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.
Planning your trip
We have a range of guides and resources which are ideal for anyone planning a walking route in the Lake District. Our 'Stay Safe on the Fells' guide is perfect for in-experienced walkers. As well as many free downloads, our e-shop is packed full of detailed guide books and Cumbrian maps.Countryside Code
Sun 31 Jul 2016
Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice – Morecambe Bay Walk
Mon 1 Aug 2016
Monday ambles along with your pram.
Thu 4 Aug 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.
Sat 13 Aug 2016
Join us for a breathtaking walk across the famous Morecambe Bay led by Cedric Robinson, the Queen’s Guide to the sands.
Sun 14 Aug 2016
A guided walk to visit the secret airfield at Hutton-in-the-Forest last used in World War II. £8.50 including entry to the Gardens and Woodland Walk.
Walking Routes & Trails
Cumbria is home to a number of National Trails, including the Cumbria Way and famous Coast to Coast.
If you need a walking guide to show you the way and educate you on the local area we have plenty of qualified experts. Browse through our walking guide providers for more information.