This long distance walk from Ulverston to Carlisle passes the hostel before entering Grand Langdale. The official route is largely a low-level walk through the valleys of cumbria and suitable […]

Our very own fell running challenge, a much smaller homage to the grander Bob Graham and Wainrights rounds – 23 iconic Lakeland fells, and back in time for tea. Runners, […]

The more strenuous version of the Stickle Tarn hike – once you’ve reached the Tarn, carry on round, over to Easdale and return through Grasmere and back to Elterwater over […]

The summit cairn of Loughrigg can be seen from the hostel which makes it an obvious target for guests. Despite its modest height of 335m it provides a lovely view […]

Short and sharp, but worth the effort, Stickle Tarn is a magical hike, offering spectacular views back down the valley, and the reward of Tarn-side views at top.  It can […]

The views from Lingmoor are some of the best of the valley. We like to go out along the top to Side Pike, and come back along the valley floor, […]