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Wild swimming in Crummock Water, the Lake District

9 Wild Swimming Spots in the Lake District


When you visit the Lake District, you naturally think of the lakes and other bodies of water that make up this stunning area.

Fleetwith Pike in the Lake District

The Easy Way Up Fleetwith Pike


Fleetwith Pike is found in the area between the Borrowdale and Buttermere valleys in the Lake District.

Ravenglass estuary in the Lake District

Top 9 Miles Without Stiles Routes


Whether you're a wheelchair user, have limited mobility, or are looking for a gentle walk during your Lake District stay, then a Miles Without Stiles route could be just the ticket.

A Day's Walk delivery van in the Lake District

Local Cumbrian Food Delivered to Your Door


The Lake District has a rich and fascinating food and drink heritage.

Dogs looking over the lake at Ennerdale

7 Pet-Friendly Cottages with Lake Views


If you’re visiting the Lake District with your dog (or dogs!), then one thing they love to do is splash about in a clear lake and have a jolly old time.