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Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and photographic links:

Appleby Manor Hotel - Set in Cumbria within the Eden Valley on the edge of the Lake District, it is surrounded by the magnificent mountains and fells of the North Pennines and is close to the Yorkshire Dales.

The Armathwaite Hall Hotel - Luxury Lake District hotel magnificently set in the secluded splendour of 400 acres of deer park and woodland.

Bay Villa B&B in Grange - Grange-over-Sands' newest bed and breakfast accommodation is now open for business - come and enjoy the Slow Life at Bay Villa.

Beautiful Britain - A very extensive site featuring beautiful British scenery, canals, places to visit, wildlife and ponds, plus downloadable screensavers, jigsaws, and desktop wallpaper.

The Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal - The Brewery Arts Centre is a hub of creativity in the town. From humble beginnings as a small theatre, the centre now has a 450 capacity music venue, three cinemas, visual arts and photographic galleries, a drama studio, art and crafts workshops, darkroom facilities, playgroup and meeting rooms, a great restaurant, the famous Vats Bar, an art-house cinema and Warehouse Café and a fantastic theatre seating 260. - Whether you're heading to bustling Keswick or seeking the peace of the fells at Langdale, Patterdale or Wasdale, our selection of campsites in the Lake District will help you find the perfect place to stay.

Contours Walking Holidays - Specialists in self-guided walking holidays in Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland.

Cuckoo Brow Inn - Lake District B&B accommodation Located near to Hawkshead, Ambleside and Lake Windermere.

Daelnet - A site devoted specifically to information about the Yorkshire Dales with links to other sites, etc.

The Dalesbus Summer Network - Want to travel into the Yorkshire Dales from West or North Yorkshire without your car? Check out the Dalesbus Summer timetable.

The Dalesman - Home page of the well known magazine devoted to Yorkshire and the Dales.

English Lakes - A comprehensive guide to the Lake District.

Fix the Fells - The Upland Path Landscape Restoration Project - This new site highlights the work of the Upland Path Landscape Restoration Project which co-ordinates the ongoing task of repairing footpath erosion in the Lake District National Park.

Lake District Cottages - Lakeland Cottage Holidays provides quality self-catering, holiday accommodation for those visiting Cumbria and The Lake District.

The Lake District Guide - Featuring the best hotels, restaurants and attractions in the Lake District.

Lakeland Cottage Company - Lake District Cottages with the Lakeland Cottage Company.

Lakeland Hideaways - Lake District cottages in and around Hawkshead and the Cumbrian countryside.

Dave Lawrance Landscape Photography - My Home Page! More landscape photographs of the North of England.

Scotland 360° - The website of Angus Mackie, featuring images from around Scotland. The site is dedicated to mountain photography, landscapes and seascapes.

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company - A promotional site for the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway which was threatened with closure some years ago but which was reprieved after a well run publicity campaign.
Much work had to be carried out to ensure the future of the line on the many viaducts an tunnels which are a feature of the route, which is scenically one of the best in England. Some of the old stations were reopened, making the line an excellent way to get right into the heart of the Dales.
The site includes details of timetables, special offers, and steam-hauled specials.

Striding Edge - Sean McMahon's site is dedicated to fellwalking in the English Lake District.
Lots of useful information and photos.

The Wainwright Society - Formed to keep alive the things which Alfred Wainwright promoted through his guidebooks, started over 50 years ago, and the many other publications which were the 'labour of love' of a large portion of his life.

Walking Britain - With over 3000 pages of information, "Walking Britain" is dedicated to the footpaths that cross the landscape. The National Parks feature strongly including the Lake District, the Peak District and Snowdonia, not to mention the Yorkshire Dales. - WalkingForum is a forum for discussing all aspects of country walking & hiking in the UK with boards for general chat, gear, photography, and all the popular UK walking destinations.

The Yorkshire Dales (Eagle Intermedia) - Lots of useful information and links for anyone visiting the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The Yorkshire Dales Directory - Holiday Accommodation and Visitor Guide to the Dales.

Yorkshire Dales Flyfishing - A Complete Fly Fishing Service In The Yorkshire Dales. Qualified Flyfishing Tuition, Holidays and Guiding.

The Yorkshire Dales National Park - Web site of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.

Yorkshire Guide - Features places to visit, castles, stately homes, beauty spots, towns, villages and gardens in Yorkshire.

Yorkshire - The Three Peaks Walk - A useful visit for anyone contemplating the "Three Peaks"

Some Lake District and Yorkshire Dales Webcams:

Here are some links to Lake District and Yorkshire Dales webcams. Some I have known about for a while, others I have stumbled upon only recently.
I find them particularly useful in the winter months when planning trips to the fells as you can get an idea of the likely snow level.

Lake District webcams:

George Fisher web cam - View of Skiddaw from George Fishers shop in Keswick

Yorkshire Dales webcams:

The Ingleborough webcam - Yorkshire's 2nd highest mountain

Photographic sites and other interesting sites:

Picture Correct - News, tips and camera reviews relevant to the digital photography world. - The Web's Top Nature & Landscape Photography Pages

Walking route planner from Visorando - This walking planner will allow you to quickly and easily draw a track on a precise walking map. This track can then be printed, exported or shared with other walkers.

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If you have a Lake District/Yorkshire site and you would like to exchange links, email me.