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Ashness Bridge

Perhaps the most photographed packhorse bridge in the Lake District due to its stunning views.

Ashness Bridge Keswick
Ashness Bridge with Skiddaw in the background

Ashness Bridge is perhaps the most photographed packhorse bridge in the Lake District due to its location and stunning views.

It is an excellent example of a traditional packhorse bridge, and has one of the Lake District’s most famous views looking north to Derwentwater, Whinlatter, Skiddaw and Bassenthwaite Lake.

Get here by Launch:
Stop at Ashness Gate. 30 mins walk from jetty.