There is a fantastic range of events that take place in and around Ullswater each year that celebrate the rich diversity, local history, culture and beauty of the area. Highlights include the world famous Marmalade Festival, the popular Winter Droving, Ullswater Walking Festival or Ullswater’s very own Daff Fest. Or perhaps one of the many sporting events, such as the Ullswater Triathlon or the Epic Lakes Swim is more your cup of tea?

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In the Footsteps of Wordsworth

3rd August 2016 @ 9:40 am - 5:00 pm

People on High Rigg Summit

Take the steamer from Glenridding to the legendary Aira Force waterfalls. Return along the lake shore. A joint World Heritage themed walk in partnership with Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum.

Price: Free, donations welcome. Special half price boat fare

Booking: Just turn up

Grade description
Easy – Short, flat walks going at a leisurely pace  for 6 km. Usually suitable for pushchairs, though you may need to lift over small obstructions. Comfortable shoes or trainers can be worn.

Essential information
Bring a packed lunch, including plenty to drink
Dogs are allowed


3rd August 2016
9:40 am - 5:00 pm
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Ullswater Information Centre
Glenridding, Cumbria CA11 0PD United Kingdom + Google Map
0845 272 0004
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