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Walking in the Lake District and cumbria

The Lake District is the UK's favourite destination for walking enthusiasts. This is due to the huge variety of walking routes, each with their own unique features.

It could be that you're looking for a challenging one day hill walk, multi day trial or a gentle stroll - the Lake District has it all. Many classic walks by Lakes or through valleys have been made famous by a host of artlicles and guide books.

Walking Activities

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LDNP: Steam to the Hills with a Ranger

LDNP: Steam to the Hills with a Ranger


Thu 1 Sep 2016

Take the 'Ratty' steam train to Eskdale Green and enjoy the guided walk back to the sea over Muncaster Fell with a Lake District National Park Ranger.

Guided walk at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

Geology guided walk


Wed 28 Sep 2016

Join geologist John Rodgers on a guided walk to discover how this landscape was shaped by volcanic activity millions of years ago.

Grand Day Out in Cumbria

Grand Day Out in Cumbria


Fri 14 - Sun 16 Oct 2016

Join the Grand Day Out team in Langdale for an exciting weekend including trails runs, fells runs, guided walks, cycle sportives, workshops, talks, music and general outdoor fun.

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