Walks in the Lake District

One of the main attractions of the Lake District is to pop on your walking boots and head out on a bracing walk. We've put together a list of our favourite Lake District walks for you.

Walks by type

9 Family-friendly Fell Walks

Top 10 Family Friendly Wainwright Walks

A Guide to Wainwright's Coast to Coast in Cumbria

Top 10 Lakeside Walks

8 Favourite Lake District Pub Walks

Little Winter Walks for Little Legs

1-Hour Walks in the Lake District

12 Lake District walks with tearooms

Top 5 Lake District Walks in Autumn

The Best Dog Walks in the Lake District

Ambleside and Langdale


Wansfell Pike

An Easy Walk up Red Screes

Skiddaw over Bassenthwaite Lake


Walk around Bassenthwaite

Dodd Wood and Dodd Fell

A stroll up Binsey

Back o'Skiddaw

Borrowdale from Kings How in the Lake District


Watendlath and Dock Tarn

Great Gable Remembrance Service

A linear walk in Borrowdale

A favourite walk in Borrowdale

Swimming in Langstrath



Rannerdale Bluebells

A sunny afternoon in Buttermere

Favourite Buttermere walks



Beacon Fell

The Easy Way up the Old Man of Coniston

Hadrian's WallThe Eden Valley

Hadrian's Wall & Housestead's Fort

Lacy's Caves & Long Meg Stone Circle

Ennerdale Water in the Lake DistrictEnnerdale

Biking and walking in Ennerdale

Magnificent Pillar

Stanley Ghyll Waterfall in the Lake DistrictEskdale

Stanley Ghyll walk

Irton Road and Muncaster Fell

A linear walk from Upper Eskdale, to Great Moss, Scafell Pike and the Borrowdale Valley

Burnmoor Tarn

Bench on Latrigg


Fell top cafe on Latrigg

Great Mell Fell

Glenderaterra Valley

A walk from Whinlatter

A walk from Spring's Farm cottages

An Easy Walk up Latrigg

Loweswater in the Lake District


Loweswater Lake circular walk

Cogra Moss and Mockerkin Tarn

Mellbreak from the Kirkstile Inn

Artist's Barn in Mungrisdale


Souther Fell

Bowscale Fell

Newlands Fell House

The Newlands Valley

A wander through Newlands

Newlands circular walk

Ard Crags Ridge Walk

Snow on Blencathra


Blencathra, the easy way!

Blencathra via Sharp Edge

St John's in the Vale and High Rigg

Tewet Tarn & Castlerigg Stone Circle

Boat on Ullswater


Grisedale Tarn, Fairfield and St Sunday Crag

Aira Force

Great Mell Fell

Ullswater Steamers

Top five walks using public transport across the Lake District

View up the Eskdale Valley


Greendale Tarn


Boats on WindermereWindermere

Walking in the Kentmere valley