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www.accessiblecountryside.org.uk/northwest/cumbria/

Visits to the Website381
Overview

'Disabled Access, Wheelchair walks, Easy Access, Access for All, Mobility, Walks on Wheels, Miles without Stiles - whatever the term ... All about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Cumbria ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record622

www.activecumbria.org/sports-and-fitness/walking/

Visits to the Website322
Overview

'Active Cumbria, the Sport and Physical Activity Partnership is one of 45 County Sports Partnerships (CSP's) in England; the foundations of the organisation were laid in 1999 when the local authorities in Cumbria came together to collaborate and secure funding to deliver Sport England's Active Sport Programme ...'

Description from

Active Cumbria

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record607

www.cumbria.gov.uk/roads-transport/public-transport-road-safety/countryside-acce...

Visits to the Website462
Overview

Open access walks in Cumbria 'The county council's Countryside Access team has teamed up with local guidebook writer, Mark Richards, to produce a series of downloadable leaflets to help you explore a variety of open access landscapes in all corners of the county.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record786

www.curlewguidedwalking.co.uk

Visits to the Website229
Overview

'We have been providing holidays and short breaks that sample the best that the UK can offer since 1997 ... The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks offer some of the finest walking and hiking in Great Britain. Hadrian's Wall combines centuries of history with fine Northumberland scenery. The Eden Valley is a quiet oasis little-known to all but the most discerning.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record681

www.discovercumbria.co.uk/cumbria-walks.html

Visits to the Website411
Overview

'Looking for short walks in the Lake District? Over the past ten years or so our walks have been tailored to younger children. This has been a great opportunity to take advantage of some of the stunning scenery available from the lower fells. Not all peaks are out of bounds for younger children however, and indeed there is nothing more satisfying to your child than their first peak!'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record783

www.frcc.co.uk

Visits to the Website341
Overview

The Objects of the Club include '...to encourage the pursuits of fell walking and rock climbing particularly in the English Lake District...' and also to provide '...information and advice... It is the intention of this part of the website to help to achieve these with some interesting articles and stimulating photographs relating to the fellwalking activities both undertaken by club members and of interest to others.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record665

www.golakes.co.uk/adventure-capital/

Visits to the Website584
Overview

'Walking & Walking Routes ... Alfred Wainwright ... National Trails ... Coast to Coast Route ... Jennings Ale Trails ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record741

www.lakedistrictwalks.com

Visits to the Website514
Overview

'The English Lake District is the most beautiful terrain I know. In 1990 I was fortunate to be able to come to live here permanently and walk the Lakeland fells to my heart's content. This site is dedicated to all those who explore the area on foot.'

Description from

John Dawson

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1078

www.goc.org.uk/groups/lakedistrict

Visits to the Website99
Overview

'Generally has monthly Sunday walks (except during the winter months). They are designed to suit most tastes and abilities - from gentle fieldpath rambles to rather more ambitious assaults on the Lakeland peaks. Although most of our walks are within the Lake District itself, we occasionally venture further afield - into North Lancashire, the Yorkshire Dales or North Pennines.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record377

www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/visiting/thingstodo/walking

Visits to the Website911
Overview

'The Lake District National Park has walks for every ability from ambles around lakes to high ridge walks, with a bit of scrambling - climbing over rocks without a rope.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record925

www.lakeland-walker.com

Visits to the Website223
Overview

'The only walking magazine devoted to the Lake District – the UK’s most popular walking destination. Published six times a year, every issue contains a selection of the area’s finest routes, suitable for a wide range of walking abilities ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record291

www.ldwa.org.uk/cumbria

Visits to the Website99
Overview

'We are a small group numerically but are favoured by easy access to vast areas of magnificent countryside. Most of the members live in or around Carlisle, Keswick and Penrith so our walks usually feature the Lake District, Northern Pennines and Border Country. Currently we have a monthly social walk at which LDWA members and their guests are guaranteed to receive a friendly welcome. We are also pleased to welcome any non-LDWA members interested in learning more about us and the Association. It is suggested that anyone wishing to join one of our walks should contact the Walk Leader or Walks Secretary before the walk to confirm details ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record310

www.ralakedistrict.talktalk.net

Visits to the Website322
Overview

'The Ramblers Lake District Area covers the whole of Cumbria and the northern part of Lancashire, including the Lake District National Park and a small part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Area has about 1,600 members in six local groups; an eighth group, caters for people in their 20s, 30s, and 40s all over the area.

'The Cumbria Way is a 70-mile walk devised in the 1970s by local members of the Ramblers, and it is the Ramblers who are recognised as the organisation responsible for defining its route.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record562

www.summiteer.co.uk

Visits to the Website178
Overview

'A gallery of webpages showing the walks and other activities enjoyed by myself, Richard Ratcliffe, Burnley, Lancs. For anyone who is not familiar with the format of this site, the intended route for viewers is through the "Recent" ... It's mostly walk reports with photos and commentary.'

Description from

Richard Ratcliffe

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record402

www.visitcumbria.com/activities/trails/

Visits to the Website324
Overview

'The trails and walks of the Lake District and Cumbria.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record775

www.walkingincumbria.org.uk/walks.php

Visits to the Website141
Overview

Cumbrian Walks to download and print free, categorized in places ranging from Ambleside to Windemere - plus pages for: [1] Cumbria Walking Maps - - - : [2] Cumbria Walking Clubs - - - : [3] Cumbria Walking Books.

Walks described here by
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record507

www.walkingwiththetaxidriver.co.uk/walks/the-walks/cumbria/

Visits to the Website243
Overview

Full details of over fifty Walks around and about The Lake District.

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record784

www.walklakes.co.uk/walks.html

Visits to the Website282
Overview

'Our aim at WalkLakes is to help you make the most of walking in the Lake District. We do that by searching out the best walks we can find from gentle to challenging and also by putting you in touch with other people who have walked in the Lake District via our Forum.  If you want you can keep track of your walks using our web site and log how many hills you've climbed and of what type, be they Wainwrights, Birketts, Hewitts, Nuttalls, or Marilyns. You can also explore all the Hills in the Lake District using our interactive map or throughout Great Britain using our hill finder.'

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Elizabeth and Paul Oldham

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record538

www.walkthefells.net

Visits to the Website593
Overview

'The main aim of this site has been to build up a comprehensive and practical resource dedicated to walking in the English Lake District.'

Description from

David Hall

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1189

www.wanderingaengustreks.com

Visits to the Website151
Overview

'We are the specialists in quality self-guided holidays in the Lake District and on the Long Distance Paths (LDPs) of Northern England.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record378

where2walk.co.uk

Visits to the Website1028
Overview

'Where2Walk presents the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales, the best walks in the North York Moors , the best walks in the Lake District and where best to stay to fully enjoy them ... Each walk is FREE to use, to follow and download ... '

Views of 'Full' Record817

www.ldwa.org.uk/ldp/public/ldp_public_home.php

Navigate the Website>>> List of Paths >>> Cistercian Way (Cumbria)
Visits to the Website390
Distance (miles)24
Starting fromGrange-Over-Sands
Overview

'A route along the paths, tracks and byways of the low limestone hills that fringe the northern shores of Morecambe Bay via woodlands to Hampsfell and Cartmel Priory to Cark and Holker Hall. The route then continues over the sands of the Leven Estuary, but this is dangerous and should only be attempted with the recognised Sand Pilot. Otherwise the train should be caught to Ulverston where the Way continues by Dalton to Furness Abbey and the coast.'

Walks described here by
See also

The Cistercian Way [English Lakes] | Cistercian Way, Cumbria [Waymarking]

Locality
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1004

www.cumbria.gov.uk/roads-transport/public-transport-road-safety/countryside-acce...

Visits to the Website256
Overview

Access to the Illustrative map of public rights of way in Cumbria: You can use the Gazetteer or Zoom in to search for and find the area you are interested in, choose an optimal scale, and then overlay the Public Rights of Way by ticking the box - remembering to 'Apply Changes'.

Description from

Cumbria County Council

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record790

www.cumbrialaf.org.uk

Visits to the Website212
Overview

'Our main purpose is to advise on improving public access to the countryside in Cumbria (excluding the National Parks) ... CLAF meetings are open to the public.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record514

www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~cccjp/

Visits to the Website324
Overview

Eight walks of between 3 and 6 miles along the Cumbrian Coast Line.

Description from

Cumbria County Council

See also

The Natural Coast [Cumbrian Coast Line]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record972

www.go4awalk.com/walk-ideas-and-collections/3000fts_england.php

Visits to the Website302
Starting fromLake District National Park
Overview

Walk all the 3000ft Mountains in England  'The English 3000ft'ers comprise 6 Mountains that rise above 915m (3000ft) with at least 30m (100ft) of reascent on all sides. The highest point is Scafell Pike and all are within the Lake District National Park in Cumbria: [1] one in The Eastern Fells area (Helvellyn) - - - : [2] one in The Northern Fells area (Skiddaw) - - - : [3] four in The Southern Fells area (Scafell Pike, Sca Fell, Broad Crag & Ill Crag).'

Walks described here by
See also

English 3000s Challenge [adventurecafe]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record624

www.friendsofdalesrail.org/walks.html

Visits to the Website416
Starting fromAround and About
Overview

'Guided Walks from the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle, Leeds-Morecambe and other selected Railways'

Description from

Friends of DalesRail

Locality
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record1016

www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/visiting/thingstodo/walking/mileswithoutstiles

Visits to the Website341
Starting fromLake District National Park
Overview

'These are 42 routes across the National Park suitable for people with limited mobility. Wheelchair users, families with pushchairs, dog walkers with less active dogs and the visually impaired can choose from the List.'

Description from

Lake District National Park

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record709

lakelandleisurewalks.co.uk

Visits to the Website296
Overview

'Lakeland Leisure Walks are easy to follow walks covering routes in all the Lake District's best scenery. Each pack contains 5 Lake District walks in a waterproof sleeve ... Trusted for over 20 years with more than 200,000 copies sold.'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record638

www.lakelandtrails.org/index.php

Visits to the Website294
Overview

'Lakeland Trails are some of the most inspiring trail running and walking events in the UK, all held within the spectacular landscape of the Lake District National Park. Designed for all ages and abilities, our trail courses range from 10km and 14km -18km, all the way through to half and full marathon distances. Each provide well marked, safe and marshalled journeys along environmentally sustainable bridleways and footpaths that take in some of the most incredible countryside in Britain.'

Description from

Lakeland Trails

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record496

www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure/walks/

Visits to the Website402
Overview

'The North West of England is famous for its walks, whether it's the rugged peaks of the Lake District, the picturesque Lancashire coast or the tranquility of the West Pennine Moors. Here you'll find dozens of walking guides written - and trodden - by well-known Lancashire author and nature expert Ron Freethy.'

Description from

Lancashire Telegraph

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record839

www.lake-district-guides.co.uk/walksvalley/walks-valley.html

Visits to the Website187
Overview

'A collection of walks in the Lakes, taking you o'er dale and hill' - part of a wide ranging detailed guide to around and about The Lake District.

Description from

Rod Boothroyd

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record371

www.leaney.org

Visits to the Website177
Overview

'My online walking diary with lots of Lakeland photos ... The guidebooks of Alfred Wainwright (AW) inspire me to explore the Lakeland Fells. This site is a record of my wanderings ... If you decide to follow one of my walks please don't forget to read my small print.'

Description from

Andrew Leaney

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record570

www.wainwrightroutes.co.uk

Visits to the Website962
Overview

'Website featuring walks in the English Lake District, routes to the summits of the 214 fells described in the seven volume Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells by Alfred Wainwright.'

Description from

John Lennox

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record2389

www.thecumbriadirectory.com/Walks/Walks.php

Visits to the Website282
Overview

'Walkers call this county "paradise". Everywhere the grandeur of the scenery speaks to the glory of Cumbria. Welcome to this much-loved land ... So put your walking boots on and visit the beautiful Cumbrian countryside!'

Description from

The Cumbria Directory

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record602

www.lakeswalks.co.uk

Visits to the Website197
Overview

'The walks on the site vary from leisurely strolls by rivers and lakes to more daunting day treks taking you to the summits of England's highest mountains. Each walk includes detailed instructions of the route, where to park, length of the walk, grade of the walk with numerous photographs along the way.'

Description from

Walks4all

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record521

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