Derwent Water



There are several islands within the lake, one of which is inhabited. Derwent Island House, an 18th century residence, is a tenanted National Trust property open to the public on five days each year.



A regular passenger launch operates on the lake, taking passengers between various landing stages, the most popular stops being: Keswick, Portinscale and the Lodore Falls, from which boats may be hired.




Coordinates      54°35′N 3°09′W

Dewent Island House