The Best Walks in the Lake District

Graham Hadaway - Monday, June 01, 2015


Going to the Lake District and not heading out on the fells is almost a cardinal sin. The Lake District is known for its amazing peaks and walks the provide those willing to tackle them, with some amazing views in return.


Here, we’ve come up with some of our favourite routes, for you to try out during your visit:



With Blencathra you get plenty more than you bargained for because it’s several mountains in one. The fan of ridges that Blencathra has on offer mean that you can create a walk to suit you. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, you can tailor your walk to the experience you desire.



If rugged crags are your thing, then Grasmere will provide the perfect walking location, because they really are endless. Each time you think you’ve reached the end of a huge stretch, you’ll see another peeping through the corner of your eye. What makes this place even better is the impressive views you get from the top of a very steep descent into Easedale.


Red Screes 

If you want to be able to see the tops of the hills and mountains you could have climbed, then Red Screes is an enviable vantage point. The views you’ll get from here are not to be sniffed at – you certainly won’t be disappointed.


Bleaberry Fell 

On a fine day, particularly in the summer, Bleaberry Fell is the place to be. This is a great walk if all you’re looking for is a steady plod to the top, with a panoramic thrill after your hard work. At the top of this steady climb, surrounding mountains and lakes will be there to greet you, and you’ll be faced with a clear track and the sight of your next challenge, High Seat. This is a great path to take, with heather and grass covering the track on your journey to the magnificent viewpoint on offer at the High Seat summit.

Trackback Link
Post has no trackbacks.

Recent Posts


Patisserie The Society of British and International Design Lake District hotel luxury accommodation New launch The Fizzy Tarté Visiting the Lake District Cocktails Brathay brunch Afternoon Tea The Church Suites Winter Places to visit Clothes New years resolutions Cumbria Tourism Board Spring Offers Halloween Mulled wine 5 Star keswick Dark Chocolate UK's Secret attraction Lake District pubs Ooh Collection Bowness on Windermere Chocolate The Sanctuary Suite Follow us Fashion Trivago Healthy Living Lake District Bathrooms The Cranleigh Boutique Tourism Like us Things to do in the Lake District Local dinning Destiny Foods Alfred Wainwirght John Cunliffe Easter New Year breakfast Bowness Hideout House Lake District hideaway Voucher sale Facebook Booking with us The Cranleigh Hotel March Boutique Church Suites Boutique hotel Juicing Festive food Independent Hotel Show Luxury Supersize bath Behind the scenes Cumbria Rest and relaxation Golf Clubs Romance Secret Brands Muncaster World Boutique Hotel Awards Win Muncaster Castle Facilities Brathay Marathon Special offers Bonfire night Autumn Northern Design Awards Places to visit in the lake district Awards William Wordsworth Christmas markets Staycations Cranleigh Boutique Venues Ultimate Prize Adventure The Cranleigh Trip Advisor Beatrix Potter Valentine's Day Events Camera Valentine’s getaway What's happening Summer romance, award-winning hotel, The Lake District, location, special packages, The Indulgence Suite, luxury accommodation, romantic escapes May Windermere Why were Boutique Things to do Leisure Entrepreneur of the Year Gastro-pub Treats Gift vouchers Adrenaline Fireworks Competition launch Arthur Ransome Number 1 Hotel for Romance Holiday Restaurant Escape Suite Christmas Suite optionals Doggy friendly pubs refurbished Food Stunning Valentine’s destination Advent Calendar


© 2015  The Cranleigh Boutique  All rights reserved

The Cranleigh, Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, United Kingdom, LA23 3EW

Powered by