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Sep 5, 2019 - Skelwith bridge to Staveley

15.6 Miles from Skelwith bridge to Staveley After breakfast I prepared for another fairly long walk from the Skelwith bridge hotel near Ambleside, a converted 17th century farm house. My destination that day a traditional lakeland inn the 'Eagle & Child' and Stavely that promised luxury overnight accommodation. The morning started brightly and the weather remained decent all day, so no wet clothes or boots! The route from the hotel was up a steep country lane before pleasant path enclosed by high dry stone walls. Lakeland scenery is so...

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Jul 5, 2012 - Elterwater and the Langdale Valley

The day before had been solid rain so we had a domestic day around the coach except a short walk around the tourist centres of Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere. Both towns were very busy.What else do people do on a wet day! We woke up to a better day so we headed out to Elterwater and the Langdale Valley. We walked along the side of Elterwater and the Great Langdale Beck stopping to admire the views and also the Skelwith Force waterfall. This was Tony's type of walk as when we got to the small village of Skelwith Bridge we found...

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