Tarn Hows and Coniston

Majestic views and peaceful walks in beautiful countryside

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Things to see and do

Nearby

Film boats moored on the East shore of Coniston

Step on to the set of Swallows & Amazons 

See the real places where the new film was made.

Tarn Hows and Coniston

What's on

Upcoming events

Guided Walks

Wed 03 May 2017
11:00-14:00
Get off the beaten track with volunteer Terry as he leads you on a guided walk through the special landscape and habitats of the Tarn Hows area.
Tarn Hows and Coniston

Our work

Black and white photo of Tarn Hows in the 1950s

James Garth Marshall's vision for Tarn Hows 

We are doing some work to restore elements of the designed landscape at Tarn Hows.

Conservation around Coniston

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Places to stay

Tarn Hows and Coniston

Get involved

Profile photo of Terry Davies in the Lake District

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.