Tarn Hows and Coniston

Majestic views and peaceful walks in beautiful countryside

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Things to see and do

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Active outdoors for everyone at Tarn Hows

The Lakes has everything you need to get active outdoors and at Tarn Hows we're proud to offer the Tramper mobility scooters to give those who might need it a little extra help to get around the tarn.

A Lake District gem for everyone

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Tarn Hows and Coniston

What's on

Upcoming events

Heritage Open Day - Tarn Hows to Hawkshead Courthouse guided walk

Sat 21 Sep 2019
11:00-15:00
Join us for a guided walk from Tarn Hows to Hawkshead Courthouse and discover its history

Free Guided Walks on a Wednesday

Wed 25 Sep 2019
11:00-15:00
"Tarn Hows and Black Crag: Spectacular 360° views of Central Lakeland". Join our friendly and knowledgeable volunteers on a walk of exploration around the area of Tarn Hows.
Tarn Hows and Coniston

Our work

Conservation around Coniston

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Dry-stone wall restoration in Tilberthwaite complete thanks to Lakeland 100

Thanks to a generous donation from Lakeland 100, an ultra long distance trail run in the Lake District, we have been able to carry out some much needed repairs to ancient dry-stone walls and tracks in Tilberthwaite.

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Places to stay

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Get involved

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Volunteer Story: Terry Davies 

We're so grateful to have Terry as part of our team, he has been volunteering with us in the South Lakes for nearly 10 years.