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== Hitchhiking out ==
 
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=== East towards [[Penrith]], [[M6 (GB)|M6]] north ([[Carlisle]]) and south ([[Lancaster]]) ===
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=== East towards [[Penrith]], [[M6 (GB)|M6]] north ([[Carlisle, Cumbria]]) and south ([[Lancaster]]) ===
 
Follow Penrith Road. After a bridge, there are some houses on the left. The free space on the pavement, right before the bend, is good for cars to stop. There is also a fuelling station on the other side of the street.
 
Follow Penrith Road. After a bridge, there are some houses on the left. The free space on the pavement, right before the bend, is good for cars to stop. There is also a fuelling station on the other side of the street.
  
 
[[wikipedia:Keswick, Cumbria]]
 
[[wikipedia:Keswick, Cumbria]]

Revision as of 17:11, 7 October 2011

Keswick, Cumbria
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Information
Country:
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England
State: North West (England)
Population: 4,300 (2001)
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Keswick (pronounced /ˈkɛzɨk/) is a small town in the Lake District National Park in Cumbria, England. Due to the beautiful surrounding landscape, which is attracting many hikers, Keswick is strongly influenced by tourism and thus provides a lot of commercial accommodation facilities and (but maybe that's a rumour) cheap outdoor equipment shops.

If you pass by, you can also pay a visit to the Castlerigg stone circle, which is located 2 km east of the town.

Hitchhiking out

East towards Penrith, M6 north (Carlisle, Cumbria) and south (Lancaster)

Follow Penrith Road. After a bridge, there are some houses on the left. The free space on the pavement, right before the bend, is good for cars to stop. There is also a fuelling station on the other side of the street.

wikipedia:Keswick, Cumbria