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  • Autumn almanac

    Autumn almanac

    Lia Leendertz’s bestselling Almanac seasonal guides help us reconnect with the natural world. Read on for excerpts from the new 2021 edition.

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  • Star struck

    Star struck

    From connecting with the past to experiencing a child-like magic, what could be more memorable than a night swim under the stars?

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  • Red resurgence

    Red resurgence

    Even the most fleeting glimpse of a Red Squirrel is unforgettable. Heather Dewey from RSPB Haweswater tells all about this handsome creature.

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  • A mountain to climb

    A mountain to climb

    Lake District local and adventure photographer Ryan Lomas shares his thoughts on capturing mountains and some favourite spots of Ullswater.

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  • Things to do this summer

    Things to do this summer

    From spotting osprey to leaping in the lake – here are our tips for summer adventures within easy striking distance of the hotel.

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  • Red deer spotting

    Red deer spotting

    Martindale is home to one of the oldest red deer herds in the UK. Climb the surrounding fells at sunset and listen to the rut that has happened here for over 300 years.

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  • Summer Swims in the Lakes by Colin Hill

    Summer Swims in the Lakes by Colin Hill

    Colin Hill is our in-house swimming expert. We asked him to share the secrets of wild swimming; who it’s for, why people do it and where his local, go-to swim-spot is when he has time on his hands to explore.

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  • Finding Our Adventure

    Finding Our Adventure

    From the gentle rhythm of the Ullswater Steamer to the jagged edge of Helvellyn, when Jonny and Hannah Verman visited us at Another Place, they squeezed the life out of every day. Follow their adventure from Another Place.

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  • Max and Paddy

    Max and Paddy

    Lake District-based phenomenon Kerry, and his dogs Max and Paddy (and Harry), have risen to fame documenting the joy of walking the fells with three energetic Springer Spaniels

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  • The Met Gala “Camp: Notes on Fashion”

    The Met Gala “Camp: Notes on Fashion”

    A key part of the art collection at Lowther Castle and Gardens until recently, Chevalier d’Éon by Jean-Paul Mosnier is now on loan to the Metropolitan in New York, as part of their exhibition; Notes on Camp.

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  • The bluebells of Rannerdale Knott

    The bluebells of Rannerdale Knott

    The Lake District is an excellent place to see one of the nation’s favourite wild flowers in all of its glory. Rannerdale could well be the very best of the best.

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  • Nights with badgers – by the RSPB

    Nights with badgers – by the RSPB

    Heather Devey, Visitor Development Officer at RSPB Haweswater, introduces us to their cete of playful badgers; Beatrix, Porridge and Gremlin.

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