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It is important that we follow government advice and stay at home. The Lake District National Park Authority car parks are now closed. They will remain only for use by our local communities, in populated areas for essential functions – such as attending GP appointments or for essential shopping.

All 2020 events

  • 09 July 2020

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    Guided Walk
    Coledale Round

    The classic northwest round of five Wainwright summits including Grisedale Pike, Wandope and Crag Hill. Stunning views.

    Grade: Very hard

  • 11 July 2020

  • 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

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    Navigation Skills for Hill Walkers

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

    Location: Ullswater area

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    Guided Walk
    Seldom Seen and Glencoyne

    A lovely walk over the fells from Glenridding. Enjoy magnificent views of the iconic Ullswater Valley. Return by Steamer.

    Location: Ullswater area

    Grade: Hard

  • 12 July 2020

  • Cathedral Cave

    Guided Walk
    Family Walk - Cathedral Cave

    Follow old tracks to Little Langdale and Slater Bridge. Then to the famous Cathedral Cave with optional underground visit. Return along woodland paths by Hodge Close. All welcome, not just families.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

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    Guided Walk
    Kirkstone Descent

    Take the bus to Kirkstone Pass Inn. Descend into the valley passing a 'tragic' water and a little gem of 17th century lakeland inn.

    Location: Ullswater area

    Grade: Moderate

  • 13 July 2020

  • Derwent Water

    Guided Walk
    Delightful Derwent Water

    Catch the Keswick Launch and walk back to Keswick along the lake shore, visiting Lingholm (with its connection to Beatrix Potter), Nichol End and Portinscale. Lovely panoramic views of lake and fells.

    Location: Near Keswick

    Grade: Easy

    easy walks
  • 16 July 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
  • 17 July 2020

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    Guided Walk
    Glorious Green Gable

    Three Wainwright summits in a row. A steep climb to Grey Knotts, then on to Brandreth and Green Gable's summit, returning by Moses Trod.

    Location: Borrowdale

    Grade: Hard

  • 18 July 2020

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

    Guided Walk
    Wordsworth's Hawkshead

    Discover Wordsworth's Hawkshead and learn about one of England's finest Romantic poets. A joint walk with Wordsworth Grasmere. Participants on this walk will receive a voucher for discounted entry to Dove Cottage, gardens and museum, valid for two weeks.

    Location: Hawkshead

    Grade: Easy

    easy walks
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    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

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    Guided Walk
    Eycott Hill

    Discover this nationally important upland nature reserve, its geology, rare habitats and fantastic plant and wildlife species. Amazing views with little height gain!

    Grade: Easy plus

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

    Guided Walk
    Fairfield Horseshoe

    A circular hike on one of Lakeland's most iconic horseshoe routes. Stunning views on a clear day.

    Location: Near Ambleside

    Grade: Very hard

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    Guided Walk
    Wordsworth's Hawkshead- Afternoon

    Discover Wordsworth's Hawkshead and learn about one of England's finest Romantic poets. A joint walk with Wordsworth Grasmere. Participants on this walk will receive a voucher for discounted entry to Dove Cottage, gardens and museum, valid for two weeks.

    Location: Hawkshead

    Grade: Easy

    easy walks
  • 19 July 2020

  • Monk Coniston

    Guided Walk
    Monk Coniston Tree Walk

    Follow the path from Coniston Water to Tarn Hows through Monk Coniston with its amazing trees. Returning by beautiful Tom Gill and Yewdale.

    Grade: Moderate

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