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 > 8. Hawkshead Area

Area Summary

A large village between Lake Coniston and Lake Windermere.

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Tarn Hows

A man-made tarn north west of Hawkshead, owned by the National Trust. It was formerly owned by Beatrix Potter.

Images for Tarn Hows

Lake District - South - Hawkshead Area - Tarn Hows 1

Lake District - South - Hawkshead Area - Tarn Hows 2

External map links for Tarn Hows

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright Ian Capper and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright Andy Stephenson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.