Thomas Grove, Hartsop
 
 

 

Links to activities and services

Walking

Weather forecast for the hills
Met Office


Ordnance Survey maps
Ordnance Survey


Patterdale Mountain Rescue
Patterdale Mountain Rescue

Other activities

Sailing and kayaking
Glenridding sailing centre


Boat hire on Ullswater
Lakeland boat hire


St Patricks boat landings


Lake cruises
Ullswater steamers


Windermere lake cruises


Pony trekking
Rookin house


Lakeshore park
Fell Foot, Newby Bridge

Cinema/theatre

Zeffirelli's Cinema in Ambleside


Royalty Cinema in Windermere


Theatre by the Lake in Keswick

Local events/background

Farmers markets in Cumbria


Lake District National Park


Local Ullswater information


Cumbrian hill farming

Dining

Pubs with food
Brotherswater Inn (nearest)


Mortal Man, Troutbeck


Drunken Duck (south of Ambleside)


The Punchbowl, Crosthwaite


The Hare and Hounds, Bowland Bridge


More informal
Lake Road Kitchen, Ambleside


Fellinis, Ambleside (vegetarian)


Rogan and Company, Cartmel

Smart food
L'Enclume


Sharrow Bay


Holbeck Ghyl

Art/local museums

Lakeland Arts Trust


Grizedale Arts


The Armitt Museum, Ambleside


The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere

Historic houses

Dalemain - mansion & historic gardens near Ullswater


Townend, 400 year old farmhouse in Troutbeck


Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's house near Hawkeshead

Local wool products

Crookabeck farm

Local services

Food
Patterdale Village Store


Mary Lightfoot – daily milk deliveries tel 01768 482346 / 07747 396293


Booth's supermarket, Windermere


Cartmel Market, Cartmel


Garage
Ullswater Garage, Glenridding


Taxis
Glenridding Taxi
Telephone: 017684 82372 Mobiles: 07770444159 or 07766634299


Windermere taxi firm
Telephone: 015394 82372 or 015394 44144


Health centre
Glenridding Health centre

Hospital A&E
Cumberland Infirmary and West Cumberland Hospital A&E

Veterinary Surgeon
Frame, Swift & Partners

Emergency services and
mountain rescue: call 999


Non-emergency police calls: call 101