Useful Links

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We have gathered a collection of websites of general interest for visitors to the Lake District that you may find useful.

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Before you Travel

Lake District and Cumbria tourist board which is full of information:

http://www.golakes.co.uk/

An independent guide to the many places to visit and events in Cumbria:

http://www.visitcumbria.com/

The official website of the Lake District National Park Authority:

http://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/

 

Travel and Transport

An independent travel guide that covers all boat, bus and train services in the Lake District:

http://www.lakedistrictonboard.com/

Train information and timetables from Windermere train station:

https://www.tpexpress.co.uk/

Bus information and timetables for the bus services they provide around the Lake District:

https://www.stagecoachbus.com/

 

Walks

Choose walks in the Lake District based on the level of difficulty with their walk finder:

https://www.walklakes.co.uk/

An interactive map of walks in the Lake District:

http://www.walkingenglishman.com/lakes.htm

Search for walks based on your chosen criteria including length of walk and features:

http://www.lakeswalks.co.uk/walks/selector.shtml

 

Weather

Lake District Weatherline provided by the Lake District National Park Authority:

http://www.lakedistrictweatherline.co.uk/

The Met Office provides weather information about your day:

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/

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