Historic Houses

Brantwood Dove Cottage Grasmere Rydal Mount Hilltop
Brantwood
Home of John Ruskin
Coniston
Dove Cottage
Home of Wordsworth
Grasmere
Rydal Mount & Gardens
Home of Wordsworth
Rydal
Hilltop
Home of Beatrix Potter
Hawkshead


Transport

Mountain Goat
Windermere Lake Cruises
Ullswater Steamers
Coniston Launch
Mountain Goat
Tours of the Lake District
including collection from Far
Nook
www.mountain-goat.com
Windermere Lake Cruises
Sail from Waterhead to
Bowness and Newby Bridge
Ullswater Steamers
Sail from Glenridding to
Pooley Bridge
Coniston Launch
See Bluebird's base,
Brantwood and Torver

Activities

Walking
Windermere_Golf_Club
Cycling
Shopping
Walking
Far Nook is ideally located for
walking in the Lake District
Golf
Windermere has a challenging
18 hole golf course
Cycling
Ambleside is a great location for
cycling and you can even hire
bikes from Biketreks in Ambleside
www.biketreks.net
Shopping
Ambleside offers a wide range of
shops including some excellent
outdoor retailers