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Derwentwater and Borrowdale

Itinerary: A Weekend in Keswick


It's easy to see why so many people choose Keswick as their favourite holiday destination.

Walking up Blencathra the easy way

Blencathra, the easy way!


It sometimes feels as if there’s a competition in the Lake District to find the trickiest and most challenging route up a fell, but it doesn’t have to be that way! Sure, if you're an experienced wa

Buttermere Pines in the Lake District

7 Scenic Drives in the Lake District


The Lake District has so much amazing scenery to see that it can be difficult to fit it all in!

Whinlatter Forest in the Lake District

Whinlatter Forest (near Keswick)


There are many great attractions in and around Keswick and perhaps one of the biggest is Whinlatter Visitors Centre.

Young children in wheelchairs

Charities of Cumbria and the Lake District


As the world celebrates 'International Day of Charity', we salute the achievements of countless admirable charities carrying out wonderful work across the Lake District and Cumbria.