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Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Contact details

Opening hours

Hardknott offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year.

How to find us

How to find us

Please note that the postcode used is the nearest postcode for the site. Follow the directions by car for the specific car park location.

Hardknott, Broughton-in-Furness
Sat Nav Postcode: LA20 6EG
By Car

From the south leaving the A5920 at Duddon Bridge take the minor road to Ulpha and then continue north on the minor road towards Seathwaite. After approximately 2 miles after Seathwaite the car par is on your left. From the north take the A593 from Ambleside towards Skelwith Bridge. Them take the B5343 to Elterwater. Turn left into Elterwater and follow the minor road to Little Langdale. From Little Langdale travel over Wrynose Pass towards Cockley Beck and continue south from Cockley Beck and after approximately 1 mile the car park is on your right.

OS Grid Ref
SD2341 9935

54.385532399466, -3.179309554956

Parking and prices

There are no parking charges at Hardknott.

Contact details

Walk amongst Hardknott's conifer woodland in the heart of the Lake District

Set on the edge of Dunnerdale Forest alongside the River Duddon, Hardknott is a 666 hectare conifer woodland.

The woodland offers access to walking routes where you can discover the nearby fells, rocky outcrops and fjords.


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