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Lovely lake with an easy flat round-lake track. Perfect spots for striking out from shallow beaches. Path can be busy but the water is always peaceful. Beautiful sunsets looking up the lake. Excellent and calming swim.
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  • Added: 03/03/2018

    Buttermere is just perfect for swimming, whether it's a little paddle and dip from the beach or swimming the length of the lake. This was my first end-to-end lake swim. The round the lake path makes it very easy for non-swimming pals to join you...and if you're lucky, you might be able to persuade them to meet you at the other end with towel and shoes!

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