What to do
With its central location, Ullswater provides the perfect base for getting out and about and exploring. Whether you want to take in the breathtaking views from some of the UK’s highest peaks, take a trip on the steamer across the lake, or abseil down a cliff there is something to keep everyone occupied.
The area boasts a range of unique visitor attractions and places to visit, as well as some fantastic independent shops. If relaxing and unwinding is your thing, then Ullswater provides unrivalled tranquillity; perfect for putting your feet up and escaping.
Outdoor Adventures around Ullswater
Local area information point and gift shop for Ullswater ‘Steamers’ selling a wide range of quality Lakeland gifts, souvenirs and ‘Steamer’ tickets
A magnificent ruined Castle and Gardens.
Equestrian and Activity Centre in Cumbria – The Lake District
An award winning Lake District attraction, providing lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake.
Local Arts, Crafts and Photographers
The Friends of the Ullswater Way are a local group whose aim is to celebrate all that makes the Ullswater Valley special
We have a strong and highly respected reputation in the fields of fell running, adventure racing, coaching and mountaincraft.
The village of Patterdale is located at the heart of the English Lake District and offers the opportunity to explore some of Lakeland’s finest fells. Patterdale Village Store and Post Office offers a quality service to visitors and local people. We might be small, but we’ve probably got what you need!
Hairdressing & Beauty Salon in Glenridding, Ullswater