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Catbells Lakeland Walk, Portinscale

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Must see · Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
Hike the rolling green lakeside hills of Catbells Lakeland Walk. This 6.5 km (4 mi) walk snakes through the Lake District National Park, providing dramatic views of the Lakeland Fell and the Derwentwater lakeshores. Walk from the nearby Keswick town center or catch a boat across the lake to the start of the trail. The hike can be steep in some parts, so if you're feeling tired, opt to take a bus back to the town center. With our world travel planner, Portinscale attractions like Catbells Lakeland Walk can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Stunning views across Derwent Water and the fells and although it is a hard walk in places most people could do it  more »
  • We climbed this walk on a wet and windy day and even the last section I was climbing on my hands and knees I absolutely loved it,,,,  more »
  • Big walk, highspy- maiden moor-catbells. A blast and fulfilment at the end.
  • Good walk, mixed abilities but couldn't take dog all the way

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