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
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  • Cost: £600

Fellside field gate

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

Broughton Railway bridleway gate

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

Red Syke Gate

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

Footpath gate in the Duddon Valley

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

Wooden gate on Dales Way

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

Whetstone Lane fingerpost

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

Floutern Tarn gate

  • A new gate to go on the Bridleway past Foutern Tarn, Ennerdale.
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  • 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.
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  • Cost: £1200

Thackthwaite Beck Footbridge

  • A new wooden bridge over Thackthwaite Beck on the footpath between Wolloway and Thackthwaite in the east of the National Park.
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  • Cost: £1000

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.
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  • Cost: £4000

Waymarker post on the Ullswater Way

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

Fingerpost to Irton Church

  • Fingerpost pointing the way to Irton Church via Stocks Bridge, set with a backdrop of the Eskdale Fells
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  • 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.
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  • Cost: £600

Gate with lovely views of Blencathra

  • A gate near Burns Farm with splendid views of Blencathra.
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  • 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.
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  • Cost: £600

Gate above Bampton

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

Micle Moss Gate

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

Fingerpost at Moor Top

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

Troutbeck fingerpost

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

Wythop Valley Gate

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

Old Shap Road fingerpost

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

Old Shap Road fingerpost

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

Old Shap Road fingerpost

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

Old Shap Road fingerpost

  • Fingerpost on A6 showing " Old Shap Road to Thorn Cottage "
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  • 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 "
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  • 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
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Old Shap Road fingerpost

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

Fingerpost - Skelwith Fold

  • A new fingerpost located at Skelwith Fold, close to popular walks around Skelwith Bridge and Park Fell.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Gate overlooking Lake Windermere

  • A gate situated above the Low Wood Hotel with beautiful views of Lake Windermere.
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  • Cost: £600

Scarth Gap gate

  • A 5' wicket gate situated half way up Scarth Gap with outstanding views of the Buttermere Valley and surrounding fells.
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  • Cost: £350

Irton Church Gate

  • A new gate on the footpath from Irton Church, with fantastic views of Wasdale and the surrounding Fells. A really scenic venue next to the Church, popular for wedding photos.
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  • Cost: £600

Ennerdale Fingerpost

  • A fingerpost at the bottom of the Wild Ennerdale area in a popular beautiful valley.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Abbot Farm Fingerpost.

  • A fingerpost in a quiet idyllic location pointing from Abbot Farm towards Oxen Park.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wicket Gate - Wet Sleddale Reservoir

  • A new wicket gate on a popular path above Wet Sleddale reservoir.
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  • Cost: £600

Field Gate in Fell Wall at Ulpha

  • A field gate leading out onto the fell above Baskill Farm, Ulpha with local views of the beautiful Duddon Valley and the Duddon Estuary from this point.
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  • Cost: £600

Traditional Barn Door Hanging Field Gate, Ulpha

  • A gate in a wall gap that leads onto the open fell above Baskill Farm with views of the beautiful Duddon Valley and Estuary.
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  • Cost: £600

Finger Post at Lawns House, Witherslack

  • A new Fingerpost showing the Bridleway from Lawns House, Witherslack Hall to Church Road Witherslack . This is a very popular path over Yewbarrow with some great views.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost near Frith Hall

  • A fingerpost in a quiet corner of the lakes adjacent to an old stone arch bridge, on the route that takes you past the ruins of Frith Hall in the beautiful Duddon Valley.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Fingerpost - Kirkstone Summit

  • A new fingerpost located high on Patterdale Road close to the Kirkstone summit.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wooden Bridge - Tilberthwaite Gill

  • A small wooden bridge set in the dramatic Tilberthwaite Valley surrounded by atmospheric quarry caves and waterfalls.
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  • Cost: £1000

Ullswater Lakeshore wooden stile

  • New wooden 3 step stile on the Ullswater lakeshore path - looking across the lake to Barton Fell.
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  • Cost: £350

Wooden bridleway gate.

  • One of two bridleway gates on the route as it passes through Shapbeck plantation near Shap.
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  • Cost: £600

Bridleway Gates - Cawdale

  • A new wooden gate on a Bridleway near the beautiful Cawdale Beck in the Parish of Bampton.
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  • Cost: £600

Gate at Thirlmere

  • A new gate leaving the west shore road going up to the Binka Stone at tranquil Thirlmere.
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  • Cost: £600

Elterwater gate

  • Small wicket gate close to Elterwater Car Park.
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  • Cost: £600

Wincop Gate

  • Located in a remote corner of the Western Lakes with views of the Eskdale Valley and the Scafell range beyond.
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  • Cost: £600

Grains Gill bridge

  • A wooden footbridge situated above Stockley Bridge on the well used footpath up Grains Gill. This is at the top end of the Borrowdale valley, above Seathwaite Farm and has a stunning view of the surrounding valley.
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  • Cost: £2000

Ennerdale Gate

  • A gate near How Hall Farm on a track leading down to the beautiful lake shore with views of the lake and Pillar.
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  • Cost: £600

Field Gate - Loughrigg Common, Grasmere

  • A Field Gate from White Moss Woods out onto Loughrigg Common near the beautiful Grasmere.
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  • Cost: £600

Wincop Gate, Eskdale Valley

  • A gate above the beautiful Eskdale Valley with views of Birker Fell.
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  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost near Wincop, Eskdale Valley

  • A new fingerpost overlooking the beautiful Eskdale Valley.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Ellerbeck Bridge Gate, Eskdale Valley

  • A bridge in a lovely wood near to Ellerbeck, Eskdale Valley.
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  • Cost: £600

Gate in Eskdale overlooking Birker Fell

  • A gate close to Wincop and low ground with views over the Eskdale Valley.
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  • Cost: £600

Gate on access road to Wincop

  • A gate above Eskdale Valley on Birker Fell with stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
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  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost - Little Langdale

  • A fingerpost pointing the way to Stang End situated within Little Langdale.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Bridleway gate alongside the River Esk

  • A 5' gate on a very picturesque walk above the River Esk with views of the clear river waters and the mountain peaks of Hardknot Pass
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  • Cost: £600

Footbridge below Styhead Tarn, Borrowdale

  • A lovely little wooden footbridge on the low slopes of Great Gable. The bridge is on the path leading up to Sty Head - the centre of the Lakeland Fells. A serene, remote location with fabulous 360 degree views. Bridge locations really don't come much better than this.
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  • Cost: £2000

Matterdale gate

  • A wicket gate on the path between Matterdale End and Matterdale Church.
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  • Cost: £600

Calderbridge gate

  • A gate above Calder Woods on a walk through farmland
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  • Cost: £600

Matterdale field gate

  • A new wooden gate in the beautiful parish of Matterdale with stunning Lake District views
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  • Cost: £600

Field gate in rural Calderbridge

  • A gate above Calder Woods in a lovely rural setting
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  • Cost: £600

Kirkstone Pass wicket gate

  • This gate is situated above Kirkstone Pass Inn on the path to Stony Cove Pike
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  • Cost: £600

Troutbeck Village stile

  • Replacement stile off Low Gate Lane
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  • Cost: £350

Troutbeck Village stile

  • Situated close to Low Lane and the Mortal Man Inn
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  • Cost: £350

Troutbeck Village stile

  • Situated on the route between Jesus Christ Church and the Mortal Man Inn
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  • Cost: £350

Troutbeck Fingerpost

  • Situated opposite the entrance to Limefitt Park, pointing the way to the Village Centre
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Green Holme Clapper Bridge

  • An old stone built clapper bridge spanning Greenholme Beck. In a secluded location close to Beacon Tarn. The stone abutments have been washed out and the bridge is in danger of collapsing.
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  • Cost: £1000

Grizedale Beck Bridge.

  • A small wooden bridge spanning Grizedale Beck in a stunning wild location on the edge of Grizedale Forrest at the top end of the Rusland Valley. The timber bridge is starting to rott and the gabian baskets holding the bridge up have been undermined.
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  • Cost: £1500

Tarn Beck Bridge

  • Tarn Beck bridge is a 40 ft structure, situated in the Seathwaite valley. It is in desperate need of repair and will be replaced with a large timber bridge more in keeping with the stunning wood it is situated in.
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  • Cost: £5000

Bullat Bridge

  • A unique opportunity to sponsor a bridge near Burnmoor Tarn on the ancient corpse road from Boot, Eskdale over to Wasdale. A popular bridlway route with stunning views of Eskdale and Wasdale peaks.
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  • Cost: £3000

Bridge Gate, Ennerdale

  • A small 2'6" gate that is on the end of a bridge in the stunning Ennerdale Valley.
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  • Cost: £600

Ennerdale Fingerpost

  • A fingerpost in the stunning Ennerdale area above Calder Woods.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Wasdale Fingerpost

  • A three bladed fingerpost at a quiet crossroad in Nether Wasdale. with views up the beautiful Wasdale Valley towards Scafell.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Helsington Fingerpost

  • A road side fingerpost South of Helsington Church showing the bridleway to Brigsteer.
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  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

Field gate south of Caldbeck Village

  • A 12' field gate near Long Lea, Caldbeck with views up onto the stunning Caldbeck fells.
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  • Cost: £600

Fingerpost on Thwaites Fell above Fenwick Farm

  • A fingerpost on the hillside on Thwaites Fell with views down the Duddon Valley to the estuary and the sea.
  • This is a fingerpost
  • Cost: £150 plain or £250 with plaque

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