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Elterwater in the winter

Reasons to Visit the Lake District in Winter


The Lake District may once have been regarded as a summer destination, but this certainly isn't the case anymore!

Mallerstang Edge from The Old Stables in Outhgill

Cottages near Kirkby Stephen


Kirkby Stephen is a traditional market town of cobbled courtyards, interesting shops, and nooks and crannies to explore.

Skiddaw reflected in Bassenthwaite Lake

Easy Lake District Walks: Skiddaw


Lots of people come to the Lake District to walk and experience the scenery and countryside in the best way possible.

Clock in a Lake District holiday cottage

Last-Minute New Year Cottages 2019


A brand new year is almost here and where better to welcome in 2020 than in the beautiful Lake District?

Christmas wreath making

December 2019 Events in the Lake District


December is here and Christmas has well and truly arrived across the Lake District and Cumbria!