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Grizedale, Cumbria

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Grizedale, Cumbria

Grizedale is a hamlet in the Lake District of North West England, in the middle of the Grizedale Forest, located north of Satterthwaite and south of Hawkshead. It is part of the civil parish of Satterthwaite. There is a large visitors' centre Attractions include extensive mountain bike trails and one of the Go Ape company's tree-top adventure courses. It used to be the home of Grizedale Arts, a contemporary arts residency and commissioning agency. The forest is still notable for its sculptures.
Administrative CountyCumbria
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3394
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCumbria

Grizedale, Cumbria in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Grizedale.-- hamlet, in par. and 3 miles S. of Hawkshead, N. Lancashire; in vicinity is the seat of Grizedale Hall.

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