Bassenthwaite Lake National Nature Reserve, Bassenthwaite

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  • We stayed near the Lake and had a lovely walk one evening. It was absolutely stunning with Skiddaw in the background. 
    We stayed near the Lake and had a lovely walk one evening. It was absolutely stunning with Skiddaw in the background.  more »
  • A perfect setting and view, we parked at Dodd Wood for £3, we crossed the road and took the public footpath through the gate just past the entrance to MireHouse. Then followed the lane down to St... 
    A perfect setting and view, we parked at Dodd Wood for £3, we crossed the road and took the public footpath through the gate just past the entrance to MireHouse. Then followed the lane down to St...  more »
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  • Great viewing points to take in the lake and spend lunch time relaxing, especially great if it's sunny.
  • Parking in the layby is naturally a bit limited, pathways are rather overgrown and there could be more information on the flora and fauna of the area. Surprised to see people fishing in a nature reserve. Nice views of the surrounding hills and plenty of wildflowers in bloom (in July).

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