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Coppermines Valley and Levers Water – Official Lake District Guided Walk

29 August @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk to Coppermines Valley & Levers Water. Discover the history and archaeology of this beautiful area.

Start Point: Coniston Tourist Information Centre car park

Length: 9km (5.6miles) with 465m (1325ft) of ascent

Time: 5.5hours (approx.)

A moderate grade walk through the fascinating Coppermines Valley to Red Dell and Levers Water returning by Boulder Valley and the Pudding Stone. Discover the mining history and archaeology of this beautiful valley surrounded by the soaring crags of the Coniston mountain range.

The walk is on quarry roads and obvious paths throughout. It involves some steep ascents and descents on loose stones or grass which can be muddy and/or slippery in poor weather. Visitors must be made aware of the dangers posed by old mine workings and the safe code of conduct in such areas, particularly regarding children and pets.

Participants will need to dress appropriately for the terrain and weather and bring a packed lunch.

Your confirmation email will include full details – please read it carefully.


Coniston Tourist Information Centre car park
Ruskin Avenue
Coniston, England LA21 8EH United Kingdom
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