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Ashness Bridge

Keswick, England
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“surprise view” (40 reviews)
“car park” (24 reviews)
“walla crag” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Keswick, England
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"surprise view"
in 40 reviews
"car park"
in 24 reviews
"walla crag"
in 12 reviews
"national trust"
in 9 reviews
"flowing stream"
in 3 reviews
"lake district"
in 17 reviews
"pack horse"
in 3 reviews
"great spot for a picnic"
in 3 reviews
"log fire"
in 3 reviews
"narrow road"
in 5 reviews
"lovely hike"
in 3 reviews
"worth the detour"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful stone"
in 2 reviews
"walk up"
in 6 reviews
"picture postcard"
in 2 reviews
"photo opportunity"
in 3 reviews
"lovely surprise"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bridge can be reached from the Barrowdale Valley which starts with a very steep road. It has a car park with good capacity. The bridge is famous in the lakes. There are many paitings, photographs and poems about it. It is not just this...More

Thank Zara I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an area where wildlife exists and maybe abounds,, kestrels and peregrines, plus insect life too..called by here on a recent walk trying to find start of footpath up to High Seat,, Inside a small hut a most pleasent, athletically built lady soon put us on...More

Thank valuematters
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During the dry spell this year we awoke to an overcast drizzly day so decided to tour Borrowdale after yesterday's walk around Derwent Water. Hardly any water in the stream as it trickled under the bridge and the low cloud spoilt the view but worth...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here on and off for longer than I care to remember, summer holidays in the Lake District as a child always involved a picnic here. I still picnic here and still love the memories gained over the years as a child...More

Thank Tony L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been visiting this area for many years and will never bore of this lovely view. The road up is narrow and sometimes can get busy. |The launch stops at the lake at the bottom of the road. Past few years we have walked...More

Thank Heather M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much to say that hundreds of others will have already. Perfect Photo Opportunity with the stream in the foreground and Skiddaw in the rear ground. Arrive early (9am seemed to suffice for me) in order to have a chance to get a picture of...More

Thank Mad_March_Hare_S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the Derwent Water Launch to stop 2, then the 500 m walk up the single track road directly across from the jetty. A short, steep, paved walk to the bridge and gorgeous views over the valley. As the launch comes every hour, we...More

Thank mbcic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's little to say except that this small, hump-backed, ancient stone bridge augments a pretty, small valley with a babbling stream. It's nice to stop and have a look. It can get rather crowded so, if you're intent on some photography, be prepared either to...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Ashness bridge is near to the Derwent Water lake. We parked our car at the entrance of the Ashness bridge parking lot. It is 7 mins uphill walk from the parking. We enjoyed the greenery and stone bridge over there. You sat beside the stream...More

Thank Soma S
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

It's a must-do tourist spot and certainly the view of the bridge with stream flowing below and Derwentwater and Skiddaw in the background is very appealing. However most of the time it is so busy that it's hard to enjoy any peace or tranquility. You...More

Thank BackinBracknell
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