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All the following images have been sent by guests staying at Birch How.
The following gallery of images will show the many moods of Keswick and the Lake District
over the months of the year as seen by visitors to Birch How
and can be viewed by themselves and friends at any time to remind them of the good times
and memories of their stay in Cumbria.

If you have stayed with us and have images you wish to submit for possible inclusion
please indicate when you stayed and your names and send the images to


This time Sally and Chris have been wandering around the Lakeland fells

and have taken these stunning pictures.

Can you spot the difference? Janine enjoys a quiet moment.

Janine art

Henry the dog, the Daniel Craig of the canine world.




Although the first picture is always a welcoming site Will was actually leaving to walk up Orrest Head, one of Wainwright's first walks in the Lakes around 1930. Although it didnt take him long he now has his sights set on Causey Pike and Barf.

Will has been on the walkabout again visiting some familiar sites.

Fleetwith PikeButtermere

Innominate Tarn  Pillar in backgroundHaystacks summit

At summit of Fleewith PikeWill at Fleetwith Pike summi

Frank and Sheila admire the sea of crocuses outside Birchhow sure signs of a great summer ahead.

Finally ! Will and Michelle conquer pillar.

The first upload of 2014. Annie enjoys a long walk in the snow

A little tired after all that walking?

Almost there surely !!

Possibly the last upload of the year 2013?

Will and Michelle On the Ferry to Hawes End and then a brisk walk to the summit of Cat Bells.

Jeff tok a stroll Earlier in October and ended up at these locations, do you know where they are?

Will and Michelle went to the Borrowdale Valley on Sunday and finally after three attempts

planted their boots on the summit of Great Gable !!

The picture below was taken by Will and Michelle around the begining of July on a walk in the Langdales

The pictures below were taken by José, Pilar, Ana y Jorge from Madrid about a year ago.

Chris and Sally Submitted the following pictures of their fantastic days out on the fells.

They have clearly covered some ground judging by where the pictures were taken.

bowfellBlack Crag

Ullswater and the PenninesRed Screes and Kirkstone Pass

Helvellyn Range from Place FellAngle Tarn

Angle TarnThirlmere from Steel fell

Tommy Ted and Tedster on Steel fellSteel Fell and Thirlmere


The pictures below were taken recently on Crinkle Craggs and show Matt, Beth and Poppy having agreat time.

Its pictures like this that make you want to pack your winter rucksack and get out on the fells again. Hopefully we shall see

many more snow scenes before the year is out. If you have stayed recently at Birch How and have some pictures you

would like to see published then please email them now.

The following pictures were submitted by Mr Tim Long and are stunning views of the Lakeland Fells. The pics are; Sharp Edge, Styhead Tarn, View from summit of Scafell Pike and Striding Edge.


No stranger to the Lakeland Fells.

Helen Threlfall and her partner Jason Braidwood visit Honnister and have submitted these pictures of their visit.

Christian Boswell and Tuyet Nguyen enjoy their stay at Keswick.

Mathias stayed during November and submitted a number of beautiful pictures for your enjoyment

If you would like to see more pictures by Mathias please email me at

Emily enjoys being a tourist in Keswick.


Hi Carolyn,
just wanted to thank you again for having us.
We really enjoyed our stay

Best wishes, Katrin and Neil

Behind Catbells Tunnel Railway line Keswick

Derwentwater River Greta Keswick

Mary Godwin June 2007

Simon Neville Bob Graham Round Keswick 2007 Thanks for 2 fantastic weekends
to be rememberd forever

Keswick Enjoying The Rain
Helpers Keswick

Bob Graham

Hed. and Brenda Hickling September 2007

Haystacks Buttermere CumbriaGrassmoor The Lake District

Great Gable Cumbria The Lake District Ennerdale Vally Cumbria

Buttermere The English Lake  District Honister  Slate QuarryTramway

The picture was taken in May the last time we stayed in Keswick, I am sure will instantly recognise where it was taken !!

Will & Michelle !!

Ullock Pike from Derwentwater

Tina and Ray lovely stay October 2007 and May 2008


Langdale from Pike O Stickle Clouds above Blencathra Crummock Water

Derwentwater Sunset Buttermere Buttermere

Haystacks Striding Edge Tigger on Skiddaw

Many thanks for looking after us again Best wishes Sally and Chris

Angle Tarn Calf at Milbeck Crummock Water

Derwentwater Sunset

See you soon Sally & Chris

Catbells summit

Will Heyes May


Here are a couple of 'Magnificent' photographs taken by my fair self. Perhaps you can use one or two.

Lambs Derwentwater Railway Line Keswick


Take Care


Barrow from Grisdale Pike

Style-End Outerside     Crag Hill and Grisedale Pike

Coledale Horseshoe

Thanks for another great visit Chris

Phil and Kathryn Rowing Boat Derwentwater Derwentwater Boat Landing

Thanks for a great stay.

Phill and Kathryn

Sheep Sheep 2

Honister Stone Circle

Hello Caroline,
Thank you for opening your home to us - it was a real pleasure to stay with you and we look forward to being with you again next year, when we will try to be even more of a nuisance!
David & Sheila

Boat racing on Derwentwater Derwentwater Keswick Lake shore Derwentwater

Walla Crag Keswick Skiddaw and  River Greta Walla Crag overlooking Derwentwater

We very much enjoyed our stay last weekend in Keswick, and are very
grateful to you for having afforded us comfortable nights and hearty
breakfasts before our days spent out on the fells!

Edward Nicholl

Scawfell Picke summit

Scafell Pike Will Heyes

Thanks for another lovely stay Janet and David

Thirmere from Helvellyn

All that remains is to thank you once again for your hospitality (not to forget the delicious breakfast) and to wish you good luck and
best wishes. Katrin and Neil.

Walk up Catbells Lake Derwentwater

Great Gable Great Gable Autumn View

Hope to see you in the Spring.

Kind regards,

Amanda & Ian

Rowling End Derwentwater

Many thanks.
Chris + Clare

Birds Derwentwater Theatre by the Lake keswick Derwentwater

Stonecircle Keswick

Penrith Road keswick


Terry Stiles

blencathra Derwentwater Blencathra Sharp Edge Foule Crag

Thanks for your hospitality, hope to stay with you again soon.
Here are some pics from our walk.

Tim & Mandy :-)

Fishing at Watendlath

Here is a photograph from our lovely weekend last week. We caught 3 very fine trout.
Helen and Colin

Blencathra Summit

Hi Carolyn We enjoyed our weekend, the best day was obviously Friday.
We got to the summit of Blencathra and saw some excellent views in all directions.

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Proprietor: Carolyn Charlton