Wansfell Pike: a walk with a view

Wansfell Pike: a walk with a view

Wansfell Pike has the most wonderful views across Lake Windermere and over the Lakeland Fells and mountains. This is the latest post in my Lake District series and describes one of my favourite walks. Wansfell is situated high above the village of Ambleside and is...
A Walk Around Crummock Water

A Walk Around Crummock Water

Continuing with the series of posts about the Lake District and favourite walks in this area, I offer a walk around Crummock Water. Crummock Water is less well known than its close neighbour, Buttermere, but it is just as beautiful. Not only that, with good waterproof...
Three easy walks in the Lake District

Three easy walks in the Lake District

The Lake District is hiking country! There are some absolutely fabulous trails stretching for miles across this beautiful landscape, taking in steep mountains, high ridges, rocky scrambles……But what if you are not looking for anything quite so adventurous or...
One day in The Lake District

One day in The Lake District

Post updated January 2024. If you only have one day in the Lake District, what should you do? Where should you go? What should you see? How can you enjoy a Lake District experience in just one day? The Lake District covers an extensive area, 2362 square kilometers in...