Around The Lakes in 80 Days – Viewpoints.


The 80 viewpoints which Phil Buckle showed us on his tour of the Lakes

  • Haweswater – The Old Corpse Road

  • Martindale – Hallin Fell

  • Ullswater - Gale Bay and Eusemere (Pooley bridge), Duke of Portland Boathouse, Aira Force, High Force, Gowbarrow, Swineside Knott, Aira Point, Aira Jetty, Norfolk Island, Mossdale Bay, Wall Holm Island, Inn on the Lake garden.

  • Lanty’s Tarn, view of St Sunday Crag from path down.

  • Deepdale Beck at Greenhow End

  • Brother’s Water

  • Grasmere weir

  • Baneriggs Wood

  • Rydal Water, Rydal Caves, Rydal Boathouse, Rydal Mount

  • Stepping Stones on R. Rothay

  • Loughrigg Fell

  • Fishgarths Wood, Rydal (Good for Bluebells)

  • River Brathay towards Elterwater

  • Elterwater

  • Langdale Pikes – Side Pike Wall and Mickleden Valley

  • Lingmoor Fell (Heather at end of August)

  • Birk Knott

  • Blea Tarn

  • Slater’s Bridge

  • Cathedral Cavern

  • Hodge Close Quarry

  • Monk Coniston Jetty

  • Banishead Quarry Waterfall

  • Kelly Hall Tarn, Torver

  • Devoke Water

  • Wastwater

  • Wasdale Head

  • Low Fell (towards Crummock)

  • Crummock Water

  • Cinderdale Beck

  • Rannerdale (Bluebells)

  • Woodhouse Island, Crummock Water

  • Mill Beck, Crummock Water

  • Buttermere Pines

  • Buttermere lone tree

  • Gatesgarthdale Beck

  • Honister – Old slate mine workings

  • Hindscarth Edge

  • Dale Head

  • Fleetwith Pike

  • Warnscale Bothy, Haystacks

  • Hause Gill Falls, Honister

  • Stonethwaite

  • Greenup Gill

  • Langstrath

  • Rosthwaite

  • Rosthwaite Stepping Stones

  • Ashness jetty

  • Ashness Brdge

  • Barrowbeck Falls

  • Manesty Board Walk

  • Cat Bells

  • Spout Force, Darling How, Whinlatter (Need Wellies)

  • Scale Force

  • Isthmus Bay, Derwent Water

  • Crow Park towards Isthmus Bay and Derwent Isle.

  • Keswick Landings

  • Friar’s Crag

  • Strandshag Bay

  • Centenary Stones, Derwent Water

  • Cat Gill Falls, Great Wood

  • Latrigg

  • Castlerigg Stone Circle

  • Tewett Tarn

  • Low Rigg – Tewett Tarn, Lone tree towards Blencathra

  • St John’s in the Vale

  • Dalemain – Evening Bank Wood.

Many of these viewpoints were visited at either sunrise or sunset for the best light!


Meetings held at Bridgefoot village hall at 7:30pm on Friday nights between September and April

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