Photos of Derwentwater

Derwentwater is the largest of the northern lakes, and the one most visited by tourists to the area. Keswick is the major town in the area; it sits at the northern tp of the lake and is a centre for outdoor activities. There are extremely popular walks in the area, including Skiddaw and Catbells. The most visited attraction is probably Castlerigg Stone Circle, a prehistoric site located just outside Keswick itself.

Derwent Water sunrise, Hawes End
Derwent Water sunrise, Hawes End
Catbells sunrise over Derwentwater, Lake District
Catbells sunrise over Derwentwater, Lake District
Derwentwater from Catbells, Lake District
Derwentwater from Catbells, Lake District
Castlerigg stone circle, near Derwentwater
Castlerigg stone circle, near Derwentwater
Hawesend, Derwentwater
Hawesend, Derwentwater
Lodore Falls, Grange, Lake District
Lodore Falls, Grange, Lake District
Manesty, Derwentwater, Lake District
Manesty, Derwentwater, Lake District

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