Glenridding Dodd (this is a Wainwright) on Ullswater. Not one for the feint hearted. This is a very steep climb and only really for the more experienced adventurous types. We […]
We're an active family, with a 4 and 6 year old, from Bowness on Windermere in the Lake District. This page follows some of our adventures into the fells, pubs and local areas
Orrest Head from Windermere. OS map OL7 starting at GR414987. We parked for free in a lay by on the main road. Turn right from Windermere onto the main A591 […]
Stock Ghyll Falls, Ambleside. Today was the perfect day for it, wet and drizzly. The falls are in a forest, so you’re somewhat protected from the elements, and the rainfall […]
With an amazing weather forecast for Sunday, we were excited to get our walking boots on and get out there! We chose an adventurous walk round Tilberthwaite, over Coniston way. […]
One of our all time favourite family walks, Rydal Caves
Sunday afforded us some fantastic sunny weather, and we jumped on the chance to climb up to the “lighthouse” monument in Ulverston. Every time we drive past, my 4 year […]
This 1.5 mile return family walk allows you to summit Gummer’s How easily, offering fantastic views over Windermere.