The only membership organisation dedicated to protecting and enhancing Cumbria's landscapes
Give a gift to repair Striding Edge, one of the most well walked and iconic footpaths in the Lake District. Read more
Our ‘Discover Cumbria’ grant scheme is dedicated to funding events and activities that help Cumbria recover after the flooding events of December 2015. Read more
Protecting the landscapes of Cumbria for future generations Read more
Love the Lake District? Become a member of Friends of the Lake District and join 1000's of like minded people in protecting and enhancing this unique place. Read more
Love the Lake District? Want to see it protected for generations to come? Become a member of Friends of the Lake District
NO to Pylons We need your help NOW... Write to National Grid and MP's to stop the 50M TALL PYLONS threatening Lake District and its setting. Follow this link and do it online TODAY
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Breaking news on our 'Say NO to Pylons in the Lake District' campaign and see a sneak preview of our film commissioned for this year's Kendal Mountain Festival. Read more
Spend a satisfying day in an undiscovered part of the Lake District taking part in conservation activities and eating cake! Read more
It is very encouraging to read about a potential shift in National Grid concessions reported in the Times this week. Read more
Tristan draws on his pioneering adventures to reveal the secrets of ponds, rivers, lakes and gives you the skills to read water.
4th November 2016 Read more
Our final Fell Care Day of the year is being held in the Rusland Valley where we're teaming up with the Rusland Horizons programme. Join hundreds of volunteers in carrying out practical conservation tasks in this wonderful setting. Read more
Following the success of last year's ceilidh, join us for an evening of Haggis, Neeps and Tatties and the “Piping of the Haggis” followed by ceilidh dancing. With Eden Valley Ceilidh Band.