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Buttermere is a fabulous lake that offers a less strenuous walk as it is nearly all level; well no big climbs anyway. It holds spectacular views and a peace and tranquility that is quite special. It is popular and you will meet a number of...More
We visited Buttermere and at first thought I'd took the wrong road as it was pretty much single track all the way, but I later found it's the same going out. It was pretty quiet when we went in October but I'd imagine it would...More
Talking to a a nice National Trust chap for whom we opened the gate, he suggested two walks. One takes 2.5hrs around the entire lake or for us tourists of limited stamina a stroll around so far before returning to the car park. It was...More
Maybe I'm biased as Buttermere lake and the surrounding countryside is my favourite place in the wonderful Lake District but is there anywhere more picturesque, more stunning or more impressive? OK, parking isn't cheap in Buttermere village but given that you can spend a full...More
We visited here for the lake, which has good views and a path that can be followed all around the lake, very good area for photographers or for relaxing in a picturesque setting
The village itself is very picturesque and has a couple of tea...More
Buttermere must be one of the most stunning locations in the Lake District.
The walk around the lake is very easy for any ability. About 4-4.5 miles. Very good paths with a nice coffee hut at the half way point. Only £1.50 for a good...More
Thought a trip to a part of the lakes we had never been Buttermere. Lovely quaint place. Beautiful country side with stunning views of the fells. however parking is expensive and the toilets are 30p (no change given). The bridge at the river is not...More
Drove up on a sunny morning and it took us about an hour and 10 form Windermere. The roads get a bit narrow and we got stuck behind an SUV with big brake lights. There are plenty of passing places but you can't account for...More
I am not really sure as its a couple of years since we walked the full lake, however I do remember at that time having to climb down a steep bank to get to the lake side to commence walk back (I hear now that we should have... More
I am not really sure as its a couple of years since we walked the full lake, however I do remember at that time having to climb down a steep bank to get to the lake side to commence walk back (I hear now that we should have walked on the main road at that point)!? I would try ringing one of the local tourist bureaus for your answer.