Whitehaven colourful walk, Cumbria

Looking through barbed wire fencing towards Whitehaven, Cumbria

Grade: hard Length: 7 miles (4 hours)

This cliff top walk gives a display of both wildlife and panoramic landscapes. Start your walk by passing through the 17th-century harbour, followed by a series of untouched beaches, where a number of hidden gems are waiting to be discovered. The name of the walk is owed to the conservation of shrubs and plant life in the area, giving a sensational exhibition of autumnal colours.

Take the Whitehaven walk