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Carlisle Group

We are the Carlisle Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

A leisurely walk in the Borrowdale Valley along the banks of the River Derwent and through Johnny Wood. We then head to Stonethwaite and along both banks of Stonethwaite Beck before returning to the start point.

Tuesday, 30 January 2024
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
11.6km / 7.2mi
Ascent:
237m / 778ft
Type:
circular

We park in the National Trust Car Park which has public toilets (donations for using the toilet welcomed). 

Please note that the Flock In is presently shut and not due to reopen until February so no refreshments will be available there.

Features

  • Toilets available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available
  • Dog friendly
  • Family-Friendly

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 25763 14862
Nearest postcode:
CA12 5XL
what3words:
wimp.tonal.relishing
Start time:
10:00 am

National Trust Car Park, Rosthwaite

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking