Things to do

Things to do – usefull hints or traval information

October is the most beautiful month at Ullswater together with the 1000 year old  Dalemain deer herd   listen to the stags rutting on Place Fell.

Why not hire our  resident electric car Renault Twizy £45 for 8 hours be one of the first to participate in the promotion of electric transport in the National park. Note full driving licence and NI number required to hire.

The mighty Helvellyn is only three miles from Glenridding house


Take the steamer to Howtown or Aira Force  and  return walk  along the lakeshore path to Glenridding house.

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Sailing/canoeing/kayaking tuition

Half a mile from Glenridding house

Lake District snow ski club

Only two miles from Glenridding house


Haweswater 4 miles – the home of Englands only golden Eagle