Lakeland Walking Breaks, walking breaks in the Lake District

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More Walks in the Langdale Valley

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A companion book to "Walks in the Langdale Valley", this second compilation of walks in and around the Langdale Valley offers a further 8 routes amidst stunning scenery.

  • A5 size book, ideal for slipping into the rucksack.
  • Easy to follow instructions, with map and cultural notes. All instructions checked to ensure accuracy.
  • Not available in any shop.

Published by Jonathan Craig Guides, this second book of Langdale Walks is the perfect accompaniment to a short break in the Langdale Valley.

All the instructions in this book are from the New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, however, there are three car parks very close to the hotel so if you are not staying there it is possible to adapt the routes quite easily to suit your requirements.

  • Fully checked walks along popular tried and tested routes.

  • Mix of easy and more strenuous routes.

  • Approx. size: A5 145 x 105 mm.

  • 44 pages in black and white with colour cover.

  • 8 walks of varying lengths from 2 to 10 miles.

  • Hand drawn maps and numbered instructions to help you find your way.

Routes Include 7 Wainwright Fells, all of which are over 2,000 ft, and including Scafell Pike, the highest mountan England. There are also four lower level walks, including a stroll over one of the most iconic bridges in England.

  • Oak Howe, probably the easiest fell walk in the Lake District, and a fine afternoon stroll for getting a long motorway journey out of your system. Despite being short in distance, it is not short on scenic beauty.
  • Side Pike, via 'Fat mans agony'. What Side Pike lacks in height, it more than makes up for with the wondrous majesty of the views that are enjoyed from the top. In addition,the route up has a wonderful, heart stopping traverse that, on closer inspection, is not all it first seems to be. An experience not to be missed.
  • High Raise and Sergeant Man. A superb scenically rich mountain walk over a rock filled landscape to the centre of the Lake District.
  • Scafell Pike via Angle Tarn. An early start on a fine summer day will reward you with a truly magnificent walking experience as you climb to Angle Tarn and then head deep into the highest mountain range in England, with the daddy of them all, Scafell Pike, as your goal.
  • Slater's Bridge. A scenic stroll into neighbouring Little Langdale to reach the wonderfully charming Slaters Bridge, a relic of a very different age
  • Grasmere... and back. A wonderful fell walk over the long ridge that divides the Langdale Valley with Easedale, and ultimately the destination of this superb walk, Grasmere. The return is via an equally stunning route overlooking Elterwater.
  • Crinkle Crags. Linking Bowfell and Pike O'Bliscoe are Crinkle Crags, a superb rocky wonderland that will live long in the memory.
  • Stake Pass. A walk that includes a bus ride! We take a scenic tour beyond Keswick to the Borrowdale Valley, a journey of over 26 miles, and then head back over the mountains to Langdale, a superb scenically delighful walk of just 8 miles.


The guides advertised on this page are sold by Jonathan Craig Guides, 36 Ghyll Road, Windermere. LA23 2LW

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