Lake District - North

Includes areas around Borrowdale, Keswick, Caldbeck and Thirlmere

The Northern area of the Lake District includes: 1. Seatoller, 2. Stonethwaite, 3. Borrowdale, 4. Watendlath, 5. Newlands, 6. Keswick, 7. Bassenthwaite, 8. Caldbeck, 9. Mungrisdale, 10. Threlkeld, 11. St John's in the Vale, and 12.Thirlmere.

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North > 6. Keswick Area

Area Summary

The Keswick area is based around the town of the same name.

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Railway Path

The former railway from Keswick to Threlkeld has been converted to a cycle path and walkway. There are several bridges along the route, some of which, along with parts of the track, were washed away in the floods of 2015. The former Keswick station still exists.

Images for Railway Path

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 1

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 2

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 3

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 4

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 5

Lake District - North - Keswick Area - Railway Path 6

External map links for Railway Path

View on 1:200k OS map (StreetMap)

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright Gareth James and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright John Carter and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
3: © Copyright Gareth James and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
4: © Copyright Gareth James and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
5: © Copyright Gareth James and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
6: © Copyright Gareth James and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.