|The Old Keswick Railway Line and Latrigg|
|Raven Crag and Castle Crag revisited|
|Making it Easier to Get to our Walks|
|Look out for Ticks|
|Busy six days for the Wasdale MRT|
|National Trust, Fords, Paths, and Toilets|
|Busy and Tragic October Start for the Team|
|Buttermere shuttle bus from Cockermouth|
|Labels and Footbridges|
|Lake District Trig Points|
|The Missing Toposcope|
|Camping in the Lake District|
|Chris Lewis Support Fund|
|An Appeal from Cumbria's Mountain Rescue teams|
|Lake District to feature on New Stamp|
|2020: a Mixed Year for Mountain Rescue|
|New Visitors to Cumbria remain a Problem|
|The Fell Top Assessors are Back|
|Walking Near Cattle|
|Camping in the Lake District|
|The Keswick to Threlkeld Path Tunnel|
|A Plea from Patterdale MRT|
|Pooley Bridge Replacement|
The path from Keswick to Threlkeld along the old railway line is currently being restored after Storm Desmond. As part of that a long closed tunnel is being re-opened.
Back in December 2015 Storm Desmond did significant damage all over the Lake District and for us one of the big losses the destruction of two of the bridges over the River Greta on the path from Keswick to Threlkeld along the old railway line which resulted in the temporary loss and the later diversion of one our earliest walks. read more ...
As people can now visit the Lake District and go for walks we've been considering what we can sensibly recommend.
As people can now visit the Lake District and go for walks we've been considering what we can sensibly recommend and we have several walks around Loughrigg Fell which is a gentle fell which you should be able to summit safely. These walks also take in Rydal Cave. read more ...
Jessie was the Border Collie / Golden Retriever cross dog that appears in many of our walk photos. She died at the beginning of January 2020.
With snow already on Helvellyn it's time to wash, proof and otherwise prepare your existing winter gear; and think about replacements, or new gear you might want to buy.
Winter is a wonderful time to be on the fells. Quieter than the busy summer months, you can find yourself alone on even the most popular fells during the week. There's nothing quite like an early start on a crisp frosty morning to make the most of the short daylight hours. read more ...
The saga of the re-surfacing of the Keswick to Threlkeld railway path came to a head last night when Keswick Town Council passed a motion of no confidence in the Lake District National Park Authority over its decision to resurface the path.
The saga of the re-surfacing of the Keswick to Threlkeld railway path came to a head last night when Keswick Town Council passed a motion of no confidence in the Lake District National Park Authority (LDNPA) over its decision to resurface the path. read more ...
Buttermere Dubbs Bridge had been closed for a number of years following damage. It has now been re-opened.
One of the Lake District's most popular walking routes has reopened thanks to a generous donation by a Friends of the Lake District member and the hard work of the Lake District National Park Authority. read more ...