Lake District

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  1. FIDGET

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    Hi , Anybody up in the Lake district next week, we are off that way and looking for suggestions on 5 van cl/cs sites and nice places to visit dont really want to go to the usual tourist traps , I know it gets busy so looking for a bit out of way type places to visit suitable for motorhome access .
    Terry FIDGET
     
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    you will find a abundance of places to stop we wild camped for a full week with no problems
     
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    Fidget in case I miss it, if someone does come up with a cheap site will you pm me it please? There are several people would like to meet up in the Lake District. The site we used to use has closed down. thank you.

    Have a lovely holiday.
     
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    Don’t know if you’re interested but the two Lancaster bombers will be doing a fly past over Windermere, Sunday the 7th at 2:50pm.
     
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    love it up there & the coniston is a nice place to paddle
     
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    Haweswater, the most easterly stretch of water in the lakes, is worth a visit. You can find it from Shap. Scenic run down the side of the lake (actually it's a reservoir) to a parking area at the southern end. RSPB have a site there too. Several walk options from the car park.
     
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