This page contains links to 5 fabulous drives around the Northern Lake District & Cumbria. The area boasts some fantastic scenery and attractions both inside and just outside the National Park. This includes popular Lakeland destinations such as Keswick and Ullswater along with more peaceful areas around Crummock Water, Bassenthwaite lake, Caldbeck and Haweswater. Beyond the Lakes into northern Cumbria you will find the county capital city Carlisle and nearby Hadrian’s wall, coastal scenery and industrial heritage on the north west coast and the unspoilt Eden valley. Between them the 5 drives visit all of these wonderful places and many more inbetween. An interactive map of the 5 drives is also included.
A drive which includes Cumbria’s capital city Carlisle, Hadrian’s Wall and the attractive Irthing valley. The area has a fascinating history and plenty of associated interests, the highlight being some of the best preserved Roman remains in the country. 46 miles.