Activities near Haweswater Cottage
Hill walking near Haweswater
Haweswater Cottage is surrounded on all sides by quiet inviting Cumbrian fells. Take a look at our location to see exactly where we are in relation to High Street, Bampton Common and Haweswater to plan your routes.
Horse riding near Haweswater
The nearby fells offer excellent
opportunities for trekking.
Cycling near Haweswater
The roads in this area of Cumbria are significantly less crowded than the main Lakes so can be better enjoyed by cyclists.
Fishing on Haweswater
Fishing on Haweswater is free for those with a standard Environment Agency licence. It offers fishing for wild brown trout. The trout are not big (4-8oz) but they are free rising with fly fishing probably the most productive method.
Bird Watching and Wildlife around Haweswater
You are not guaranteed to see an eagle nearby but they are there. There is even a viewpoint (grid ref NY466117) on the RSPB Nature Reserve at Haweswater which is a reliable source of information on what you can expect to see throughout the year.
You will see fell ponies watching you from the fell slopes next to Haweswater Cottage. Other wildlife to be observed include deer, foxes, badgers and red squirrels.