The Lake District Guide

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Best walks in the Lakes

Mountain Walks

Great Gable / Scafell
Carrock Fell / Steel Fell
Skiddaw / Binsey Fell
Stone Arthur/St Sunday Crag
Northern & Buttermere Fells
Black Combe
Wansfell Pike
Grisedale Pike
High Spy / Maiden Moor
Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick
Lonscale Fell
Seat Sandal
Wansfell Pike
Hallin Fell & Martindale
Haystacks & Blake Fell
Blea Tarn/Side Pike/Lingmoor
Coniston Old Man
Cold Pike and Wild Boar Fell

Valley & Lakeside Walks

Things To Do, Places To Go

General Lake District Information

Map of the Lake District

Lake District Guides Lake District Guide Home Page

Lake District Walks

Page 1

Great Gable from Wasdale
Scafell from Wasdale

Page 2

Carrock Fell from Mosedale
Steel Fell from Grasmere

Page 3

Skiddaw from Keswick
Binsey Fell from Bassenthwaite

Page 4

Stone Arthur from Grasmere
St Sunday Crag from Patterdale

Page 5

Seven Northern Fells (Bassenthwaite)
The Buttermere Fells

Page 6

Black Combe from Whicham (Grid ref: 136827). The village lies on the A595, half-a-mile before it turns sharp right to continue along the west coast.

Page 7

Wansfell Pike from Ambleside

Page 8

Grisedale Pike from Whinlatter Pass (Braithwaite), near Keswick

Page 9

High Spy and Maiden Moor from Borrowdale

Page 10

Yoke, Ill Bell and Froswick from Troutbeck Church

Page 11 Loadpot Travel early on an Ullswater Steamer to Pooley Bridge to begin your walk to the superb Loadpot Hill, at the northern end of the High Street range.
Page 12 Lonscale Fell This walk encompasses Lonscale Fell's dramatic northern side and returns along an old packhorse route on the eastern face, one side of the great cleft containing the dramatic Glenderaterra Beck.
Page 13 Mellbreak Mellbreak stands powerfully aloof and magnificently solitary beside Crummock Water. A climb of the magnificent peaks is rewarded with stunning views.
Page 14 Seat Sandal Seat Sandal, which rises over Dunmail Raise, is an intriguing grassy hump with a flat summit and a plunging east face, enticing you to climb it......
Page 15 Wansfell Pike Wansfell Pike lies at the end of a grassy spur of Caudale Moor, which separates Ambleside from the lovely Troutbeck Valley. This challenging walk offers spectacular views.....
Page 16 Hallin Fell and Martindale Hallin Fell summit offers one of the National Park's greatest views. One can look over Ullswater, and on very clear days away north into Scotland....
Page 17 Haystacks and Blake Fell - Lake District Walks
Page 18 Blea Tarn/Side Pike/Lingmoor
Page 19 Coniston Old Man - the ascent of Coniston Old Man
Page 20 Cold Pike and Wild Boar Fell

Links for walkers

Mark Scott's classic fell walks: if you'd like a well-organised walk, with the assurance of a leader who knows what he's doing and can add to your understanding and enjoyment of the countryside in the Lakes, try Mark Scott. Perhaps the premier Lakes Walks site, the detail and photographs are wonderful and add immeasurably to your enjoyment of a day out in the Lakes.

Share the Fell Walking Experience with Andy - his excellent website has walk descriptions and photographs from the Lakes, English, Scottish and Welsh mountains - it's somewhere for Andy to share his walking experiences and challenges.

If you'd like to have other walks featured, just let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate you! Tell us your favourite walks and we'll feature them here.

For example: The Langdale Pikes? Helvellyn? The Coniston Fells? Just let us know!

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