This walking location overlooks Coniston Water (lake) with stunning mountain
views. On the walks you can ascend the famous summits of the Old Man of Coniston and the Langdale Pikes. Walk by lakes and tarns and visit the attractive
villages of Grasmere and Hawkshead.
2018 Dates: One week walking holidays start Saturdays from
May - September
Prices start at:785 GBP per person for one week based on
Single rooms with no single supplement are offered but with limited
Non-member associate fee is 10 GBP per person.
Walkers stay at the same hotel for a week.
Days start and end with a short bus ride so the walks are in the most
spectacular parts of the region. Three different guided walks
are offered each day. You choose according to your fitness and ability.
You can change walking levels each day if you wish.
A choice of three guided walks is offered
level walks: 6 – 9 miles
12500 ft of ascent.
- Medium walks 7 – 10.5 miles
2550 ft of
- Harder walks 8.5 –
3800 ft of
When you are not walking: Discover
the area's literary connections with Wordsworth, Ruskin and Beatrix Potter.
Hotel: MONK CONISTON is a romantic Gothic style Country House,
complete with a minstrels' gallery, ornate public rooms and a
traditional 17th century barn for activities. Once owned by Beatrix
Potter, this historic building is leased from the National Trust and
occupies a premier Lake District location with lovely grounds including a
walled garden. There are glorious views of Conistonwater and the
surrounding fells. All meals are included with a generous self-select picnic
lunch and three-course evening meal including a vegetarian option...