This is one of the best times of year to get out and make the most of the majestic Lake District landscape. Bright, crisp bluebird days are the best for walking, add to that a distinct lack of crowds at our houses and you could have yourself a truly wonderful day out.
Step into the Sizergh garden as it gently stirs and reawakens from a winter of hibernation. Swathes of snowdrops, aconites and cyclamen grace The Knoll and daffodils start to peep through with the promise spring is on its way.
A recent breakout of the deadly Squirrel Pox Virus in Grasmere could place our native red squirrel population under dire threat. We’ve had at least ten confirmed cases of the virus in the Grasmere area in the last couple of months.
We've got nine car parks around Borrowdale, providing the perfect base for your walk. Better still, you can use a full day ticket to hop around all car parks and all the money goes towards our conservation work in the Lake District.