Ennerdale Water



Distance: 8.1 miles (13 km)
Ascent: 153 metres
Grade: 36 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 45m
Start: YHA Ennerdale
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A stunning walk around the lake, a perfect low level route or a great alternative if the weather is poor.

Friars Crag

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Distance: 2.8 miles (4.5 km)
Ascent: 56 metres
Grade: 16 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 1h 45m
Start: YHA Keswick
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A pleasant route through the town, parks and along the shores of Derwent Water.

Tarn Hows

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Distance: 7.2 miles (11.6 km)
Ascent: 303 metres
Grade: 38 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 30m
Start: YHA Hawkshead
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
This walk heads to the stunning Tarn Hows before passing through picturesque Hawkshead.

Cwellyn

Toilets on route   Seats on route   Wheelchair accessible   Pushchair accessible

Distance: 0.4 miles (0.6 km)
Ascent: 14 metres
Grade: 7 ()
Allow: 15m to 30m
Start: YHA Snowdon Ranger
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A short and fully accessible lakeside route in a small self-contained wooded area opposite the hostel.
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