The Area

The Ullswater Way

The Ullswater Way is a 20-mile walking route around Ullswater. The route can be walked in either direction and from any starting point. Why not walk the route in shorter sections, using an open top bus or steamer to start your journey!

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We can’t always guarantee the weather in the Lake District, but what we can guarantee is that there is always something to do. For a full day out or something to keep the kids entertained there are a range of fantastic visitor attractions in and around Ullswater to choose from.  

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Outdoor Activities

Whether you’re a novice or more experienced in outdoor adventure there are a range of outdoor activities to get involved in. From sailing and canoeing on the lake, taking a pony ride across the fells, or ascending a cliff face – there is no time to get bored! Ullswater boasts some of the most beautiful […]

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Mountain Biking

The Ullswater Loop This is a great ride which is not too long, just right for an afternoon or long evening. There are no huge climbs, just a few short sharp testers. Don’t be fooled though, after riding this you may know about it! Some sections can get rather wet in the more wintery months, […]

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- Summer Break - 

We are currently closed for our Summer break. 1863 will re-open on Thursday 4th August.

In the meantime, if you have an enquiry please email:

See you soon, Team 1863