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A guide to hiking in the Lake District

Alfred Wainwright, the famous writer, has been a long advocate of the Lake District. He was also known as a fell walker, and often did a lot of hiking in the area. One of his most legendary guidebooks is the Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells.

His guide has recently been featured in a television programme by the BBC which has made it much more popular and it has also been long popular because it has been regarded as the standard for creating a good guide to walking breaks in the UK.

If you are looking for a place to stay in the Lake District, where you can base yourself for some hiking, then you should really consider staying at Hassness House. This is an incredible house that is located in a beautiful woodland clearing and enjoys a quiet landscape.

If you are here, you will find yourself in a central location for enjoying some of the best hiking in this National Park. The variety available for hiking from this destination is great and you will find something suitable for you whether you are an experienced hiker, or a relative beginner.

One thing about the Lake District is that there are plenty of guides available to hiking in the area. You will find guides that offer you itineraries for very challenging hiking, as well as something for a beginner. Most hiking books will grade hikes depending on how easy they are, so you will have a good idea about how easy the hike is going to be.

If you are staying at Hassness House then it would be a good idea to visit the nearby Buttermere Lake, which is surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountains in the whole of the Lake District. It is easy to walk around the lake and it will certainly be one of the most beautiful hikes that you do.


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