Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Winter walker on the edge of Derwent Water, Lake District

Important notice -

In line with government guidance, our countryside space is open for local visitors to access for walks. We ask all visitors to follow guidance on social distancing to keep everyone safe.

Spectacular and varied lakeland landscape around Derwent Water

Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Things to see and do 

walkers and bare trees low sun shining on green moss

Best winter walks in Borrowdale 

Whatever the winter weather, make the most of it with our top recommendations for great winter walks around Keswick

white dotted lines on a black background suggesting rain driven by wind

Read the artist's latest blog post 

Artist Rebecca Beinart has created a visual blog recording pattern language from a wintery Crow Park

Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Wildlife 

Borrowdale and Derwent Water

History

Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Our work

Big stories in a big landscape

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Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Learning

Rangers and children from local school in Borrowdale, Cumbria

Enjoy an educational day out with us 

Take a look at how we're working with local schools in Borrowdale to create guardians of the landscape.

Borrowdale and Derwent Water

Places to stay