Orrest Head Circular Walk is a 4.2 kilometer loop trail located near Windermere, Cumbria, England that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips.

Distance: 4.2 km Elevation Gain: 169 m Route Type: Loop

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

river

views

wildlife

This has spectacular views over Lake Windermere and the surrounding fells for relatively little effort.

hiking
15 days ago

Great way for families! If no signage, then just follow the well-trodden path ...

hiking
20 days ago

Great little walk with some lovely views

hiking
1 month ago

Thou who hast given me eyes to see And love this sight so fair Give me a heart to find out Thee And read thee everywhere John Keble 1827 Sign on Orrest Head walk 360 degree views. Lake, pasture, sheep, stone walls. Beautiful.

hiking
3 months ago

Nice easy walk. Lovely views

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4 months ago

Lovely walk to a great 360 degree view

5 months ago

great little walk

walking
10 months ago

lovely view at the top worth the wee climb!

walking
11 months ago

Easy walk up to fabulous views around Windermere.

walking
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Beautiful walk. Amazing scenery

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Fantastic 360 degree panoramic view awaits the end of the hike up.

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Saturday, June 03, 2017

We walked this route during a storm at Christmas. It made the experience all the more exciting as we were walking up the path with all the rain water rushing down it. When we reached the top, the views of the lake were incredible (even though visibility was poor).

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