Catbells Lakeland Walk, Keswick

4.9
#1 of 28 in Trails in Lake District
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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  • Last time I walked up Catbells was about 30 years ago so therefore not a regular walk I am familiar with. It is simple enough to walk up (albeit steep) but having a bad knee I was unable to scramble.....  more »
  • Took the Keswick launch to Hawes End and then walked anti-clockwise round the circular walk across Catbells. There were some areas of scrambling on your hands and knees so a bit scary in places. The.....  more »

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