Catbells Lakeland Walk, Keswick

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Hike the rolling green lakeside hills of Catbells Lakeland Walk. This 6.5 km (4 mi) walk snakes through the Lake District National Park, providing dramatic views of the Lakeland Fell and the Derwentwater lakeshores. Walk from the nearby Keswick town center or catch a boat across the lake to the start of the trail. The hike can be steep in some parts, so if you're feeling tired, opt to take a bus back to the town center. With our world travel planner, Portinscale attractions like Catbells Lakeland Walk can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Brilliant introduction to the lakes if you’ve never been before. It’s a walk for the whole family, and it never disappoints. This time though was completely different as it was covered in snow and ice...  more »
  • Realtively easy walk from the south but longer than the more difficult northern approach. Both have superb views of Derwent Water  more »
  • Wind was blowing, water was choppy, skies were blue and scenery was terrific. What a wonderful place to visit.  more »
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