Lake District - West

Includes areas around Dunnerdale, Eskdale, Ennerdale and Buttermere

The Western area of the Lake District includes: 1. Wrynose Pass, 2. Dunnerdale, 3. Hard Knott Pass, 4. Eskdale, 5. Ravenglass, 6. Wasdale, 7. Ennerdale, 8. Loweswater, 9. Whinlatter, 10. Buttermere, 11. Newlands Pass, and 12. Honister Pass.

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West > 10. Buttermere Area

Area Summary

The Buttermere area is based around the village and lake of the same name, and Crummock Water.

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Buttermere Lake

A lake in the north-west of the Lake District, next to the village of the same name. There is a path around the lake which cuts through a rock tunnel at one point.

Images for Buttermere Lake

Lake District - West - Buttermere Area - Buttermere Lake 1

Lake District - West - Buttermere Area - Buttermere Lake 2

Lake District - West - Buttermere Area - Buttermere Lake 3

Lake District - West - Buttermere Area - Buttermere Lake 4

Lake District - West - Buttermere Area - Buttermere Lake 5

External map links for Buttermere Lake

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Photo Credits:
1: © Copyright Anne Burgess and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
2: © Copyright Trevor Rickard and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
3: © Copyright Peter Skynner and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
4: © Copyright Bill Boaden and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
5: © Copyright P Leedell and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.