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A-Z of WALKS and CATEGORIES

Area: Westmorland

'As our walking parties are relatively small, average of about 10-20 people, we do not have a formal transport arrangement. Those members interested in undertaking a walk for that week simply meet ...
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Category South Lakeland

'In April 2009, Kirkby Stephen became the first town in Cumbria to be awarded Walkers are Welcome status. The national Walkers are Welcome (WaW) scheme involves a longterm commitment to su ...
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Category Eden

'Whether you are looking for a gentle stroll through the quiet lanes that are lined with wild flowers in the Spring and Summer; an amble along the River Lowther to look for Dippers and Kingfishers; ...
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Category Eden

'We are continually looking to reduce our impact on the environment: * 99% of our 32 walks ... can be accessed by public transport or take place within the town. The other 1% of walks offers a mini ...
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Category South Lakeland

'Eden is a beautiful corner of Cumbria in the north of England, taking in the lakes and mountains around Ullswater, part of the Lake District National Park and the moorlands of the North Pennines a ...
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Category Eden

'Take in the classic scenery of the central lakes with views of Lake Windermere, Grasmere, and Ullswater. There are lots of opportunities to sample the famous Read More...

Category South Lakeland

'The route is only partially marked on OS mapping and it is not clear which paths to follow between Cawk and Ulverston.'


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Category South Lakeland

'Both Ulverston and Carlisle are on the rail network so getting to and from the end-points of the walk is quite straightforward.'


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Category South Lakeland

'The village "shop", as referred to in the text and where several of the walks start, is now a private house called the "The Old Post Office". All walks should be used in conjunction with OS Outdoo ...
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Category South Lakeland

''The descent of the nose of High Hartsop Dodd has something of a reputation. It's a bit steep. Variously described as horrendous, horrible, and "blimey that was t ...
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Category Eden

[1] Eden Valley Loop 1 - Loadpot Hill (10 miles) - - - : [2] Eden Valley Loop 2 - River Lowther Valley (19.8 miles) - - - : [3] Eden Valley Loop 3 - River Lyvennet Valley (19.8 miles) - - - : [4] E ...
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Category Eden

Northern Viaduct Round (3 miles) | Smardale Gill Viaduct Round (4 miles)

'All three award-winning viaducts are listed, and are in the care of the Northern Viaduct ...
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Category Eden

'The aim of the route is to cross the southern Lake District, a relatively quieter region, by traversing a good deal of the old county of Lancashire, north of the Sands. The main portion of this on ...
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Category South Lakeland

'Starting and finishing at the Wordsworth Hotel in Grasmere, with an overnight at the Langdale Hotel it also allows you to take in the different characters of the softer landscape ...
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Category South Lakeland

'The journey begins with a stay at the Inn on the Lake, on the pristine shores of Ullswater and heads for Grasmere and the Travellers Rest via an ancient packhorse route. Then it’s onto the Scafell ...
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Category Eden

The Walk 'draws its inspiration from Alfred Wainwright's Walks in Limestone Country and Walks in the Howgill Fells. The route has strong associations with railways. It passes over ...
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Category Eden

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Category 4: 101-200 Miles

'Indeed transport might be considered a theme of this walk as it crosses all the major routes between England and Scotland – the West Coast railway line, the M6 and the A6 as well as a remnant reac ...
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Category South Lakeland

'PDF booklets can be downloaded and printed to help you explore Low Furness in an informed and structured way: [1] In the Footsteps of the Ancients - - - : [2] Urswick ‘TRAINERS’ Walk - - - : [3] L ...
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Category South Lakeland

... The great, great grandson of Jonathan Dodgson Carr 'has officially launched The Miller’s Way 2. Andrew Carr unveiled a large version of the special waymarker that signposts the ...
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Category South Lakeland

'In days gone by local people walked along the boundary to remember Patterdale’s border. Boys may have been beaten to make fast the memory - hence “beating the bounds”! Ot ...
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Category Eden

'The ultimate Grizedale walk, this trail takes you down one side of the Grizedale valley and back up the other, passing many of the sculptures along the way, as well as some of the best vi ...
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Category Eden

'There is a richly illustrated and extremely informative guide to the South Tyne Trail. Affordably priced at £2 it is available at local Tourist Information Centres.'


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Category Eden

'For much of the way it follows the 156 km (98 miles) course of the River Tees as it snakes across County Durham and Teesside from its source at Tees Head on the slopes of Cross Fell, the highest p ...
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Category Eden

'Twelve short poems, written by the nationally acclaimed poet Meg Peacocke, have been carved by lettering artist Pip Hall on blocks of stone installed at intervals along a circuit ...
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Category Eden

'1. Glenderamackin riverside walk (30mins/gentle) : - - : 2. A stroll through Threlkeld village (20 mins/steady) : - - : 3. Woods, fields and an old railway track (2hrs 15mins/easy) : - - : 4. Fell ...
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Category Eden

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The Walks are from these Stations on the Line: [1] Oxenholme (8 miles) - - - : [2] Kendal (7 miles) - - - : [3] Burneside (6.5 miles) - - - : [4] Staveley (4.5 miles) - - - : [5] Windermere (7 mile ...
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Category South Lakeland

'Lake Windermere is the largest of all the lakes in the Lake District and also the largest in England. At 10.5 miles long it has its head in the mountains and its foot almost on the coast and is su ...
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Category South Lakeland

‘"Yomp" in the event title comes from the Forces term for a long march over open terrain, and our Yomp was started in recognition of the much harder Yomp made by the British Forces when they marche ...
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Category Eden

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