Talkin Tarn is a country park nine miles east of Carlisle. It has a 65 acre lake and is hive of activity, whether it be people out for a stroll, anglers, canoeists, bird watchers, there is certainly plenty to do. There are amenities too; toilets, a tea room, a gift shop, changing area for those who partake in the sports on the lake.
The walk around the lake’s perimeter is said to be 1.3 miles and is accessible to wheelchairs, pushchairs/prams etc. It is a pleasant walk that allows you to take as long as you need to get round, with plenty to see as you make your way around the lake.