Map sheet number OL4 in the OS Explorer map series is the ideal map for exploring the north-west area of the Lake District.
Highlights: Keswick, Derwent Water, Bassenthwaite Lake, Buttermere, Crummock Water and Ennerdale Water, Skiddaw, Pillar, Haystacks, Green Gable, Great Gable, Catbells, the Cumbrian Way, Braithwaite, Stonethwaite and Seathwaite
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With the OS Explorer OL4 map safely stowed in your knapsack, it couldn’t be easier to find your way around the North West Lake District. From Wigton to Carleton, this carefully crafted map is your essential guide for exploring a stunning area of the English Lakes. Whether you’re outward bound on two wheels or two feet, you’ll have no problem navigating your way along the lake shores, and up and down the fells.
Follow the Allerdale Ramble, the Cumbrian Coastal Way or the Cumbrian Way, stopping off to take in a collection of spectacular sites and beautiful scenery, all carefully marked and easy to find on the map. Take a trip to the open air theatre in the grounds of Mirehouse, on the edge of beautiful Bassenthwaite Lake – a spot that inspired both Tennyson and Wordsworth.
Admire the views of Derwent Water from atop Catbells fells if you’re more energetically inclined. And if you’re looking for a challenge, standing at 3,054 ft above sea level, Skiddaw provides an easy in-road to mountain climbing, for occasional walkers looking to push their boundaries.
Whatever your outdoor interests, from climbing to kayaking, with every landmark, house, river, viewpoint, hill, right of way and pub covered, you’ll definitely be on the right track with the OS Explorer map of the North West Lake District to hand.
Add the OS Explorer OL4 to your basket today, and make the most out of your trip to the North West Lakes. If you’d prefer to create a bespoke map tailored to a particular outdoor pursuit or route, why not try out our try out our OS getamap and OS Custom made map options?