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Where to meet: Troutbeck Church
Postcode:  LA23 1PA
Grid Reference: NY 413 028 


From Windermere / Ambleside: From the A591, between Windermere and Ambleside turn onto the A592, Patterdale Road, climbing north on this road until Troutbeck Church is seen to the left, we will meet outside the church.

Bus Services

A seasonal bus runs to Troutbeck through the summer months, stopping at the meet point.

The 508 bus runs between Windermere and Patterdale through the summer months.

Stagecoach bus timetables can be viewed here

  1. Sallows & Sour Howes


    Distance: 5km / 3 miles
    Ascent: 440m / 1500ft
    Duration: 3-4 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 12:1

    A few short climbs but no difficult walking but some of the best views over Windermere and the southern Lake District

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  2. Climbing towards Thornthwaite Crag with Froswick behind

    The Troutbeck Skyline


    Distance: 15km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 1130m / 3700ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A few steep ascents but no exposure, great views over the south Lakes and particularly Windermere

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