wicket gate in the picturesque Wasdale valley near Woodhow Farm
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Oxen Park small bridge

  • New footbridge to be built over the stream on the fell near to Oxen Park Village.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £2000

Bridge over the River Esk

  • A lovely bridleway that runs through the Eskdale valley
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £2000

Wicket gate at Lowther Castle

  • A new wicket gate in the grounds of Lowther Castle
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Footpath sign

  • Sign showing the walk from Lowther along the riverbank to Whale.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

New wicket gate near Lowther

  • A new wicket gate to replace a laddder stile
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

Grisedale valley wooden gate

  • Wooden field gate at the head of the Grisedale valley in Patterdale.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

12'gate in the hamlet of Rosgill

  • New wooden gate on the outskirts of the small hamlet of Rosgill in the east of the National Park.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Rosgill Fingerpost

  • New fingerpost on the outskirts of the small hamlet of Rosgill in the east of the National Park.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Waters Meet - near Hesket Newmarket

  • Wicket gate in a quiet woodland below Hesket Newmarket village, Caldbeck.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Hawes End gate

  • Wicket gate on quiet path in the woods behind Hawes End Centre.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate on Blencathra

  • Wooden gate behind High Row Farm on the slopes of Blencathra, with views of Helvellyn and the Thirlmere Valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate on Blencathra

  • 7' wooden gate behind High Row Farm on the slopes of Blencathra with views of Helvellyn, Mell Fell and the Thirlmere Valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Timber gate at Helton

  • 10' wooden gate on popular bridleway above Helton overlooking the Lowther Valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost at Low High Snab, Newlands

  • Fingerpost at Low High Snab on the start of the footpath up onto Robinson. A secluded location in the Newlands Valley.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ullswater Way 4' wicket gate

  • A 4' wicket gate on the shores of Ullswater. On the stunning 20 mile circular walking route - the Ullswater Way.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Howtown Fingerpost

  • Four bladed fingerpost in Martindale at the mouth of the beautiful valley of Fusedale.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Wooden gate on the shores of Ullswater

  • Wicket gate on Ullswater lakeshore with stunning views up the valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Barton Fell Fingerpost

  • Wooden fingerpost at the roadside on the east side of Ullswater below Barton Fell
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Bassenthwaite stile

  • Replacement stile in a quiet rural location near Robin Hood House with exceptional views accross Bassenthwaite Lake.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

The Rake fingerpost, Bassenthwaite

  • Fingerpost at start of the path onto The Rake with outstanding views accross Bassenthwaite Lake.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Gate near Robin Hood Farm, Bassenthwaite

  • Field gate on quiet path near Robin Hood Farm, Bassenthwaite with lovely views of the Bassenthwaite Lake and surrounding area.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Lowick fingerpost

  • Replacement fingerpost from Lowick Church heading towards Esps Farm, Lowick.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Broughton Mills fingerpost

  • A new fingerpost from near the Blacksmith Arms towards Hartley Ground.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Stanley Ghyll fingerpost

  • Fingerpost at the start of the walk to Stanley Ghyll Force - a popular route with walkers of all abilities and a destination for many who have travelled on Lal Ratty to Dalegarth.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost to Holme Bridge

  • Fingerpost that directs you to Holmrook via the picturesque Holme Bridge
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost to Calder Woods

  • From the village of Gosforth to Calder Valley Woods passing close to Calder Abbey.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Gate at Haltcliffe, Caldbeck.

  • Field gate in quiet rural location with good views of the Caldbeck Fells.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate near Godferhead, Loweswater.

  • Field gate near Godferhead, Loweswater with views of the surrounding valley.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Whitherslack to Whitbarrow fingerpost

  • Fingerpost marking the start of the footpath to Whitbarrow Scar from Whitherslack.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wythop Woods gate

  • A wooden field gate in the quiet Wythop valley, Bassenthwaite, near Lothwaite Side.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Gate on Sale Fell, Wythop

  • Wicket gate above St Margarets Church, on the lower slopes of Sale Fell. A quiet location on the edge of the National Park.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Dale Park: Fingerposts

  • A new roadside fingerpost from Dale Park in the Rusland Valley to the western side of Windermere Lake.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

High Dale Park, Rusland

  • A new roadside fingerpost, High Dale Park to Eel House.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Field gate near Castlerigg, Keswick.

  • Gate on the path from Castlerigg Farm to the Stone Circle with views over St Johns in the Vale, looking towards Helvellyn.
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

High Dale Park, Rusland

  • A new roadside fingerpost from High Dale Park to Breasty Haws.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Roger Ground, Hawkshead.

  • A new fingerpost at Roger Ground to Hawkshead village.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ealinghearth, Colton.

  • A new fingerpost at Ealinghearth to Bouth Village.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wicket gate on the Ullswater Way

  • New wooden gate on popular lakeshore path on the Ullswater Way at Howtown
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Slater Bridge Fingerpost

  • A new fingerpost to Slater Bridge.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ullswater lakeshore bridge

  • Replacement footbridge on the shores of Ullswater. This is a popular route on the Ullswater Way near Pooley Bridge and has fantastic views to the central fells of Sheffied Pike and Helvellyn.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £5000

Bridge near Gowbarrow overlooking Ullswater

  • Replacement bridge on the Ullswater Way. The bridge is just off the summit of Gowbarrow near the old shooting lodge.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £2000

Field Gate

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

Field Gate near Rydal Hall

  • A Field Gate close to Rydal Hall
  • This is a gate
  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost near the National Park Eastern Boundary

  • Wooden fingerpost near Wet Sleddale - adjacent to the River Lowther.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Matterdale Common fingerpost

  • New fingerpost on the bridleway on Matterdale Common..
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Matterdale Common fingerpost

  • New fingerpost on Matterdale Common
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Syke Beck farm sleeper bridge

  • A sleeper bridge in a rural farmland location
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £800

Fenwick Bridge

  • A wooden bridge in a steep sided Ghyll in a quiet and beautiful corner of the Lake District National Park to the East of Black Combe and Swinside Fell.
  • This is a bridge
  • Cost: £1000

Fingerpost to Canomile Cottage

  • In a secluded farmyard in the Ponsonby Parish, this fingerpost points towards Calderbridge.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost from Eskmeals to Middleton Place

  • In a coastal, rural location at the intersection of two footpaths this fingerpost points east towards Middleton Place Farm
  • This is a roadside sign
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Lingbeck Bridge, Muncaster, Eskdale

  • In the beautiful Eskdale Valley with views of Muncaster Fell and the mountains at the head of the valley.
  • This is a obstruction

Fingerpost in the Western Lakes

  • Signposted to Ponsonby Old Hall
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Birker Fell Fingerpost

  • A fingerpost with commanding views of the Eskdale fells from the Birker road signposted for High Ground.
  • This is a roadside sign
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Cockley Beck Fingerpost

  • At the bottom of Wrynose Pass and the road up to Hardknott Pass this fingerpost points to Black Hall Farm.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost on Birker Fell

  • A fingerpost at the start of the Birker Fell Road that points to 'Holehouse Bridge' in the parish of Ulpha.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost at the top of Wrynose Pass

  • A fingerpost pointing to Cold Pike at the farthest reach of the Western Lakes area, near to the Three Shires Stone.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ladder Stile, Barrow Wife Hill

  • A wooden ladder stile on the path from Bog End Moss passing over Barrow Wife Hill to Hare Hill and Cartmel Fell Road.
  • This is a stile
  • Cost: £350

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