6 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Far Eastern Marches area of The Lake District

Six easy to follow, hand-crafted walks including routes from Demings Moss, Shap, Huck's Bridge & Wythmoor Farm that climb Great Yarlside (the highest point), Wasdale Pike, Ancrow Brow, High Wether Howe, Seat Robert, Capplebarrow & Grayrigg Forest amongst others. More details about each walk can be found below the map.

The Far Eastern Marches area of The Lake District National Park is the area enclosed by an imaginary line from Ambleside through Troutbeck, Kentmere and Sadgill to the Eastern tip of Haweswater Reservoir and then Pooley Bridge to the West, the A592 to Penrith to the North, The M6 South & then the A684 to Kendal to the East, and the A591 from Kendal to Ambleside to the South.

Tap/mouse over a coloured circle (1-3 easy walks, 4-6 moderate walks, 7-9 hard walks) and click to select.



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Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it on the map above.


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


Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk c104 Orrest Head and Troutbeck from Windermere

A gentle stroll to fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25 miles (11.5 km)
Ascent:1,247 ft (380 m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)
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Walk c136 Mabbin Crag from Huck's Bridge

Lakeland views far from the crowds

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.25 miles (13 km)
Ascent:1,572 ft (479 m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)
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Walk c255 Orrest Head and School Knott from Windermere

A gentle stroll to fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5 miles (12 km)
Ascent:787 ft (240 m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)
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Walk c289 Lambrigg Fell from Wythmoor Farm

Good views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.25 miles (8.5 km)
Ascent:899 ft (274 m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)
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Walk c322 The Crookdale Round

Boggy - but you might see more deer than people

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5 miles (15 km)
Ascent:2,050 ft (625 m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)
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Walk c391 The Swindale Horseshoe

Rough walking, few paths, blissfully uncrowded

Vital Statistics:

Length:11 miles (17.5 km)
Ascent:2,655 ft (809 m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)

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





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