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Route type: For many. A short route around the beautiful grounds of Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre (opens in new window) taking in Windermere lakeshore OS Explorer Map OL7
Distance: 1.5 km, 0.9 miles
Start and end point: Brockhole pay and display car park - grid ref. NY 390010
Facilities: Accessible toilets and café on site, plus disabled car parking bay near the visitor centre
Getting there: Bus: 555 and 599 services operate all year round. Boat: Windermere Lake Cruises call at Brockhole jetty from Ambleside and Bowness. Car: A591 Windermere to Ambleside road. Brockhole is about 4 km from Windermere.
Brockhole Visitor Centre offers many attractions, including a famous walled garden, woodland and meadow trails, adventure playground and visitor centre.