Guided Walk: In the Footsteps of Wordsworth

Aira Force

© Cumbria Tourism

3 August 2019

Take the steamer from Glenridding to the legendary Aira Force waterfalls. Lovely level walk back. In partnership with Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum.

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  • Starts from: Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding at 09:40 am
    see start point descriptions here.
  • Postcode: CA11 0PD
  • Price: Free, donations welcome. Special half price boat fare with this walk
  • Parking charges apply
  • Length: 6.0 km, 3.7 miles
  • Total ascent: 120 m (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 200 m
  • Duration: 4.5 hours
  • Grade: Easy plus
  • Grade description: Short walks of 4 – 10 km (2.5 – 6 miles). Paths may be rough and uneven with some short ascents and descents.
  • 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.

If we have to cancel a walk we will post a notice of cancellation on the listing.

Please, note terms and conditions apply.

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

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