Lake District Walks

English Lakes recommended walks

What better way to take in the wealth and beauty of the Lake District than to explore it on foot. And what better way to do it, than to start and finish your days walking in the luxurious surrounding of our exquisite hotels.

Choose from six routes designed to be linked together so that you can create your own walking holiday over several days. Transfer of luggage is included as is a complimentary waterproof map case and small rucksack. Packed lunches can be provided at an additional charge.

For further information and rates please contact Central Reservations on Tel: 0845 6015 478

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  • Route 1- The Wild Boar Circular

    5 miles (8.8 km)
    Allow 3 - 3 hours
    Gentle walk

    Superb walk through beautiful countryside behind The Wild Boar following well defined footpaths.
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  • Route 4 - Waterhead to The Wild Boar

    9 miles (14.4km)
    Allow 6 hours

    A strenuous, but rewarding walk through ancient woodland, meadows and taking in the dramatic views a Orrest Head.
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  • Route 5 - Waterhead to Low Wood Bay

    9 miles (14.4 km)
    Allow 6 hours
    Extremely strenuous

    A fabulous but extremely strenuous walk up to the top of Wansfell Pike (height 1581 feet) followed by a gentle stroll along well defined paths across open fells.
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  • Route 6 - Low Wood Bay to The Wild Boar

    8 miles (12.8km)
    Allow 5 - 5 hours
    Strenuous in parts

    A beautiful walk through splendid countryside enjoying panoramic views of virtually the whole of the South Lakes mountain range from Orrest Head.
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r experienced and professional event co-ordinators are available to discuss any plans you may have at any of the hotels. Our aim is to help you make your event to be as successful as possible by delivering the best service from the initial enquiry to the very last minute of the event.