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Enjoy tranquility amidst a dramatic landscape at Buttermere Lake, a scenic lake by a dairy pasture. Take a footpath along the perimeter of the water, and enjoy views of the Lake District's classic combination of lakes and mountains. Climb up Haystacks and Red Pike to get sweeping vistas of the Lakeland. Easy access through the farm and woodland setting makes the lake one of the most popular family strolls in the area. You can usually enjoy some refreshments at two nearby farms--try the locally made ice cream. With our international travel planner, Cockermouth attractions like Buttermere Lake can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Tours To Buttermere Lake
Mountain Goat Full Day Tour: Ten Lakes Tour of the Lake District BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $67
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
Winter Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $42
Duration: 8 hours
Buttermere Lake Reviews
We came here for a lower level walk, as any hills/mountains were out due to snow & ice. So glad we did Buttermere is surround by mountains the scenery is stunning. Walk is so varied, even friendly... more »
One of the most beautiful places in UK to visit. Drive is really Amazing. Bridge hotel in butter mere is the best place to stay... more »
Absolutely amazing experience. Next time I will definitely visit other parts of lake district.
Lovely lake that has a path all the way round. Beautiful views from here.
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