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All 2020 events

  • 24 July 2020

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

    Guided Walk
    Wordsworth's Grasmere

    Discover Wordsworth's Grasmere and learn about one of England's finest Romantic poets. On this walk you'll discover Grasmere’s hidden footpaths and stumble across a spectacular waterfall while learning about William and Dorothy Wordsworth’s lives and writing. You’ll explore the places they wrote about and hear their words aloud while enjoying breathtaking views of the surrounding fells. A partnership 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.

    Grade: Easy plus

    easy walks
  • 25 July 2020

  • Coppermines view

    Guided Walk
    Coppermines Valley and Levers Water

    Walk through the fascinating Coppermines Valley to Red Dell and Levers Water returning by Boulder Valley.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

  • Blencathra

    Guided Walk
    Blencathra Summit

    Walk to Blencathra's summit via Bannerdale Crags and Glenderamackin Coll. Return via Scales Fell. Three Wainwright summits to bag!

    Location: Near Keswick

    Grade: Very hard

  • 26 July 2020

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

    Guided Walk
    Olympics: Five Rings Walk

    Follow in the footsteps, not of ancient Greeks, but of ancient Britons! Discover the archaeology of Torver High Common on this Olympic themed walk.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

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

    Guided Walk
    Place Fell Panorama

    Hike to the panoramic viewpoint of Place Fell and then take the Ullswater Steamer back from Howtown.

    Location: Ullswater area

    Grade: Hard

  • 27 July 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

  • 28 July 2020

  • Roman Fort

    Guided Walk
    Romans and Tall Trees

    Stroll from Waterhead to the ruins of the Roman fort of Galava. Walk along the banks of the River Rothay returning uphill through Skelghyll Wood. Includes a short, steep ascent. Includes a visit to a Tall Tree Trail.

    Location: Ambleside

    Grade: Easy plus

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  • 29 July 2020

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

    Guided Walk
    Coniston Copper Trail

    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.

    Location: Near Coniston

    Grade: Moderate

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

    Guided Walk
    High Dam Hike

    A fabulous walk away from the crowds with panoramic views.

    Grade: Moderate

  • 30 July 2020

  • Laal Ratty

    Guided Walk
    Steam to the Hills

    Take the 'Ratty' steam train to Eskdale Green and walk back to the sea over Muncaster Fell. Meet at 10.00 to catch the 10.25 train.

    Location: Ravenglass

    Grade: Moderate

  • 31 July 2020

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

    Guided Walk
    Langdales - Seven Summits

    Bag seven Wainwright summits on this classic mountain walk. A strenuous day out will be rewarded with amazing views.

    Location: Near Ambleside

    Grade: Very hard

  • 01 August 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

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

    Guided Walk
    Glenamara and Silver Bay

    Walk by picturesque Lanty's Tarn to glorious Silver Bay on magnificent Ullswater.

    Location: Ullswater area

    Grade: Moderate

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

    Guided Walk
    Buttermere Trio

    An unmissable high fell ridge walk to the Wainwright summits of High Crag, High Stile and Red Pike. Fabulous views will reward you on this challenging hike.

    Location: Buttermere

    Grade: Very hard

  • 02 August 2020

  • Aira Force

    Guided Walk
    In the Footsteps of Wordsworth

    Take the steamer from Glenridding to the legendary Aira Force waterfalls. Lovely level walk back. In partnership 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: Ullswater area

    Grade: Easy plus

    easy walks

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