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Western Lake District Carlisle & Hadrian's Wall Penrith, Ullswater & Eden Valley Keswick & Northern Lakes Central & Southern Lakeland Lake District Peninsulas

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A GUIDE TO THE OVERALL CONTENTS OF
ISSUE No.28 SUMMER/AUTUMN 2013


10 LAND OF THE LAKES
Our overview of all 18 stretches of water in the Lake
District. Take a look at the little boats and big ships plying
the loveliest lakes in England.

18 MOUNTAINS OF THE LAKES
They may look friendly and many are easy to climb but... Take good care of yourself when youíre out walking. Donít get yourself into trouble, like the chap who left his tent in the dark for a wee and couldnít find it again!!! He had to call out the mountain rescue!

22 WALKS OFF THE BEATEN TRACKS Twelve pages of some of the quieter walks in the
Lake District. Stroll up little Binsey or try something more
testing like the fells above Wastwater.

40 LAKELAND CURIOUSITIES!
6 pages of some of those strange, often quirky things youíre likely to bump into.

46 COUNTRY DRIVES
8 pages of drives, maps, photos and information - plus hints and tips on where to go - what to do.

56 TOO WET TO WALK?
Places to go when the weatherís wet, wet, wet.

58 OVER ONE HUNDRED ATTRACTIONS...
Over a hundred attractions and places of interest
at a glance. Plan your stay, donít waste a day!

71 DRIVE LESS - SEE MORE
Use the lake Districtís trains, boats, buses and bikes to see more of
our glorious countryside.

76 MONEY OFF VOUCHERS
Every little helps... 16 vouchers worth over £100

79 LAKES GUIDE TO TOWNS,
VILLAGES AND ATTRACTIONS
Around 215 pages crammed with information, hundreds
of pics, 70 maps, walks and more...

288 WHERE TO STAY
Pages of holiday choices - hotels, B&Bís, and rented accommodation in towns and villages across Cumbria.





A useful guide to some of the best places to eat in this pretty lakeland village.

An interesting new guide to more than 40 galleries situated throughout the county. With an easy to use map showing the location of these galleries in four regions it provides just the right encouragement needed to explore the rich variety of work being displayed. This feature appeared in Issue No.9
LAKE ARTIST SOCIETY -
See our special 5 page feature in Issue No.15

The largest section, 72 pages, which takes you from Grasmere and William Wordsworth to Ambleside and then onto the Langdales, Coniston, Staveley, Ings and Bowness,Kendal and Sedbergh.

Keswick is probably the most popular 'all year' destination throughout the year this 36 page section includes a guide to points of interest around the Honister Pass, Bassenthwaite, Uldale and Caldbeck. Also includes Cockermouth.

There are some really unspoilt parts to Cumbria and here you'll find some of them. This 34 page section, starting with Penrith, provides some good ideas of where to find the best places to visit. Take the scenic drive along the A686 from Alston to Penrith and across to Ullswater, Glenridding and Patterdale.

A city with a fascinating history which also excels as a shoppers heaven. Includes a couple of useful maps to help guide you around the city. East of Carlisle is Brampton and an interesting part of the Roman Wall.

A glorious part of the county which is quite and unspoilt, especially around Eskdale and Ravenglass. Starting at Cockermouth this 18 page section provides a good guide to where you'll find some interesting places to visit including Silloth, Allonby, Maryport, Whitehaven and Gosforth.

Tucked away in the south and south west corner of the county there are some interesting places to visit in Barrow, Ulverston, Cartmel, Grange over Sands and Low Newton. And if you're interested in pigs than you must go to Gleaston Water Mill!.

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