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The owner of this Website is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information contained within the site

Users of this website shall always provide alternative means of navigation, and shall not rely on this website in any role that is critical to the safety of life or property



The Cumbria Way crosses open, rough, steep and high ground and can be adversely affected by bad weather and slippery conditions.  It is your responsibility to ensure that you are adequately prepared and that you have suitable clothing and footwear, adequate food and water, maps, compass and emergency equipment, and the knowledge to use the latter items correctly

The owner of this website expressly disclaims all liability for damages of any kind arising due to mishaps occurring on or near The Cumbria Way

Please refer to the advice on staying safe in the Stay Safe and Enjoy The Fells leaflet produced by the Lake District Search and Mountain Rescue Association


Information Provided

Information on this Website is provided in good faith and was up-to-date at the time the Website page was created. While the information contained within the site is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided is correct, complete and up-to-date

Photographs on this site depict The Cumbria Way, facilities on and features of the route only at the time the photographs were taken

Distances where given are approximate, and are usually measured from the nearest accessible point on The Cumbria Way by road or field path. Distances and measurements are rounded

GPS references, where used, are accurate only to within 6.0m (20 ft)

Routes described are not an indication of a right of way


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This Website includes links providing direct access to other Internet resources, including Websites.  The owner of this Website is not responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these sites

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Inclusion of accommodation on this website does not imply endorsement or recommendation of that accommodation.  It is your responsibility  to ensure that the availability, location, price, standard of accommodation and the facilities meet your needs

There may be other accommodation available not listed on this website


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A Note About the Author of this Site

The author of this site was born in Ulverston and now lives near Carlisle. He is from a long-established Lake District family and has held a life-long interest in Cumbria, its mountains, places, people and history


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