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Spectacular and varied lakeland landscape around Derwentwater

Spectacular landscape around Derwentwater, where the Trust cares for much of the valley, including Derwentwater – its island and Georgian Manor, Watendlath hamlet, Bowder Stone, Friar’s Crag, Ashness Bridge and Castlerigg Stone Circle.

Explore Brandlehow Park, the first piece of the Lake District to be safeguarded from development by the Trust.

What will the weather be like?

Derwent Water Regatta returns

Derwent Water Regatta, Crow Park, 9 - 10 August 2014
Last year, for the first time in nearly 200 years there was a Regatta on the Lake. After the flying success of 2013 we are back for another weekend

Borrowdale Ranger Guide

Enjoying the lake view at Derwentwater in the Lake District

The rangers have put their heads together and drawn up a guide of their favourite places in the valley to spot wildlife, go for a walk or a wild swim. You can buy the waterproof map from our shop.