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Lake District Attractions


Click the links below for a selection of the best things to do around in the Lake District and Cumbria.


Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater Steamers

Famous lake cruises run from Glenridding and Pooley Bridge via Howtown. Run all year.

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The Glenridding Gallery

The Glenridding Gallery

Showcasing the best of local artists and artisans.  Paintings, Photos, Produce - see and buy!

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Tale Trails

Tale Trails

Local story walks in the Penrith and Ullswater area for children and the young at heart.

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Crookabeck Farm Shop

Crookabeck Angoras

Patterdale farm shop selling Angora Mohair and Herdwick Wool products. Also buy online.

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Glenridding Sailing Centre

Glenridding Sailing Centre

Superb sailing with a very friendly team. RYA lessons and dingy and canoe hire available.

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Helvellyn

Helvellyn

England’s third highest mountain and one of the most beautiful. Simply stunning. Open All Year!

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Ullswater Yacht Club

Ullswater Yacht Club

Very family friendly sailing club located on the North East Shore of Ullswater near Pooley Bridge.

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Catstycam Outdoor Shop

Catstycam Outdoor Shop

Glenridding and Pooley Bridge - the best clothing, boots and extras. Also online. Open 7 days.

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Walking Around Ullswater

From easy strolls to arduous treks on the fells - Ullswater has it all!

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Threlkeld Mining Museum

Threlkeld Mining Museum

3 miles east of Keswick. Family fun includes underground tour and mineral panning.

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Lake District Wildlife Park

Near Bassenthwaite. Great selection of animals on show, from Meerkats to Zebras. Indoor and outdoor play areas, cafe and tearoom.

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World of Beatrix Potter

World of Beatrix Potter

Come and meet Peter Rabbit and all his friends at the magical World of Beatrix Potter centre in Bowness Windermere.

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Cruises on Windermere

Windermere Lake Cruises - the most popular attraction in Cumbria. Mixture of traditional and modern steamers and cruisers. Open all year.

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