/ Lake district shops with widest selection of B3 boots ??
Adventure Peaks in Ambleside has often got stuff other shops dont stock outside the two or three main boots most sell so it worth a look.
Lakes climber/runner and Climbing shop both also in Ambleside have good ranges and are worth a look. These three shops alone will probably have most boots you will find.
Needle sports in Keswick is definately worth a look especially if your after other climbing bits, but otherwise probably won't sell anything that isn't in Ambleside. If you do visit Keswick George Fisher is worth a look for thoroughness and Cotswolds (there is also one in Ambleside in the Garden Centre newly opened if you want to visit them).
Some shops (eg Fishers) don't list all their boots on the website - give the shops a ring before you go(with expensive boots shops don't keep much stock).
Some shops don't seem to stock the half sizes in La Sportiva, presumably to keep costs down, which is poor.
Leave lots of time (and Keswick & Ambleside aren't that far apart). Don't rush it - know what socks you will wear. If you get it wrong they are too expensive to 'write off' but will ruin your days.
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