Forests in Cumbria and the Lake District

The Forestry Commission publish information leaflets about each of the forests with maps of paths and cycle routes through the forests. These are available at the Forest Visitor Centres.
 

Dodd Wood

Ennerdale Forest

Grizedale Forest

Whinlatter Forest

Forest Trails

Keswick / Bassenthwaite - Dodd Wood

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Starting point : Dodd Wood car park opposite Mirehouse 

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Keswick / Braithwaite / Lorton – Whinlatter Forest Park

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Starting point : Whinlatter Visitor Centre car park

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Ennerdale Bridge – Ennerdale Forest

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Starting point : Bowness Knott car park

Starting point Bleach Green car park – see map below

  • Smithy Beck Trail - distance 2 miles – allow 1 -2 hours
  • The Liza Path - distance 4 miles – allow 2 to 3 hours plus picnic and stone throwing time
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Hawkshead / Coniston – Grizedale Forest Park

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Starting point Grizedale Visitor Centre to collect map – see map below.

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