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.
Canyoning and Ghill Scrambling experiences throughout the Lake District.
Outdoor Adventures around Ullswater
Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens
A family-friendly sailing club on beautiful Ullswater with something for everyone. Learn to sail at our Ullswater Sailing School
Physiotherapy & Sports Injuries Clinic in the Ullswater and Penrith area with a professional, caring and friendly approach
Crookabeck Farm shop is in Patterdale by Ullswater in the Lake District, and the farm is home to our flocks of Angora goats and Herdwick sheep
Liz Dowding is a talented artist working in a wide range of media including pencil, watercolour and acrylic and loves to draw and paint scenes from around the Ullswater Valley.
Local post office and general store selling National lottery, logs, kindling, fresh local products, sweets, pop, camping equipment, gifts, clothing and so much more!
Carrying a wide range of outdoor clothing & accessories, alongside Lake District ice cream, Cumbrian coffee to go, gifts from the Lakes and dog accessories
Arragons Cycle Hire – offering Cycle Hire from the beautiful surroundings of Lowther Castle