Current Walks Programme

GroupGradeTimeWalkGrid RefMilesAsc(ft)LeaderPhone
Saturday 7 March 2020
SatModerate9:00amMurton Pike and a bit moreNY 73423191700Graham Allan01768 890390
Murton Pike and some of the newer paths around
Wednesday 11 March 2020
AChallenging8:30amBlencathra Bravado - Hall's Fell Ridge and Sharp EdgeNY 318256124500John Whittaker01768 866225
B+Strenuous9:00amBirkhouse Moor, Red Tarn, Catstye Cam, Lanty's TarnNY3491532800Martin Hodgson01768 899307
BModerate9:15amArmathwaite to Hornsby along the lower Eden ValleyNY 525 467101300Graham Allan01768 890390
Higher level paths across the hilly country to the east and lower riverside routes.
CLeisurely9:30amRaughton HeadNY3794556300Basil Thompson01768 866127
StrEasy10:30amLords Seat and BarfNY20426551200June Bell07831892806
A lovely walk starting at Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre, following routes through the forest up to Lord’s Seat and Barf and then back through the forest. A very varied walk with magnificent views.
St2Easy10:30amButterwick and surroundsNY 509195luwMary Teasdale01768 865398
More paths in the Lowther Valley
Saturday 14 March 2020
SatModerate9:00amRydal Cave via the Coffin RouteNY 35205881900Andrew Chatfield07761 842709
Rydal Cave via Coffin Route to Rydal Hall and Ambleside from White Moss Common
Wednesday 18 March 2020
AChallenging8:30amGrisedale Gallop - Nethermost & Dollywagon Pikes, Hart CragNY 399144134600Carole Willett01931 713219 or 07977 658889.
B+Strenuous9:00amLingmoor FellNY30504582200Trevor Davis01539 823924
Elterwater, Lingmoor Fell, Side Pike, Blea Tarn, Little Langdale
BModerate9:15amCaldbeck Fells and mine workings to High PikeNY 319 35071800Sandy Higgins07801 716608
Including Grainsgill Beck, Hare Stones, Sunny Bank and Red Gate.
BCModerate9:30amStaveley and Potter TarnSD 474983900Susan Elliott01768 891901
StrEasy10:30amThe River Lune from LowgillSD616965850Gill Hodgson01768 899307
A riverside walk along part of the Dales Way.
St2Easy10:30amHunter Hall, Clifton & BroughamNY 528283luwNeil McGeown01768 398808
A gentle ramble by riverside, Castle and Hall
Saturday 21 March 2020
SatModerate9:00amDufton and Knock PikesNY 69926692250Jean Bradshaw01768 865240
Wednesday 25 March 2020
AChallenging8:30amFairfield Foxtrot - Stone Arthur, Dove Crag, White MossNY 337086113500Janet Arnison01931 714305
B+Strenuous9:00amMelmerby FellNY652380112300Sue Marshall01768 897159
BModerate9:15amHallin Bank, Ullswater, Fusedale and Steel Knotts.NY 445 18181500Roger Eves01768 840239
CLeisurely9:30amA Dufton RoundNY6902506800Richard Murphy07954 948005
StrEasy10:30amAlstonn/a5500Ruth Lee01768 898604
St2Easy10:30amHelton and WhaleNY 5212153luwCharlie Shepherd07766 830007
A gentle stroll along the Lowther Valley, including parts of the newly created 'Lowther Loop' of the Ullswater Way.
Saturday 28 March 2020
SatStrenuous9:00amCrag Hill, Sail and BarrowNY 19320492700Harry Upton017684 80191
Wednesday 1 April 2020
AChallenging8:30amColedale Candour - Grisedale Pike and GrasmoorNY 233237114000Chris Lloyd01768 868581
B+Strenuous9:00amHelvellyn via Swirral Edge, Raise and Sticks PassNY342154112900Ian Clement01768 862330
BModerate9:15amGreenburn, Gibson Knott and Helm CragNY 327 0941800Ruth Meer01768 881894
There is a second leader for this walk, Denise Edwards Tel: 01768 88227
BCModerate9:30amCat Bells Terrace, Brandelhow Boardwalk, GrangeNY 24719281500Andrew Chatfield07761 842709
CLeisurely9:30amCrosby Garrett and SmardaleNY7280946500Christine McNaughton01768 864127
StrEasy10:30amAround Derwentwater; Week 1NY2662346300Janet Upton017684 80191
A scenic walk around Derwentwater passing through ancient woodland and along the shores of the lake. The scenery is stunning. Week 1 - Keswick to Grange, return by bus.
St2Easy10:30amCliburn Moss Circular, up and back to WhinfellNY5732563luwSandy Higgins07801 716608
Woodland paths and boardwalks in the Nature Reserve and wide ranging viewpoints from the Whinfell heights.
Saturday 4 April 2020
SatModerate9:00amLow level circuit of ThirlmereNY 318189101600Janet Upton017684 80191
Wednesday 8 April 2020
AChallenging8:30amSmittergill Salsa - Meg's Cairn, Bullman Hills, Greg's HutNY 651325152800Bill Glaister01768 898123
B+Strenuous9:00amMount Ida and Swindale HeadNY795166102000Nick Ash017683 98651
including Barnham Scar, Brownber Rigg, Seavyrigg Side, Swindale Grange and Helbeck
BModerate9:15amSunbiggin Tarn via Potts ValleyNY 707 095101100David Dixon01768 863155
CLeisurely9:30amTBAn/a1luwMary Patmore01768 897074
StrEasy10:30amAround Derwentwater; Week 2NY2521746300Janet Upton017684 80191
Week 2 - Bus to Grange, return to Keswick on foot.
St2Easy10:30amWhinfell CircuitNY 568263250Thelma Allan01768 890390
Circumnavigation around the outside of Center Parcs with occasional peeks in.
Saturday 11 April 2020
SatModerate9:00amLoweswater CircuitNY 12321481600Andrew Chatfield07761 842709
Loweswater Circuit going through Holme Wood and returning via a track around Low Fell where there are good views across to Crummock Water and along Lorton Vale
Wednesday 15 April 2020
AChallenging8:30amDodderama - Fisher’s Wife’s Rake,Clough Head,Stybarrow DoddNY 312230113700Sue Tomlinson01768 865622
B+Strenuous9:00amSkiddaw via Skiddaw House and BakestallNY26129110½2900Stephen Lindley07713 770504
BModerate9:15amSt Sunday CragNY 368 13482500Jean Bradshaw01768 865240
BCModerate9:30amPendragon Castle from StenkrithSD 773047500Claire Jeffery01768 351352
CLeisurely9:30amOrrest HeadNY 4230065787Richard Murphy07954 948005
StrEasy10:30amAbove ThrelkeldNY3022565500Jim Sellars01768 362363
Walking from the Blencathra Centre in the shadow of Blencathra.
St2Easy10:30amKirkoswald and LazonbyNY 551403luwRuth Lee01768 898604
Across the Eden Valley with bags of interesting things to see.