Tag: Lake District

Wet Sleddale

A 3-mile out-and-back walk at Wet Sleddale reservoir, visiting Sleddale Hall (which featured in the film ‘Withnail and I‘). Distance: 3.00 miles Time: 2.00 hours Grade: Easy * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL5 You can download the gpx file for this route here: Wet Sleddale (right-click to save). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for […]

Read More

Gowbarrow Fell via Aira Force

A 4.5-mile circular walk taking in the summit of Gowbarrow Fell, via Aira Force waterfall. Distance: 4.50 miles Time: 3.00 hours Grade: Medium * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL5 You can download the gpx file for this route here: Gowbarrow Fell (right-click to save). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for Gowbarrow Fell.   *Disclaimer: The […]

Read More

Scarside (Bampton and Knipe)

A 5-mile circular walk around Bampton and Knipe. Distance: 5.00 miles Time: 3.00 hours Grade: Easy * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL5 You can download the gpx file for this route here: Scarside (right-click to save). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for Scarside.   *Disclaimer: The information on this page is intended only as a […]

Read More

The Forces (Haweswater)

A 3.5 mile, out-and-back walk along the north shore of Haweswater. Distance: 3.50 miles Time: 3.00 hours Grade: Easy * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL5 You can download the gpx file for this route here: The Forces (right-click to save). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for The Forces.   *Disclaimer: The information on this page […]

Read More
View back to Wet Sleddale

Wet Sleddale

Description: A 3-mile out-and-back walk at Wet Sleddale reservoir, visiting Sleddale Hall (which featured in the film ‘Withnail and I‘). Parking Information: Small, free car park at the south-east corner of the reservoir. View the map and download the GPX of this route. The sole purpose of this walk was […]

Read More
Ullswater west

Gowbarrow Fell via Aira Force

Description: A 4.5-mile circular walk taking in the summit of Gowbarrow Fell, via Aira Force waterfall. Parking Information: National Trust car park just off the A592 – £5 for 2 hours, £7 for 4 hours. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was look for a […]

Read More
Knipe Signpost

Scarside (Bampton and Knipe)

Description: A 5 mile circular walk around Bampton and Knipe. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I was staying in the small village of Bampton and wanted to follow the river Lowther path towards Knipe.  The main reason for this route however, was to also include […]

Read More
View over Haweswater

The Forces (Haweswater)

Description: A 3.5 mile, out-and-back walk along the north shore of Haweswater. Parking Information: Small free car park in the village of Burnbanks. View the map and download the GPX of this route.   Beginning in the tiny village of Burnbanks, this is an easy to navigate walk along the […]

Read More