Winter can be a lovely time of year to blow off the cobwebs with some walking or cycling in the Lake District Fells.  When staying in your Holiday Cottage or Log Cabin  at Thornthwaite Farm, there are plenty of low level easy walks, and some higher level more strenuous walk within easy reach.  You can have a look at details of walks close to Thornthwaite Farm on our Walking in the Lake District page.  In addition, we have included links to some of our favourite walks for you to enjoy whilst on holiday.

Thornthwaite Farm is also on the Lakes & Dales Cycling loop.  The Lakes & Dales Loop allows people to get up close to Cumbria’s spectacular landscapes, beautiful villages, distinctive heritage and rich culture. Using quiet country lanes, the route takes in the quieter corners of the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, Eden Valley, Morecambe Bay, and West Cumbria. The ride appeals to a range of cycling interests and abilities.  You can view the route on the following map .