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Lake District Fells
Ullswater is the second largest lake in the lake district, and seen by many as the most beautiful. Ullswater has a great range of camping and caravan sites as well as a great selection of attractions and things to do. Check out the key information on the right and then explore the Ullswater camping and caravanning sites listed below.
Campsites and caravan parks in the Ullswater area include:
Gillside Camping and Caravan, Gillside Farm Glenridding, Ullswater, Cumbria.
Side Farm Campsite, Side Farm, Patterdale, Ullswater, Cumbria.017684 82337
Shepherds Crook Bunkhouse, Noran Bank Farm Cumbria 017684 82327
Patterdale Hall Estate, Patterdale Hall, Patterdale, Cumbria. 017684 82867.
Sykeside Camping Park , Brotherswater, Patterdale, Cumbria. 017684 82239.
Gillside Camping and Caravan, Gillside Farm Glenridding, Ullswater, Cumbria. 017684 82346
Hole House Farm, Pooley Bridge,Cumbria. 01768 486325.
Park Foot Caravan & Camping Park, Howtown Road, Pooley Bridge, Cumbria. 017684 86309.
Waterfoot Caravan Park, Ullswater, Cumbria. 017684 86302.
Waterside House Campsite, Howtown Road, Pooley Bridge, Ullswater, Cumbria. 017684 86332.
Cove Camping Site, Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria. 017684 86549.
The Quiet Site, Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria. 07768 727016
Ullswater Caravan Camping and Marine Park, Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria. 017684 86666
There are also a number of attractions around Ullswater, including Aira Force, a National Trust run waterfall, Dalemain House, a country house and gardens, and Rookin house Farm -
It is a popular venue for sailing, and there are many boat hire businesses, including the Glenridding Sailing Centre. For those looking to explore the lake in a more relaxed manner, then the famous Ullswater Steamers sail from Glenridding to Howtown and Pooley Bridge. It is also a great place for fishing. Click here for more info on fishing in Ullswater. You can also get your bait and fishing tackle at the Ullswater Garage in Glenridding.
As well as sailing, boating and cruising on the lake itself, Ullswater is surrounded by some of the best hill-
Grid Ref: NY 425 203
Map: Explorer map OL5
Stats: 9 miles long and ¾ mile wide
View on Map: Ullswater on a map
More info: Ullswater Tourist Info
Things to do: Ullswater attractions