Lake District Guide

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing weekend getaway or an adventurous hiking trip, we have something for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip to the Lake District today!

Our guide includes everything you need to know about the Lake District, from the best places to visit to the most popular activities. We also have detailed information on accommodation, transportation, and food.

Hidden treasures in and around Grasmere and Rydal 

Hidden treasures in and around Grasmere and Rydal. What about some of Grasmere and Rydal’s lesser known delights?


The Best Pub Food in the Lake District 

Fancy a pie and a pint? Or something a bit more sophisticated? Either way, the Lakes has something to suit all tastes. Tuck in!


Beatrix Pottering in the Lake District 

Beatrix Potter – author, illustrator, farmer, sheep-breeder, naturalist, mycologist, conservationist, business woman, legend.


Cathedral Cave and Other Top Lake District Caves 

Cathedral Cave and Other Top Lake District Caves. There’s something about caves that fire the imagination and inspire a sense of adventure


Hidden treasures in around Troutbeck and Staveley 

Hidden treasures in around Troutbeck and Staveley. It could be argued that the real hidden gems are the villages themselves.


9 Lake District Waterfalls to visit during your Lakeland Retreat

Nine Lake District  Waterfalls to visit during your Lakeland Retreat. We do have our fair share of impressive waterfalls.


Quieter Places to Visit Near Coniston & Langdale

The Hidden treasures in and around Coniston and Langdale. Quieter Places to Visit Near Coniston & Langdale.


What to Pack for The Lake District?

What should I pack for a trip to the Lake District? It’s often said there’s no such thing as bad weather, only the wrong clothes.


Dog-Friendly Pubs in The Lake District

It’s not just two-legged hikers that need refreshment after a day tramping the fells, here's the best Dog-friendly Pubs In The Lake District


Things to do in Hawkshead to avoid the crowds

We’ve been having a nose around our beautiful county and have put together a list of the hidden gems of Hawkshead


Star Gaze Into the Lake District’s Dark Skies

Experience the lake district's dark skies. Cumbria is blessed with some of the darkest skies, which makes it a haven for star gazers.


Discover the English Heritage Sites of The Lake District

Historic places to visit in the Lake District. Here’s our rundown of eight historic places to visit on your next trip.


 
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