5 Reasons why the Ullswater Way should be your next challenge

20th February 2019 / , , , ,

Ullswater – the jewel in the Lakeland crown. From raging waterfalls to majestic mountain views, Ullswater is jam-packed with hidden gems and natural wonders. The Ullswater Way takes you on an unforgettable journey around the most beautiful lake in England and shows you the very best of this magnificent area.

Here are five reasons you MUST give the Ullswater Way a go this year…


Ullswater Way#1 – Discover ALL of Ullswater

That’s right. All of it. This walk takes you around the whole lake…the full 20-miles loop. After completing the Ullswater Way you will have seen every part of this beautiful lake and discovered all of the hidden gems too. And completing the route in just one day is a fantastic challenge. 

#2 – Get back to nature

Switch-off and spend the day enjoying the views as you stroll along the lakeside, through woodlands and past vast mountains…breathing in fresh air on this scenic walk. You may even spot some deer and red squirrels. The Ullswater Way really does take you away from the stresses of modern life and immerses you in relaxing and peaceful surroundings.  

#3 – The best views in the Lake District

The Memorial Seat and the Author Stone are two of the best view points in the Lake District. Even Wainwright said this is one of the very best walks in Lakeland. The scenery throughout the day is varied and stunning. You will certainly be falling in love with Ullswater by the end of this walk.

#4 – A great challenge with great people

Whether you come alone or as a group, you will meet lots of other like-minded walkers and enjoy a social day walking the Ullswater Way. The groups are relaxed, fun and there is always a great atmosphere. The guides are also friendly, supporting, knowledgeable and always on hand to help if you need them.

Ullswater Way#5 – Adventure made easy

Ullswater is just a short drive from Penrith and the M6 making it one of the most accessible places in the Lake District. What’s more, all our walks are fully guided so all you have to do is turn-up, relax and enjoy the day. 

If the Ullswater Way sounds like something you would do, then book your place today, and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in the Lake District.

> More information about the Ullswater Way Challenge, dates and how to book.



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