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Derwentwater

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Address: Keswick on Derwentwater | Nbiughl, Keswick, England
Phone Number: 01768772912
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Beautiful lake to hike around, or enjoy a ferry ride

It's a mountain lake situated in Cumbria. It's not overcrowded with tourists and you can enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, or just sightseeing as you stroll around the lake.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Center Point, IA
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Center Point, IA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's a mountain lake situated in Cumbria. It's not overcrowded with tourists and you can enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, or just sightseeing as you stroll around the lake.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Struggled to find parking as very busy but persisted and found a space. Walked part of the way round the lake, with some amazing views and little islands off the lake which you can visit with a boat which you could hire. Plenty of places around to have a picnic and play with the kids

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We caught the ferry from Ladore landing stage and eventually got off at Hawes end after a very enjoyable trip around Derwent navigated by amusing and informative Seamus Jim (don't call me James). Make sure you know your local knowledge ie hill names as he tests you It made the trip memorable, but also, so was the beautiful lakeside walk... More 

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Thank Karen S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The area is awesome, full of tracks to hike around, easy parking in Keswick nearby and canoe hire by the river in Keswick. There are lots of areas by the lake to picnic, and maybe ever have a swim. We personally went hiking and loved it.

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stunning the view of Catbells never leaves your memory Walking around the lake you can jump on and off the ferry at various points or wak so far then boat ride back. So relaxing just to gaze over the water

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stunning scenery. Take the launch around the lake - fabulous little trip. It is amazing to bask in such beauty and nature.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely time. We got off the boat at Lodore and had a lovely coffee at one hotel, then a beautiful walk to the waterfall. After this we were hungery so we stopped for lunch at another hotel. Then we got back on the boat & completed our trip around the lake. All of this was dog friendly... More 

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Leicester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The regular boat trips go round the lake with several hop-on hop-off points, which means you can mix and match with walking.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

\the lake is always tranquil, even in the pouring rain. It is an absolutely beuatiful place to visit

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We walked anti clockwise around the Lake most of the way - it took us around 3 hours and got the last stop of the boat back to Keswick. A most enjoyable walk with breath taking scenery.

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