Keswick, Lake District
How to get there: From Keswick, take the A591 to Carlisle. After the first roundabout, take the first right turn to Skiddaw. The car park is at the end of the narrow road.
Grid Reference: NY 280 253
Nearest Postcode: CA12 4PH
Parking: Car parking located at the route start point.
Map with thanks to Ordnance Survey.
1. Head through the gate at the end of the car park. Turn right through the next gate, then left onto the path. Follow the path as it climbs.
2. The path turns sharply to the left. Follow this as it climbs still further, heading through a gate after a little while, to continue straight ahead.
3. When you reach the edge of a hill, head through the middle of the field. A path will head off to the left, take this before turning left to head along the track. Continue on, along the fence line and woodland being kept to your right. The track you are on will turn sharply to the right. If you head through a gate, remaining on the path and you will reach the car park to end the walk.