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.
Adventurous outdoor activities based in the heart of Ullswater
Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens
The Royal at Dockray is a family run traditional country hotel offering the best of Cumbrian hospitality.
Take a stroll through our beautiful gardens of Askham Hall with views of the River Lowther, visit our animals and enjoy something delicious in our Kitchen Garden Café.
Sharmans Store in Glenridding, Ullswater
The most famous of the Lake District waterfalls
We have a strong and highly respected reputation in the fields of fell running, adventure racing, coaching and mountaincraft.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES IN ULLSWATER & THE LAKE DISTRICT
The Outdoor Shop, Glenridding & On-line
Equestrian and Activity Centre in Cumbria – The Lake District