Walking near The Herdwick Inn

There are many walks either from The Herdwick Inn or a short distance away. The bus stops outside the pub and can take you to the start of your walk or you can just put on your boots and walk out the door.

Below are some examples and links through to local walks.

Climbing Blencathra

Blencathra (or Saddleback) the most enjoyable mountain to climb and explore in the Lake District.

Helvellyn via Striding Edge

Helvellyn ‘by the Edges’ is probably the most recognized high mountain walk  in the Lake District.

Skiddaw via Ullock Pike

There is no finer approach to Skiddaw than via the arched bow of the Ullock Pike ridge.


Easy, accessible and commands excellent views over Derwentwater and Keswick.

For loads more walks and good advice on where to go from The Herdwick Inn, please click here to visit the Where2 Walk website