The childhood home of William Wordsworth
The definitive tourist guide to the Western Lake District
Whether you enjoy birdwatching, invigorating coastal walks or sampling the finest, freshest local seafood, this beautiful, coastal landscape has something to tempt you.
Our quest to find the ‘Top Western Lake District Views’ is complete for 2013 and we are very pleased to introduce our e-book. Collating many of the photographs submitted to the competition and introducing 40 spectacular views.. we hope you enjoy our Top Western Lake District Views E-Book - inspiring photography capturing ‘The other side of the Lakes'.. (The e-book is only available as a downloadable pdf)
VIEW THE E-BOOK HERE
Many thanks to all the local photographers and visitors to the area who have sent in fabulous photographs of the Western Lake District and Coast.. helping us spread the word about the marvels of this incredible area.
VIEW THE PHOTO GALLERY OF ENTRIES HERE
The Western Lake District photography competition has been supported by Winder Hall Country House.
The 'Top Western Lake District Views – E-Book Photography Competition' is supported by Winder Hall, who are offering the overall winning photograph a fantastic prize of an evening meal and one night’s B&B for two* at the delightful Winder Hall Country House. (*subject to availability)
Nestled in a stunning setting close to Buttermere, Crummock Water, Keswick and the historic market town of Cockermouth, Winder Hall is in the ideal location for enjoying a relaxing retreat midst the beautifully scenic Western Lake District landscape!
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In October Simon Jenkins, Chairman of the National Trust, published ‘England’s 100 Best Views’. Of this impressive top 100 – six stunning views are in the Western Lake District.. Borrowdale, Buttermere, Castlerigg Stone Circle, Derwentwater, Wasdale Head and Wrynose and Hardknott.
To celebrate this accolade the three runners-up of the 'Top Western Lake District Views – E-Book Photography Competition' will receive a hardback copy of ‘England’s 100 Best Views’.
‘England’s 100 Best Views’ by Simon Jenkins is published by Profile Books and is available to buy on Amazon here