Buttermere, Buttermere

Enjoy tranquility amidst a dramatic landscape at Buttermere, a scenic lake by a dairy pasture. Take a footpath along the perimeter of the water, and enjoy views of the Lake District's classic combination of lakes and mountains. Climb up Haystacks and Red Pike to get sweeping vistas of the Lakeland. Easy access through the farm and woodland setting makes the lake one of the most popular family strolls in the area. You can usually enjoy some refreshments at two nearby farms--try the locally made ice cream. With our international travel planner, Buttermere attractions like Buttermere can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • but not for the faint hearted driver which ever end you enter from. Caution is needed but rewarded with stunning views  more »
  • Pretty lake and surrounding hills. Great walks for all abilities. Good facilities including car parking, public toilets, pubs, hotels and cafes  more »
  • It was a sunny day, and it's so cozy and chill. There is a clean and beautiful lake for family with dogs to travel. There were two dogs playing water there and they did enjoy this place also. There were also ducks by the lake playing water. It's just like a scenery that would seen in movies.
  • Always a great place to visit to sit and take the view in or a great walk walk around lakes or push up the hills. About a mile from fields of bluebells
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