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Lake District

Buttermere Valley

Tranquil area of dramatic fells, farms and woodland, encompassing three lakes

Buttermere, near Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9UZ

View towards the mountains surrounding Crummock Water, Cumbria

Important notice

The last of the larch felling to help stop the spread of Phytophthora ramorum has begun in Holme Wood, please take note of the diversions to the paths.

Planning your visit

A close up of a panting dog sat down and being stroked by its owners, taken in the garden at Hanbury Hall and Gardens, Worcestershire

Visiting the Buttermere Valley with your dog 

Buttermere is a one paw print rated place. Find out all you need to know about bringing your furry side-kick on an adventure around the lake shores, in the valleys and up the fells.

Visitors in the garden in autumn at Stourhead, Wiltshire


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