Friends of the Ullswater Way
© Friends of the Ullswater Way 2018
Find out more about the Ullswater Way walk including route and attraction information
The Friends of the Ullswater Way are always looking for volunteers to help with their work.
Find out about all the installations and information points on the Ullswater Heritage Trail
The Friends of the Ullswater Way are a local group whose aim is to celebrate all that makes the Ullswater Valley special – the grandeur and beauty of its landscape, its history and traditions, the people who live and work here and those who are and have been inspired by the area.
Our first project is to create a number of installations along the Ullswater Way, each celebrating an aspect of the valley. Each will be in harmony with the natural surroundings and created by local artists and craftspeople. More…
We’re raising £1000 to add ‘The Herdwick Stones’ to the existing range of installations on the Ullswater Way Heritage Trail.
Help us raise money for our next Heritage Trail Installation
The Herdwick Stones
The three Herdwick-
The New Ullswater Way Official Guide
To find out more about the walk why not purchase a copy of The Ullswater Way Official Guide, available for £4.99 from select shops in the Ullswater Valley, at the National Park Visitor Centre in Glenridding and from the Inspired By Lakeland website
Download The Ullswater Steamers App
The Friends of the Ullswater Way have been collaborating with the Ullswater Steamers to add points of interest, including our installations, to the Walking Trails on the Ullswater Steamers app. Once you have downloaded the app, select the section you plan to walk and download the Walking Trail for this section.
Download the Ullswater Way Map and Guide
The Ullswater Association have produced an excellent guide to the Uilswater Way. And the LDNP have produced 2 detailed maps of the route.
Get the latest updates, news and photos on our Blog
Why not take a look at our blog to see the latest information about our work, and see the latest news and photos.
Stunning Drone Footage
Watch this stunning drone footage of the Ullswater Way in its Autumn Glory taken by Charlie Watson from the Pooley Bridge Post Office
Follow the Ullswater Way Heritage Trail
We now have pages on a series of art installations and information points along the Ullswater Way as part of the Heritage Trail. Take a look and find out more information about the history and heritage of this beautiful. Part of the Lake District, with everything from ghosts at Aira Force to miners at Greenside...