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Central Fells

Braithwaite, Keswick, England
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Sunday walk

A lovely day for walking, took us up Barrow Fell. We walked from the Coledale inn up to the top... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Fussyteam
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Workington, United Kingdom
Amazing views from Glaramara.

We climbed Glaramara and I can recommend it to anyone. I am fit but not super fit and this was... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
AlbertBubbles
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Braithwaite, Keswick, England
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

A lovely day for walking, took us up Barrow Fell. We walked from the Coledale inn up to the top, with fabulous views over Bassenthwaite, Derwentwater & Skiddaw. It was a bit steep coming back down the other side towards a farm yard, but best...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We climbed Glaramara and I can recommend it to anyone. I am fit but not super fit and this was perfectly manageable for me to climb. The views all the way up and down and on the top were spectacular. This was a wonderful walk.

1  Thank AlbertBubbles
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Amazing place, just ticking off the fells one by one. Great hotel and wonderful walks, Rydal was beautiful.

1  Thank rachellittlewood3
Reviewed 1 November 2016

To enjoy a cross-section of the Fells west of Braithwaite, take the bus to Buttermere, and walk back along Mill Beck, Sail Beck and over Barrow. This is about 8 miles with 2070 feet ascent along a beautiful route. The short ascent up Barr is...More

1  Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 19 August 2016

looking for the best priced day parking and a pint on return to the car...no place better as easy walk into town and the lake

Thank 637Keith
Reviewed 5 July 2016

A myriad of trails and public footpaths with stunning views of the Lakeland fells.Very impressive, i could seriously get lost in this area, so take a good ordinance survey map to plan those walks.

1  Thank markball68
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

The Coledale Horseshoe must be in my top 5 walks in the Lake District. It is truly spectacular on a clear day with stunning views. Make no mistake this is not an easy walk and some places feel a little exposed but it's superb. I...More

2  Thank Lambers2013
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Starting from Braithwaite we headed up onto Grizedale Pike beautiful views looking over on the route to come including sail, causey pike, barrow. A slight brushing of snow on the tops made it look very pretty. A need for a good level if fitness and...More

1  Thank booby1961
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Completed the coledale round, stunning views but a strenuous walk covering 8 peaks in total as extended the walk to grass moor fantastic views over most of Lakeland derwent water and Buttermere valley and on a clear sunny day this was my highlight.

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Amazing spot. Take a compass & check the out how accurately the stones are arranged.Well worth a short walk to visit. Easy stroll beck down to Keswick

Thank w3ndys
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