About The Langdales
The Langdales are a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, from hikers and climbers to fell-runners & cyclists. The area enjoys some of the best walking and climbing the Lake District has to offer. The famous Langdale Pikes, which are situated on the northern side of Great Langdale are one of the most recognisable features of the area, creating a dramatic skyline. Whilst to the south the valley of Little Langdale offers a more secluded setting with beautiful views, and provides the starting point to an exciting journey over the famous Wrynose and Hardnott Passes.
England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike, can also be accessed from Langdale, perfect for those looking for a challenging experience, however don't be put off the valley also offers a range of fantastic low level walks for the less experienced enthusiast. It is no surprise that the variety of pikes, fells and mountains, open fields and picturesque small hamlets make the area a photographer's paradise and it is not hard to see why people return to this area of natural beauty year after year.
From this charming cottage you can walk further into the Langdale Valley over Lingmoor to Great Langdale.
Alternatively, cross the River Brathay at the local ford, and take a route to Tilberthwaite.