Castlerigg Stone Circle
Set on a hilltop a mile east of town, this jaw-dropping stone circle consists of 48 stones that are between 3000 and 4000 years old,...
An attractive corner wine-bar that also serves good tapas.
Abraham's Tea Rooms
Squeezed into an attic on the top floor of George Fishers, this old-timey cafe is great for a country lunch. Go for a hot rarebit...
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Lonely Planet review
There are countless outdoors shops dotted along the Main St, but none can match George Fisher for heritage. This three-floored store has been here for nigh on a century and stocks everything you could possibly need for a day on the hills – and the boot-fitting service is legendary.