Cumbria includes some of the most spectacular scenery in England, most notably the Lake District with its combination of mountain and lake scenery and its literary associations with the Lake District poets and Beatrix Potter. Also of note is the North Pennine area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Posts on photo locations in Cumbria can be selected from the list below, or found on the map.
Not so much a location as an event, the Appleby Horse Fair takes place over 4 days on the first ...Read More
Whilst returning home from a weekend in Northumbria, we visited Ashgill Force in the northern Pennines, south of Alston. ...Read More
Blea Tarn sits in a pass above Great Langdale, and affords views to the Langdale Pikes on the opposite side ...Read More
Castleigg is one of the best known neolithic stone circles in the UK. It is located close to Keswick in ...Read More
Ennerdale is the most westerly of the major lakes in the Lake District, making access from the main Lake District ...Read More
Holme Park Fell is a prominent hill on the east side of the M6 in Cumbria, well seen from Junction ...Read More
Loweswater is tucked away on the western fringes of the Lake District and is one of the least visited lakes ...Read More
Rydal Hall is a Grade 2 listed building which today is used as conference centre and retreat in the village ...Read More
Skelwith Bridge near Ambleside is a favourite Lake District location of ours, not least for the excellent cafe at Chester’s ...Read More
Stickle Tarn nestles in a hollow above Great Langdale at the foot of the impressive cliff of Pavey Ark. It ...Read More
Stock Ghyll Force is the only major waterfall in the Lake District that can be reached by a short walk ...Read More
Tarn Hows is a well known beauty spot in the Southern Lake District, between Conniston and Ambleside. The area originally consisted ...Read More
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A selection of images from Cumbria are shown at our Cumbria Gallery Page.