View of Ullswater from Gowbarrow copyright Val Corbett
View of Ullswater from Gowbarrow

Ullswater Information Centre at Glenridding

To make the most of your visit, pop in for leaflets, guides, beautiful gifts and advice from our friendly advisers.

Ullswater Information Centre
Beckside Car Park
Glenridding
Penrith
Cumbria CA11 0PD

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Opening times

Winter from 1 November 2014

  • Weekends only 9.30am to 3.30pm (see below for special arrangements over Christmas).
  • Opening subject to weather conditions.

Christmas opening hours

  • 25 December - closed
  • 26 December - closed
  • 27 December - open from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 28 December - open from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 29 December - open from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 30 December - open from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 31 December - open from 9.30am to 3.30pm
  • 1 January - closed
  • 2 January - closed

What's on offer

  • Free WiFi
  • Buy the official "I climbed Helvellyn" certificate - only £1.50
  • Chilled drinks, chocolate and delicious icecream tubs
  • Accommodation booking service - or book online on the right
  • Activity bookings
  • Information on national and local attractions
  • Route finding advice for road, rail or bus
  • Advice on walking and cycling
  • Maps, books, touring and walking guides for sale
  • Gifts and souvenirs including jewellery and the Herdy range
  • Interactive information and displays about the National Park
  • Full programme of events including a list of local events
  • Fishing licences and permits sold
  • Advice on fishing in Ullswater

Advertising options

Ullswater Information Centre welcomes over 90,000 visitors a year. It provides advertisers with a captive audience looking to spend time and money - in the Lake District National Park and throughout Cumbria. Find out about advertising options at Ullswater.

More information

Read more in our Explore Ullswater section.

Tel: 017684 82414
Fax: 017684 82414
Email: ullswatertic@lakedistrict.gov.uk

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