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Explore Miterdale
(Average user rating: 5 unrated 5/5)

Miterdale Forest - Ancient semi natural oak woodland. North West England FDMiterdale is a secluded quiet valley providing access to the West Cumbrian fells. A small grassy car park beside the River Mite provides the ideal place for a family picnic followed by pooh sticks and paddling, short and long walks through the forest or as the base for longer more adventurous treks into the mountains.

What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

I love walking my dog up all the tracks up to hammer pass then walking back down on the path its become a daily thing. Fantastic views are to be found all over. The rubbish problem has now gone with the removal of the bin at the car park and cctv signs up the forest road have helped

Alan, 16/Feb/2016

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Last updated: 29th June 2018

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What's Here?

  • Dogs on lead
  • Ancient Monuments
  • Parking
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Viewpoint


OS Grid ref: NY146012

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Gareth Browning
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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.