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Ullswater Outdoor Festival 2011

Date: 23rd September 2011
Filed under: Events
Tagged: dog friendly, guided walks, lake district cottages, last minute breaks, ullswater

ullswater outdoor festival

Formarly known as the Ullswater Walking Festival this years event takes place from 24th September until 2nd October. Over the nine days there will be 20 guided walks around the stunning Ullswater valley with Lake District National Park Voluntary Rangers. Most of the walks are free, but should be booked in advance with Ullswater Tourist Information Centre 01768 482414. Some walks will also be dog friendly, and will cater for the hearing impared. Many of our self catering cottages in the Ullswater area are pet friendly, and pets go free.

Starting on the 24th with a fun day for all the family at Glenridding village green, where there will be arts and crafts, children’s entertainment, story telling sessions with Taffy Thomas, and displays from the Lakeland Bird of Prey centre.

If you have already booked or are thinking of a last minute break in one of our lake district cottages in the Ullswater area, then this festival is well worth a look.