How to get here

By train


By road

off the A595

Parking: at Honister Pass, Buttermere village, Lanthwaite Wood near Crummock Water and by Ennerdale Water (not National Trust) and in Whitehaven

Sat-Nav: enter CA28 or Whitehaven

By foot

Walk to either Buttermere or Ennerdale from the neighbouring valleys of Borrowdale or Wasdale via a variety of footpaths

By bus

from Keswick and Cockermouth to Buttermere; and Whitehaven to Ennerdale

By cycle

It is possible to cycle to Buttermere or Ennerdale via on-road routes, but please note these roads can sometimes be busy. For more information please visit the Sustrans website. Many of the passes into Buttermere are on the Fred Whitton Challenge route

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