We look forward to 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 western shoreline of Coniston Water is a delightful mix of low hills and ancient woods punctuated by dashing becks and a series of peaceful pebble beaches. There are no roads; only tracks and paths, and the few buildings there are blend seamlessly with the landscape.
Start/finish Coniston Boating Centre Car Park GR SD303975
Distance 13.2km (8.2 miles)
Time 3-4 hours
Height gain 200m
Terrain Valley roads, cycle tracks, lakeside tracks and farm access tracks.
Maps OS Landranger 90, OS Explorer OL7; Harveys' Superwalker Lakeland Central (1:25 000); British Mountain Maps Lake District (1:40 000).