We are welcoming visitors back to the Lake District. We are working with our local partners to put measures in place that will help keep people safe.
Our page lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus has a message from our Chief Executive, how the latest coronavirus rules apply across the National Park, updates on our attractions and services, and how you can contact us.
The Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000 (CROW) provides further access opportunities to the open countryside. We are actively working with partners to ensure the successful implementation of the Act.
From 28 May 2005 people were given new rights to walk on access land (mountain, moor, heath, down and registered common land). This important legislation:
Natural England provides a range of online information including maps of open access land, any restrictions applying, and help for land managers.