Lake District - South

Includes Grasmere, Langdale, and areas around Lake Windermere and Lake Coniston

The Southern area of the Lake District includes: 1. Grasmere, 2. Rydal, 3. Ambleside, 4. Windermere, 5. Bowness-on-Windermere, 6. Newby Bridge, 7. Near Sawrey, 8. Hawkshead, 9. Coniston, 10. Tilberthwaite, 11. Little Langdale, and 12. Great Langdale.

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South > 9. Coniston Area

Area Summary

A former mining village on the edge of the lake of the same name.

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Coniston Pier

The pier for the Coniston boats (Coniston Launch and Gondola). There is bike hire and boat hire (including motor boats), plus a cafe.

The two boat services call at different jetties.

Images for Coniston Pier

Lake District - South - Coniston Area - Coniston Pier 1

Lake District - South - Coniston Area - Coniston Pier 2

Lake District - South - Coniston Area - Coniston Pier 3

External map links for Coniston Pier

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright David Smith and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright John Firth and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
3: © Copyright David Pickersgill and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.