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Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire

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The Lake District National Park is a national treasure and World Heritage Site boasting England's largest lake, Windermere, and its highest peak, Scafell Pike. People come from all over the world to enjoy this beautiful landscape and soak up the special culture and we think one of the best ways to do this, is by going on a Lake District National Park guided walk. Whether you’re new to the Lake District or you’ve bagged every Wainwright, our guided walks have something for you. Join one of our local experts and you could enjoy summitting world famous peaks like Scafell Pike or Coniston Old Man. You could find yourself exploring ancient caves, paddling in the sea, staring up at wild waterfalls, exploring historical houses, gazing across vast valleys and of course looking onto our the beautiful lakes, that give this special place its name. We also run Navigation for Beginners (how to use maps and compasses) and guided bike rides. All of our guided walks, courses and rides are led by passionate, local volunteers who love nothing more than to show you around and share their love of the Lakes with you. Visit our website and find a walk, course or ride near you today. We want to make sure everyone has the opportunity to enjoy the Lake District so we keep our prices low and many of our walks are free. Every penny of ticket prices goes back into the volunteer led guided walk programme and keeping this place special for generations to come. If you would like to help us do this you can book a walk but also donate on our website today.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend, my friend and I did two walks: Hills, Gills and Falls , and Silver How and Easedale Tarn. Team was amazing, even though it was a hard and fast walk, beginners like me were supported lots! I learnt so much interesting facts, saw...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review and glad you enjoyed the walks. We're busy planning next year's programme!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I am a regular at Keswick and the Lake District this is the first time I have been on a walk like this. I can highly recommend this and the knowledge of the volunteers is outstanding. The walk was excellent and with 21 people...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review. Glad you enjoyed this wonderful walk!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic walk with friendly and knowledgeable guides I went on my own (female) as did many others in the group and felt instantly at ease and in good hands, I learnt some very interesting history and even had an exciting optional scramble! Would...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Thank you so much for leaving a review. We are delighted to enjoyed the walk!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked up Blencathra with the LDNPA guides. Absolutely fabulous. The guides were so knowledgeable about the area. The walk is done at a pace to suit everyone. I had an amazing day. Have booked other walks. Well worth the money

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heaven on earth 🌏, I absolutely loved the place it's nice for honey moon and for a trip with family and friends , for people who wants to chill and relax away from crowded places, people are friendly, you can book your own cottage and...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

During our stay in Lake District we went on two guided walks. It was a great experience The walks are graded so that you are not tackling a climb that you cannot undertake, the guides are very knowledgeable of the area and point out places...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We really value customer feedback

Reviewed 16 August 2017

I did 3 'moderate' walks in 4 days: a pretty walk near Staveley; Castlerigg from Keswick; & High Rigg (loved the St John's in the Vale church and the stopover for tea & scones at the farm). All with amazing views. The friendly and skilled...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback Debbie, and hope to see you on more walks in the future

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had an excellent tour with Ron and Belinda from the trust, they even added tallest trees tour as well. RON made our daughter very welcome with her questions. Excellent tour. Thank you

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed the walk and thank you for your review - I enjoyed your company! - Belinda

Reviewed 8 August 2017

My girlfriend and I did three Lake District National Park guided activities (two walks and one cycle) in three days, and we absolutely loved all of them. Our first walk was from Glenridding to Silver Bay, with fantastic views of Ullswater. Our guides, Geoff and...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review, we very much appreciate it as do our volunteer guides

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We have done around 8 of these now over the past few years and they are very good. The guides are all so informed and help you to find out more about the history and landscape than you normally would from books. All quite informal...More

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WalkstoInspire, Manager at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review, we very much appreciate it

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Paula L
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Response from DeniseCaz | Reviewed this property |
I think you're over thinking the whole situation- we have many cultures/races n the U.K. too.
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Response from welshcake224 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry.....lifelong vegetarian is probably not the best person to ask ..Lol 😀😀
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Response from Fran H | Reviewed this property |
I've only been once but I'd imagine any month is a good month. It's a beautiful place and very scenic. Cumbria would probably be a good destination, as things are a little bit more accessible there. Perhaps Centre Parcs... More
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