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Kirkstile, Loweswater

Where to meet: The Kirkstile Inn, Loweswater
Postcode:  CA13 0RU
Grid Reference: NY 141 209 

Directions

From Keswick: Leave Keswick on the A66 turning off at Braithwaite, following the signposts for Whinlatter through the village.
Follow this road over Whinlatter Pass and descend to Lorton, when the B5289 is reached turn left and continue on this road until Loweswater is reached. The Kirkstile Inn is signposted down the lane to the left.

From Cockermouth:
 Leave Cockermouth on the Lorton Road, leaving town opposite Sainsburys. Follow this road through the village of Low Lorton and continue to Loweswater. The Kirkstile Inn is signposted down the lane to the left.

Bus Services

There are no buses to Loweswater.

Stagecoach bus timetables can be viewed here


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    Distance: 12km / 7.5 miles
    Ascent: 850m / 2800ft
    Duration: 6 hours
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