The Cumbrian Esk rises on the slopes of Scafell Pike and reaches the sea at Ravenglass. A game fish river, it attracts good runs of salmon and sea trout from July. The brown trout fishing is reckoned best in spring and early summer. RavenglassTSl mile from Esk Bridge to EskdaleEstateLB DT: AH (Pennington Arms, Ravenglass)