The Lake District Guide


Lake District Walks:

Here is a concise straightforward guide to the 12 best full-day circular walks in the Lake District. Written by an enthusiastic local Lake District fellwalker with over 20 years' experience of the Cumbrian fells.


The 12 best walks, according to local expert Paul Buttle, are shown on the location map below:

1 Bowfell and Crinkle Crags
2 The Buttermere Fells
3 The Coledale Horseshoe
4 The Coniston Fells
5 The Fairfield Horseshoe
6 Great Gable
7 Helvellyn
8 High Street
9 The Newlands Horseshoe
10 Pillar
11 Scafell
12 Scafell Pike