The Ullswater Way

After we finished the Thirlmere Way in September 2015, we (Ian & Cynthia, Margaret & Don) were wondering which Long Distance Walk we should next undertake.  

When it was announced that a new Way would open on 29th April 2016, the problem was solved.

Previously Ullswater had been blessed with a footpath along its eastern banks but the western side demanded either a lot of walking along a very busy road or long detours into the countryside.  Or cheating by using the steamer (not a bad option).  

Now there is The Ullswater Way to tackle.

The Victorians knew how to use creative licence to capture drama:

Fortunately we have Photoshop:

OK.  A bit of licence taken.  To see what it is really like, visit:

UW01 : Pooley Bridge to Aira Force

Sunday 9th April 2017

UW02 : Aira Force to Glenridding

Sunday 18th June 2017

UW03 : Glenridding to Howtown

Saturday 1st July 2017

UW04 : Howtown to Pooley Bridge

Sunday 18th July 2017

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