Great Walks around Ambleside and Windermere

We've put together some enjoyable walks so that you can fully experience the spectacular Cumbria countryside, explore the central fells of the Lake District and take in some of the most dramatic views in the North West.

The starter post of the tree trail walk

Ambleside Champion Tree Trail

Search for the tallest tree in Cumbria as you follow this circular walk through the woods.

Townend in Troutbeck Village

Ambleside to Troutbeck and back via Wansfell

A discovery walk from Ambleside to Troutbeck along tracks and lanes through woods and fields with views from Wansfell Pike.

Woman and child walking along a path

Ambleside Common Wood Walk

Follow the trail and discover a variety of wildlife habitats, the babbling beck and hazel coppice.

A view of Windermere from Post Knott

Post Knott, Windermere Views Walk

Enjoy stunning views of Windermere whilst walking through the central fells of the Lake District.