39 easy to follow walk route maps of all grades that include part of The Cumbria Way

The Cumbria Way is a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts.


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Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c106 Carrock Fell and High Pike (Caldbeck) from Mosedale

Superb views away from the crowds

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:1,984ft (605m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 2 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c115 Langstrath Beck from Rosthwaite

An easy valley walk through wild country

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:1,031ft (314m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk c121 Tarn Hows and Yew Tree Tarn from Tom Gill

Two of lakeland's prettiest lakes

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:853ft (260m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 4 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c129 Crinkle Crags and Bow Fell from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Superb fell walking on a superb ridge

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.25ml (16.5km)
Ascent:3,604ft (1,098m)
Time:7.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale)

Wainwright Number 214 (of 214)

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:1,384ft (422m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 6 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c143 Brund Fell and King's How from Rosthwaite

Good views of Borrowdale away from the crowds

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,861ft (567m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 7 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c149 The Yewdale Fells from Coniston

Fine views from clear paths

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:1,758ft (536m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 8 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c163 Great Sca Fell from Over Water

Quiet lonely fells with good views

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:2,624ft (800m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 9 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c165 Little Langdale from Elterwater

Riverside walk with spectaular waterfalls

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:893ft (272m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 10 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c182 Torver and Coniston Water from Coniston

Easy walking on clear paths

Vital Statistics:

Length:10ml (16km)
Ascent:1,364ft (416m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 11 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c188 Knott and Great Calva from Grainsgill Bridge, Swineside

Superb views away from the crowds

Vital Statistics:

Length:7ml (11km)
Ascent:1,860ft (567m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 12 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite

Superb view of Borrowdale

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:2,780ft (847m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 13 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c194 Scafell Pike from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

England's Highest Mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.5ml (20km)
Ascent:4,684ft (1,428m)
Time:9.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 14 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c200 Carrock Fell, High Pike (Caldbeck) and Great Calva from Mosedale

Superb views away from the crowds

Vital Statistics:

Length:14ml (22.5km)
Ascent:2,978ft (908m)
Time:8.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 15 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c203 Ashness Bridge, Surprise View, Watendlath, Rosthwaite and The River Derwent from Barrow Bay

A gentle walk in Borrowdale

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:886ft (270m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 16 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c229 Tarn Hows, Oxen Fell High Cross and Low Tilberthwaite from Tarn Hows

One of lakeland's prettiest lakes

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.75ml (9km)
Ascent:909ft (277m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 17 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c236 Skiddaw from Millbeck, nr Keswick

Superb walk up the Northern Fells' Highest

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:3,306ft (1,008m)
Time:6.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 18 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c238 Lingmoor Fell and Great Langdale from Elterwater

Terrific ridge walk with superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7ml (11km)
Ascent:1,976ft (602m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 19 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c242 Latrigg from Keswick

Fine views of Keswick from this little Wainwright

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:941ft (287m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 20 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite

Fine views though N of Ullscarf - can be boggy

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:3,371ft (1,027m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 21 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c265 A Circuit of Derwent Water from Keswick

Excellent lakeshore walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14km)
Ascent:131ft (40m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 22 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c270 Low Saddle and Ullscarf from Stonethwaite

Fine views though can be a little boggy

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:2,419ft (737m)
Time:5.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 23 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c273 Skiddaw and Bakestall from Gale Road (Underscar) nr Keswick

Excellent high level ridge walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.5ml (18.5km)
Ascent:3,214ft (980m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 24 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c274 Loughrigg Fell from Elterwater

Smaller alternative to the big mountains - but with all the charm

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.25ml (8.5km)
Ascent:1,099ft (335m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 25 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c281 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

A busy path leads to wild seclusion

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:2,924ft (891m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 26 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c284 Great Sca Fell and High Pike from Fell Side

Plenty of views, few people.

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:2,198ft (670m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 27 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c321 Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Millbeck, nr Keswick

Peak Baggers route

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:3,529ft (1,076m)
Time:7 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 28 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite

Superb ridge walk with magnificent views

Vital Statistics:

Length:12ml (19km)
Ascent:3,502ft (1,067m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 29 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c335 Latrigg from Gale Road (Underscar) nr Keswick

Short walk to fine views of Keswick

Vital Statistics:

Length:2ml (3km)
Ascent:413ft (126m)
Time:1 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 30 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c369 High Raise, Ullscarf and Grange Fell from Rosthwaite

Good views though N of Ullscarf can be boggy

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.25ml (19.5km)
Ascent:3,781ft (1,152m)
Time:8½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 31 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c371 Esk Pike and Bow Fell (Bowfell) from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Superb ridge walking with good views of Scafell Pike

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:3,459ft (1,054m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 32 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c376 Castle Crag from Grange (Borrowdale)

Small, but perfectly formed

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.5ml (5.5km)
Ascent:906ft (276m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 33 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c400 Beacon (Blawith Fells) and Yew Bank from Brown Howe

Short but challenging with superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:1,382ft (421m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 34 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c416 Scafell Pike from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

The 'easiest' way up England's highest from Great Langdale

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:3,883ft (1,183m)
Time:8 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 35 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale

A busy path leads to wild seclusion

Vital Statistics:

Length:10mls (16km)
Ascent:3,580ft (1,091m)
Time:7.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 36 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c425 The Oxendale Fells from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

High level route with superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:4,680ft (1,426m)
Time:8.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 37 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c447 The Skiddaw Massif from Millbeck, nr Keswick

Long high level route

Vital Statistics:

Length:15.25ml (24.5km)
Ascent:5,458ft (1,663m)
Time:11 hrs
Grade:(Very Hard)


Walk 38 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c461 Great Sca Fell and Knott from Over Water

High Fell views with little company

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.25ml (19.5km)
Ascent:3,062ft (933m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 39 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c466 Rossett Pike and Black Crags (Langdale) from Great Langdale

Superb views up the Langdale Valley

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75mls (14km)
Ascent:2,271ft (692m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again



Not familiar with The Cumbria Way?

See these 39 walks that include part of The Cumbria Way on an interactive Google Map





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