Guided Walk: Coniston Copper Trail

Group on a hillside on a guided walk in the Lake District

31 July 2019

Discover Coniston’s rich mining history over the past 500 years on this fascinating walk back in time. Relive the lives of the people who lived and worked here.

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  • Starts from: Coniston Tourist Information Centre at 10:30 am
    see start point descriptions here.
  • Postcode: LA21 8EH
  • Price: Adult £5, child free
  • Length: 7.7 km, 4.7 miles
  • Total ascent: 466 m (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 439 m
  • Duration: 5.0 hours
  • Grade: Moderate
  • Grade description: Medium walks of 5 – 15 km (3 – 9 miles). On hilly ground with often rough and uneven terrain and occasional steep gradients. A reasonable level of fitness is required.
  • Well behaved dogs on leads and guide dogs are welcome.

Please check our list of what to wear and bring. There’s more information in our FAQs to help make the most of your time.

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Group on a hillside on a guided walk in the Lake District

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