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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.

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Things to do in Borrowdale

Explore the Lakes

There is so much to do in Borrowdale this autumn that you will be spoiled for choice.

Have a look at our outdoors website for ideas (external link).

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.