Silverdale & Arnside

Introduction to Walk 2511

Photo from the walk - Silverdale & Arnside

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Cumbrian walk explores the often neglected Arnside area on the east side of Morecambe Bay. Often people by-pass this beautiful area as they head north to the Lake District National Park. However this route offers a pleasant excursion through mature woodlands and undulating country with views of the Lake District fells as an added bonus.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet OL7 BUY MAP

Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 97 BUY MAP

Other walks nearby

Walk 2543
0.9 miles / 1.5 km away
Silverdale, Hawes Water & Jenny Brown's Point
Grade - easy
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 3199
5.2 miles / 8.3 km away
Whitbarrow Fell from Mill Side
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1045
6.0 miles / 9.6 km away
Levens Bridge to Kendal
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 1148
7.2 miles / 11.5 km away
Scout Scar from Sizergh
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 2721
8.2 miles / 13.1 km away
Scout Scar Limestone Ridge
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2501
8.8 miles / 14.2 km away
Devil's Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale
Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Walk 3234
8.9 miles / 14.3 km away
Gummers How via Chapel House Wood, South Lake District
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1417
8.9 miles / 14.3 km away
Astley's Plantation, Simpson's Ground 7 Gummer's How
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1641
12.5 miles / 20.0 km away
Bankhouses from Glasson via the Lancashire Coastal Way
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1555
13.8 miles / 22.1 km away
Brunt Knott from Staveley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

General Information

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Accommodation Nearby

Lakeland Lodge
Borwick, Carnforth
3.6 miles / 5.7 km away
Bay Villa B&B
Grange-over-Sands
4.1 miles / 6.6 km away
Lakeland Cottage Company
Lake District
4.5 miles / 7.2 km away
Cartmel Holiday Cottages
Cartmel
6.4 miles / 10.2 km away
Southlakeland Parks
Kendal
8.8 miles / 14.0 km away
Stonehaven Cottage
ULVERSTON
11.6 miles / 18.6 km away
Goosemire Cottages
Ullswater, Windermere, Eden Valley
11.9 miles / 19.0 km away
Linthwaite House Hotel
Windermere
12.9 miles / 20.7 km away
Denehouse
Bowness-on-Windermere
13.6 miles / 21.7 km away
Mirefoot Cottages
Kendal
13.8 miles / 22.1 km away

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NOTE - all distances are "as the crow flies"

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