Easy Walk from Elterwater to Grasmere
A High Close and Red Bank Walk from Langdale to Grasmere
|4.26 km||177 m||1hr 30min|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: Elterwater
Pubs and cafes in Chapel Stile and Elterwater, see our full guide to Great Langdale for more details
There are good public transport links between Great Langdale and Ambleside, with the 516 Bus Route between Dungeon Ghyll – Kendal / Ambleside running six buses daily.Traveline for UK Public Transport
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Easy Walk from Elterwater to Grasmere Details
This is an easy Lake District walk from Elterwater in Great Langdale over to a viewpoint across Grasmere before returning to the start. The highlights on this route are obviously Grasmere, but the walk also includes the woodland at Red Bank and passes the YHA Langdale at High Close. That makes it an ideal way to get over to Grasmere Village or Langdale from the YHA.