5 days / 6 nights (2 nights Ambleside, 2 nights Langdale, 2 nights Keswick): £515 - Trip Code LDH5
6 days / 7 nights (2 nights Ambleside, 3 nights Langdale, 2 nights Keswick): £575 - Trip Code LDH6
7 days / 8 nights (3 nights Ambleside, 3 nights Langdale, 2 nights Keswick): £635 - Trip Code LDH7
8 days / 9 nights (3 nights Ambleside, 3 nights Langdale, 3 nights Keswick): £695 - Trip Code LDH8
Prices are per person based on twin share and include all accommodation in twin share rooms on bed & breakfast basis, luggage transfer, information pack including maps, route guide, and our emergency contact.
Single rooms are available. We only apply a supplement for single accommodation when there is a direct cost to us and we cap this in line with our ‘Fair pricing’ policy. Solo walkers pay a supplement of £10 per walking day, plus any single room supplement which may be required.
Itinerary & Route Options
Arriving in Ambleside you check into your comfortable accommodation and can explore this interesting town, the capital of the South Lakes. There is a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs to choose from for your evening meal.
Option A (easy): Wray Castle and lake shore path to Bowness (requires £20 for combined castle entrance and Windermere ferries). 4 miles. Negligible ascent.
Option B (moderate): Traverse Wansfell to Troutbeck/Town End and return by an old drovers road. 6 miles. 1885ft.
Option C (hard): Ascent of Red Screes by its SW ridge and return via Scandale Valley. 7½ miles. 2450ft.
Option D (strenuous): The classic round of the Fairfield Horseshoe.11 miles. 3530ft.
Option A (moderate): Via Loughrigg Tarn, Skelwith Bridge and Elterwater. 7½ miles. 1200ft.
Option B (hard): Via Loughrigg Fell, Red Bank and Silver How. 7½ miles. 2470ft.
Option A (easy):. Follow Stickle Gill to Stickle Tarn below the cliffs of Pavey Ark. 3 miles. 1260ft.
Option B (moderate): Ascent of Pike O'Blisko. 4.5 miles. 1960ft.
Option C (moderate):Ascent of the Langdale Pikes. 4 miles. 2470ft.
Option D (hard): Traverse of Crinkle Crags. 6½ miles. 2925ft.
Option E (hard): Traverse of Bowfell. 7½ miles. 2875ft.
Option A (moderate): Via Stakes Pass to Rosthwaite and then bus to Keswick (approx. £3). 8 miles. 1700ft.
Option B (hard): Via Stakes Pass and along the River Derwent and Derwentwater shore. 16 miles. 2300ft.
Option C (hard): Via Esk Hause and Seathwaite. 16 miles. 3150ft.
Option D (strenuous): Via Esk Hause, Allen Crags and Glaramara. 16 miles. 3650ft.
Option A (easy): A short circular walk taking in the viewpoint of Castle Head and the lake shore. 2 miles. 325ft.
Option B (moderate): Circular walk via Walla Crag and Ashness Bridge. 6½ miles. 1400ft.
Option C (moderate): Cross the lake and ascend Catbells ridge (requires £3.50 for Keswick Launch). 7½ miles. 1500ft.
Option D (hard - strenuous): Ascent of Skiddaw with route options from 7½ miles to 9½ miles. Approximately 3200ft of ascent.
Let us know if you require a transfer to Penrith station and we will arrange this for you (at extra cost).