High Rigg

Walking in the Lake District

Let our Lake District experts take you on a tour...

Hedgehog © Dave Willis
Guided walks led by local experts

Join one of our local experts on a guided walk and you could enjoy summiting world famous peaks like Scafell Pike, explore caves and caverns, stare up at wild waterfalls and of course, look out onto the beautiful lakes that give this special place its name.

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Walking in the lake district

Check before you go

Walker's checklist - what to wear and what to take on a Lake District walk

Walk safely - be prepared

Weatherline - daily weather forecasts and winter fell top reports

Rights of way - know your footpaths, bridleways and byways


Miles Without Stiles

Our collection of 48 routes across the National Park suitable for people with limited mobility, including wheelchair users, families with pushchairs, and the visually impaired.

See the 48 easy access routes
Map and compass skills

Get the skills for the hills

March - October: Learn map and compass skills in our navigation courses

November - April: Learn how to tackle snow and ice on our winter skills courses

Search and book courses

Great ideas from our Lake District walking blog

See all the walking blog posts