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YHA Keswick. The Best View over Derwentwater

Difficulty Easy

Walking time 1 hour 10 minutes

Length 3.8km / 2.3mi

Route developer: Andy Page

Route checker: John Clift

Start location Keswick Youth Hostel
Route Summary A short walk from the centre of this popular town up through Castlehead wood to a wonderful viewpoint over Derwentwater and the surrounding fells. The route then goes down to the lakeshore and returns across Crow Park to the market square.
1 review
Overall rating:
Jul 07, 2018
(1 reviews)
This walk was really lovely, a little bit of a steep climb to the top but only lasts 10 minutes if that and so worth the views. Gorgeous walk!
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