Browsing places to visit within 8 miles of Buck Crag
(6 miles, 10kms)
Grange-over-Sands, (2 miles, 3kms)
Grange-over-Sands is Lakeland's Riviera. Cradled between the hills and the sea it has one of the mildest climates in the North of England.
Cumbria, (2 miles, 4kms), www.cartmelvillage.com
The village of Cartmel is truly idyllic with a picturesque market square surrounded by a delightful assortment of genuine olde-worlde buildings.
(5 miles, 9kms)
Milnthorpe has a long history - its busy Friday street market in the Square dates from 1334. Milnthorpe has surroundings of peaceful tranquility.
Newby Bridge, Cumbria, LA12 8NA, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01539 822222
At the southern end of Lake Windermere adjoining the River Leven, Newby Bridge is a small village, with a selection of hotels and B&B's. A good location to explore the Furness peninsula, Ulverston, Cartmel, Grange, Windermere to name a few.
Town Hall, Queen Street, LA12 7AR, LA12 7AR, (7 miles, 11kms), Tel: 01229 587120
Ulverston is South Lakeland's festival town. It is a market town with unique charm, friendly traditional shops and original cobbled streets.