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Follow the walks and see the views that Beatrix Potter saw and sketched in 1903.

Beatrix Potter Derwentwater

  • A fascinating look at the beautiful Derwentwater area as Beatrix Potter depicted in her sketches and books. Includes paintings and sketches by Beatrix Potter and photographs both old and new make this an invaluable book for visitors to the Lake District, and all those who know and love Peter Rabbit and his friends. Detailed routes are included for three walks starting from Keswick so readers can explore the wonderful scenery found in the stories of Benjamin Bunny, Squirrel Nutkin and Mrs Tiggie-winkle. A wealth of background information about these Tales and their creator is also given.

    Walks: 3

    Distance: 1/2 to 2.8 miles

    Author:    Joyce Irene Whalley and Wynne Bartlett

    ISBN:    9781850588795

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