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Great family walk around Semerwater

Since our camp site was near the path around Semerwater we decided to do the walk. And we where not... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Ron G
Ell, The Netherlands
Worth the drive

Easiest route is from Burtersett as Bainbridge way is a bit narrow in places particularly if... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Since our camp site was near the path around Semerwater we decided to do the walk. And we where not disappointed. What a great walk with lots of great scenic views on surrounding country side and Semerwater before coming close the carpark (where you are...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Easiest route is from Burtersett as Bainbridge way is a bit narrow in places particularly if another car coming. Beautiful scenery set in idyllic setting

Thank Menumore
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The views approaching are lovely. Nice pebble beach on which to sit near the water. Easy parking near the beach. No facilities there.

Thank Brinuk
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place. We parked up for day. Pay and display we paid as ler instructions at the farmhouse £3 for day. It takes a couple of hours to do the walk round. It was too hot so we chilled put. There was an...More

1  Thank galaxysue63
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Always enjoy a visit to Semerwater, the views are spectacular. Very peaceful, and there's often something going on, be it paragliding, canoeing or fishing. Never had a problem parking, it's just a very nice place to be.

Thank allertonlad
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Park in Bainbridge and walk up the Cam Road and followit to Semerwater - its about a 5 mile round trip but on a fine day the views are wonderful. Take a picnic with you a take a seat overlooking the water and enjoy the...More

Thank Longey
Reviewed 25 April 2018

my dad told me he lived up the hill from lake semerwater until he was 11,i thought it was probably ok,when I passed my driving test I took him and my mum there and and thought wow. the views are amazing and people thought it...More

1  Thank David_Maher_3010
Reviewed 17 March 2018

A lovely find - One of only two natural lakes in the Yorkshire Dales and home to a rare species of crayfish! We wanted somewhere to launch our kayaks and here was just perfect. You need to get a permit for car parking / sailing...More

Thank ChezandSteve11
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Amazing day out. Breathtaking views, great swim and fantastic walks getting there and roundabout this beautiful part of the Dales.

Thank Maverick6269
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Parked in the car park and went to pay at the farm about £2. Then head out straight across the road from the farm. Just fooled the path all the way down the lake till you reach the chapel after another 2/3 fields head towards...More

4  Thank N8837XNmarkj
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