Here are some 3rd party websites with useful information to help plan your holiday to the Lake District.
The Lake District National Park website is a mine of information and here you can also download a range of maps and leaflets to local attractions.
'Go Lakes' is the official website for Cumbria Tourism and provides up-to-the-minute information on events as well as insight guides to the different areas that make up the Lake District.
The Mountain Weather Information Service (MWIS) provides weather analysis and forecasts specifically aimed at mountaineers and walkers. Download 3 day forecasts for specific regions including the Lake District.
Cumbria County Council conveniently gathers all Lake District bus timetables onto a single searchable page
Mike Brockhurst's Walking Englishman website is a free walking resource which provides information on numerous walking routes. Here you can find a list of Englands's highest peaks.
Use thetrainline.com to find cheap fares to the Lake District rail access towns of Windermere and Penrith.