Police are investigating an assault which is reported to have happened at approximately 11.30pm on Friday (11 December) on the cycle path at Mirehouse.
A spokesperson from Cumbria Police said:
"The victim was left with a cut to the nose. It is reported that the incident involved a group of three or four males.
"One suspect is described as a white male around the age of 17-19 of medium build, short dark hair and wearing a black North Face puffer jacket.