The High Adventure: Full Day Mountain Goat High Mountain Passes Tour

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This classic adventure tour of the Western Lakes uses a route pioneered by the Romans!

The tour focuses around the Western Lake District travelling over the Lake District’s famous mountain passes; Hardknott and Wrynose, which are some of the steepest in Great Britain. Pass the remote 2nd century Hardknott Roman Fort which includes remains of the headquarters building, commandants house and bath house.

During your day you will have time to enjoy traveling over Wrynose & Hardknott Mountain Passes, you’ll see England’s deepest lake and visit the grounds of the 14th Century Muncaster Castle.

This tour is a chance to explore the real Lake District!

Additional Info

Duration: 8 hours
Starts: Cumbria, United Kingdom
Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips



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This classic adventure tour of the Western Lakes uses a route pioneered by the Romans!

The tour focuses around the Western Lake District travelling over the Lake District’s famous mountain passes; Hardknott and Wrynose, which are some of the steepest in Great Britain. Pass the remote 2nd century Hardknott Roman Fort which includes remains of the headquarters building, commandants house and bath house.

During your day you will have time to enjoy traveling over Wrynose & Hardknott Mountain Passes, you’ll see England’s deepest lake and visit the grounds of the 14th Century Muncaster Castle.

This tour is a chance to explore the real Lake District!

Itinerary
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Pass By: Mountain Goat Tours, Mountain Goat LTD 1AD Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AD England

Begin your Lake District adventure tour.

Pass By: Hardknott Roman Fort, Hardknott Pass, Eskdale CA19 1TH England

Travel across Hardknott Pass, past the ancient Roman fort before you descend into Eskdale.

Pass By: Wrynose Pass Road England

Travel through the beautiful Wrynose Pass as you adventure into the wild Lake District.

Stop At: Wast Water, Wasdale Head England

Stop to take in the views at Wastwater, England’s deepest lake.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Scafell Pike Mountain, Seathwaite England

On a good day you may see the peak of Scafell Pike from your vantage point at Wastwater.

Pass By: Coniston Water, Coniston England

Pass by the stunning Coniston Water, famous for its links to Donald Campbell and his water speed record attempts and Swallows and Amazons!

Pass By: Mountain Goat Tours, Mountain Goat LTD 1AD Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AD England

End your fantastic day exploring the stunning Lake District.



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