A clockwise circuit rising from Hawkshead to enjoy its western heights. Passing the Old Grammar School, Parish Church, Roger Ground and Howe Farm this route climbs above Esthwaite Water to explore the peaceful solitude of mixed woodlands and gain expansive views from Hawkshead Moor.
TIME: 2 hours.
DIFFICULTY: Mildly difficult generally on good tracks and paths with mildly strenuous ascent (240m).
START & FINISH: Hawkshead Village large car park (353 981).
MAPS: OS L90 or OL7.
HOSTELRIES: Numerous in Hawkshead.