Tourism and Street maps
Download the Barrow Tourism Leaflet (2.5 MB PDF - printing layout).
These maps are converted from the paper version of the Barrow-in-Furness Official Guide and Streetmap.
this includes Askam, Lindal-in-Furness, Marton, Newton, the south end of Walney Island, Rampside and Roa Island.
Information on Days Out in South Cumbria can be found at http://www.daysoutinfo.co.uk/leaflets-detail.asp?lid=159
Lake District Tours
A1 Taxis have put together a range of scenic tours that can be tailor-made to suit your budget and time constraints.
Download A1 Taxi's tours leaflet (pdf 135 KB).
Islands of Barrow Walking Festival
A five week festival of walks during July, against the stunning backdrop of the Furness Peninsula and featuring the islands of Barrow. Follow ancient trails, greenways and coastal paths exploring the natural and built history of this south western corner of the Lake District and the shores of Morecambe Bay.
The festival features walks across the sands of Morecambe Bay to Piel Island.
Feet First in Furness weekly short walks are:
- 11am Monday – Meet Dalton Tudor Square - various routes around old Dalton
- 11am Tuesday - Channelside or Ormsgill reservoir walk meet at ASDA
- 1.30pm Wednesday – Meet Walney Mill Lane shops - Coastal walk from Earnse Bay
- 10.30am Thursday – Meet Greengate Childrens' Centre - Barrow Public Park Walk
Discover Barrow on Foot
Discover Barrow on Foot, a selection of walking leaflets are available here for you to download:
Five Gentle Walks around Dalton
Download Dalton Walking leaflet (pdf 455 KB) to explore the ancient capital of Furness.
Stories behind the Stones
Barrow Cemetery is the final resting place of many interesting people. Link to these fascinating stories of endeavour and tragedy researched by local resident, Rod White - Stories behind the Stones.
Download Wildlife on Barrow's Doorstep (pdf 1.1Mb) - a guide to nature reserves in and around Barrow.
Other maps available:
You may be interested in our What's On Events Calendar.
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Stories Behind the Stones
Visit multiple graves and stones to lean a bit about Barrovian History
Visit this link for more: Stories Behind the Stones