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Trainers for Walking

1-Hour Walks in the Lake District


There's so much to experience in the Lake District that it can be hard to fit in everything you want to see and do!

Ullswater in the Lake District

10 Walks Around Ullswater


Ullswater regularly tops the polls as the most popular lake in the Lake District, and it's easy to find plenty to love about this perfectly positioned lake! With the great

Fisherman on Congra Moss

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2020


As 2020 comes to a close, I want to look back on the positives that have come with this very unusual year.

Tewet Tarn and Blencathra in the Lake District

Castlerigg and St John's in the Vale Circular Walk


This relatively easy walk, starting just outside of Keswick, takes in some wonderful fell views, as well as a mysterious stone circle, an isolated church, a quiet tarn and even, if you’re lucky, wi

Christmas decorations in Cockermouth, Cumbria

Last-Minute Christmas Shopping in the Lake District


It happens to all of us: either we leave all of our Christmas shopping to the last minute, or there's that one person who we can't find a good gift for.