Located in North Western England is the
scenic Lake District. The Derwentwater area offers something for everyone;
from walks through the charming wooded valley of Borrowdale and tranquil
lakeside paths to classic ascents of summits such as Helvellyn, Great
Gable and Scafell Pike. Speckled with tiny islands and surrounded by
majestic fells, Derwentwater is a superb location from which to enjoy
everything that Lakeland has to offer. The HF hotel is located in
landscaped grounds sloping down to the lake jetty. The scenery is
2017 Dates: Classic Guided Walking Holidays
operate starting every Friday weekly from May through October. Walkers
stay at the same hotel for seven nights. Days start and end with a short
bus ride so the walks are in the most spectacular parts of the island. Three different guided walks are
offered each day. You choose according to your fitness and ability.
Price: 819 GBP per person for one week based on double.
Premium Rooms are available at a supplement.
Non-member associate fee is 10 GBP per person per booking.
Walking: A choice of three guided walks is
offered each day.
- Easier walks: 5.5
– 9 miles. Up to 1275 ft of ascent in a day.
- Medium walks: 7.5 - 11.25 miles Up to 2100 ft of
ascent in a day
- Harder walks 7.75 – 13 miles - using
steep and rough paths to mountain summits. Up to 3,325 ft of ascent in a
Special DISCOVERY WALKING HOLIDAYS are
offered at Derwentwater.
These are one week holidays combining easy guided walking with lots of
sightseeing in the region..