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Walking at Howgill and Messengermire Wood

Walking is the perfect way to get some fresh air and explore some of the area's most beautiful landscapes.

Howgill and Messengermire Woods has a range of forest roads and trails for you to explore.

Activity information

Howgill and Messengermire Woods, Cockermouth, CA13 9ST
Please note: The trails in this forest are not waymarked.