Six fire engines, one wildfire unit and one command unit attended reports of a large fire in the open near to Easthwaite Farm, Wasdale.
Fire crews were called to the blaze at 5:49pm yesterday, Saturday 11 May.
A Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “The fire involved approximately two acres of fell-side.
“Firefighters used wildfire equipment and hose-reel jets to extinguish the fire.
“Crews were on scene for approximately four hours.”