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All 2020 events

  • 02 August 2020

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    Guided Walk
    Black Crag and Yewdale

    A leisurely walk to the viewpoint of Black Crag, a Wainwright summit, by Tom Gill and Tarn Hows, returning by Tom Heights plantation.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

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    Guided Walk
    High Rigg - a Mountain in Miniature

    Walk in Wainwright's footsteps on this circular walk up, over and around High Rigg in St John's-in-the-Vale, with panoramic views. Car park is 0.5km on the left from junction of A591 and B5322.

    Location: Near Thirlmere

    Grade: Moderate

  • 03 August 2020

  • Group of walkers resting on a grassy hill with fells in the background

    Guided Walk
    Black Sails and Wetherlam

    A spectacular walk up a secluded valley to the summit of Wetherlam then on to Black Sails. Stunning views on a clear day and a chance to bag two Wainwright tops.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Hard

  • 04 August 2020

  • Esk Estuary

    Guided Walk
    Esk Estuary Escapade

    Follow the estuary upstream to discover plants, wildlife and landscape of this stunning coastal area. Return by Muncaster Castle and Roman remains.

    Location: Ravenglass

    Grade: Easy plus

    easy walks
  • Watendlath

    Guided Walk
    The Hidden Valley of Watendlath

    Ride the bus to Rosthwaite, then walk over the fell to the hanging valley of Watendlath, returning to Keswick on woodland and lakeshore paths by Derwent Water. Prompt start to catch the bus!

    Location: Near Keswick

    Grade: Moderate

  • 05 August 2020

  • Holme Fell

    Guided Walk
    Tilberthwaite to Holme Fell

    A delightful walk over Holme Fell with views over Yewdale and Coniston Water.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

  • Deer in Martindale Valley

    Guided Walk
    Martindale - Deer Valley

    Cruise to Howtown then walk up Martindale. Return includes a visit to Angle Tarn Crags.

    Location: Ullswater area

    Grade: Hard

  • 06 August 2020

  • Loughrigg Tarn

    Guided Walk
    Mere, Tarn and Water

    Walk around Loughrigg Fell on shore paths and low fells from the Grasmere valley to the Langdale valley.

    Location: Near Ambleside

    Grade: Moderate

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    Guided Walk
    Majestic Great Gable

    Ascend from Honister over Gillercombe and Green Gable and visit the summit war memorial and Westmorland cairn, for stunning views of Wasdale, returning by Moses Trod path.

    Location: Borrowdale

    Grade: Hard

  • 07 August 2020

  • Group of walkers resting on a grassy hill with fells in the background

    Guided Walk
    Heritage Trail to Troutbeck

    Enjoy an uphill walk along this historic route to the village of Troutbeck.

    Grade: Easy plus

    easy walks
  • Cathedral Cave

    Guided Walk
    Caves, Falls and Fells

    Follow old quarry roads to Little Langdale, visit Cathedral Cave and then on to spectacular Colwith Falls returning over High Oxen Fell and Hodge Close.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

  • 08 August 2020

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    Guided Walk
    Waterfalls, Quarries and Lakeland Slate

    A scenic walk by the thundering waterfalls of Skelwith and Colwith to the immense crater of Hodge Close Quarry, returning along Little Langdale.

    Location: Near Ambleside

    Grade: Moderate

  • Group of walkers resting on a grassy hill with fells in the background

    Guided Walk
    Lowther Loop

    Discover this beautiful and tranquil walk in a less-visited area of the Lake District.

    Grade: Moderate

  • Hand holding a compass on top of a map


    Navigation Skills for Women

    Head outdoors Head outdoors in the Lake District to learn basic navigation skills in small, friendly groups. Map and compass provided. Adult women only.

    Location: Ullswater area

  • 09 August 2020

  • Group of walkers resting on a grassy hill with fells in the background

    Guided Walk
    Coniston Old Man

    Hike this iconic Lake District fell to bag a 'must-do' Wainwright summit. Return via Goat's Water.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Very hard

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