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  • Annual Dry Stone Walling Competition 2017

    Friends of the Lake District's annual dry stone walling competition takes place at Mazon Wath, Little Asby near Orton (GR OL19 688081) on Saturday 20th May. Read more

  • Morecambe Bay Walk 2017

    Join us on this unique 8 mile sponsored walk across the tidal sands and mudflats of Morecambe Bay to raise money to protect the stunning Lake District landscape. Read more

  • Keswick Mountain Festival Fell Care 2017

    Join our volunteers during Keswick Mountain Festival and help with practical conservation work to restore our beloved landscapes. Read more

  • Friends of the Lake District Open Day and AGM

    Members and non-members are invited to this day of walks, talks and speakers as we celebrate the work of Friends of the Lake District. There will be short guided walks focusing on issues affecting the area, plus a chance to ask questions and learn more about our work to protect the Lake District landscape. Read more