Grizedale Forest

Grizedale Forest

Grizedale Forest :
Grizedale Forest is situated between the lakes of Coniston and Windermere.

The forest provides a perfect introduction to anyone looking for their first

High Dam – Finsthwaite

High Dam - Finsthwaite

High Dam – Finsthwaite:High Dam is a picturesque tarn located above Finsthwaite at the southern end of Windermere.The dam is surrounded by mixed woodlands

Romney’s Kendal Mint Cake

Kendal Mint Cake

Romney’s Kendal Mint Cake:
Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay ate Romney’s Kendal mint cake on the summit of Mount Everest on 29th May

Haweswater

Haweswater

Haweswater:

This artificial lake was created at the end of the 1930s by damming two natural lakes – High Water and Low Water.

The lake

Alfred Wainwright- A Lakeland Legend

Orrest Head

Alfred Wainwright – A Lakeland Legend:In June 1930, a 23-year old Blackburn man strolled up Orrest Head near Windermere.At the top, he caught the

5 Must-Do Walks in the Grange Area

Hampsfell

5 Must-Do Walks in the Grange Area:Hampsfell:- Hampsfell is a modest hill rising above Grange and is a popular half-day walk for visitors.

I wandered lonely as a cloud

Come and ‘wander lonely as a cloud’ and explore Cumbria’s literary heritage with a stay at Lothlorien.From your base in Kents Bank, just outside Grange-over-Sands

Charcoal Man Sculpture

Charcoal Man Sculpture

Charcoal Man Sculpture:This beautiful sculpture sits in the woods near High Dam, close to Finsthwaite in Cumbria.The charcoal man sculpture commemorates the charcoal burning

Cycling in the Lake District

Cycling in the Lake District

Cycling in the Lake District:Cumbria and the Lake District is definitely made for cycling..From the Morecambe Bay cycle route to more challenging off-road mountain

Watery World At Lakes Aquarium

Lakes Aquarium

The Watery World At Lakes Aquarium:Lakeside is 2 miles north of Newby Bridge at the southern end of  Windermere.It has a large hotel –