Seasons at Whitbarrow Village
Berrier, Penrith, CA11 0XB, Cumbria, Outside US, CA11 0XB
The "Lake District" also known as "The Lakes" or "Lakeland", is a rural area in northwest England. A popular holiday destination, it is famous for its lakes and mountains (or "fells"), and its associated with the early 19th century poetry and writings of William Wordsworth and the Lake Poets. The central and most-visited part of the area is contained in the Lake District National Park - one of fourteen National parks in the United Kingdom. It lies entirely within Cumbria, and is one of England's few mountainous regions. All the land in England higher than three thousand feed above sea level lies within the National Park. The Lake District also contains Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England.