The Lake District -- Andrew, Aaron, and I spent a week in Hawkshead a decade or so ago, exploring and enjoying Beatrix Potter and Wordsworth country.   Aaron hiked; Andrew and I walked.  It was superb!

Postcard map of the Lake District ,UK -- Lizzie Bennet was supposed to take a trip here. Fate intervened, and she ended up visiting Derbyshire.

22 Things To Do In The Lake District That Aren't Hiking

22 things to do in the Lake District for first timers that don't involve long walks or climbing mountains, including Keswick, Ambleside and Buttermere.

10 of the best walks in the Lake District. View from Castle Crag, Borrowdale, Lake District. Photograph: Paul Harris/National Trust Photo Library

10 of the best walks in the Lake District

10 of the best walks in the Lake District. View from Castle Crag, Borrowdale, Lake District.

wanderthewood:  View down over Windermere from Loughrigg Fell - Cumbria, England by High Peak and Lowland

Loughrigg Fell: A marvelous hike in the Lake District offering spectacular views of Lake Windermere.That little ladder is called a stile. The structure allows hikers to safely cross over ancient stone walls that criss-cross the English countryside.

The most popular and most highly visited of the many spectacular waterfalls in the Lake District is Aira Force

Aira Force waterfall, Ullswater Aira Force , located halfway between Glenridding and Watermillock, on the western shore of Ullswater, is the most heavily visited waterfall in the Lake District.

Over Derwent Water from the Keswick Jetties, Lake District, England                                                                                                                                                      More

The Lake District, such a magical place. Derwent Water from the Keswick Jetties, Lake District, England

Striding Edge, Helvellyn - a favourite walk in the Lake District with great views and a touch of excitement!

Striding Edge, Helvellyn, Lake District, England, - I find it difficult to believe I actually walked along this!

Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England, UK Best Value Travel Online                                                                                                                                                                                 More

houses on a river ukimages: Lakes (by Ennor) Grasmere, England my holiday destination this year: lake district england.

An expert guide to 10 of the best attractions and things to do in the Lake   District including climbing Helvellyn, visiting Wordsworth’s house at   Grasmere and cruising on Lake Windermere

Top 10: what to do in the Lake District

An expert guide to 10 of the best attractions and things to do in the Lake District including climbing Helvellyn, visiting Wordsworth’s house at Grasmere and cruising on Lake Windermere

The English Lake District stole my heart years ago and I’d like to share my three favourite day walks there. Whether it’s pottering about the chocolate box village of Grasmere or hiking through the glorious Langdale Valley, the English Lake District is one of the most beautiful places in Britain and these are my pick of the best day walks:

The English Lake District stole my heart years ago and I’d like to share my three favourite day walks there. Whether it’s pottering about the chocolate box village of Grasmere or hiking through the glorious Langdale Valley, the English Lake District is on

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