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Local Information


Eden Valley Tourist Information site gives many links to places to visit in the whole area from Alston to Ullswater and Carlisle to Kirkby Stephen.

Eden valley Tourist Information site

We would like to think that you cannot beat the stunning scenery and many activities and things to do in the area but

Here is a selection of the more unusual and interersting in our area.



Eating out Locally

The Shepherds Inn - Melmerby - link

The Shepherds Inn - Langwathby link

The Black Swan - Culgaith link

The Featherston Arms - Kirkoswald link

The Crown Inn - Kirkoswald

The Old Village Bakery - Melmerby link



Village Websites in the area:

Melmerby - less than a mile away.

Langwathby - only 3miles down the road towards Penrith

Culgaith - further on towards the A66

Penrith - The local Market Town.



Some Other Local Attractions

Settle-Carlisle Railway. They also do guided walks.

Ullswater Steamers. One of the best ways to enjoy England’s most beautiful lake.

Rheged Centre. Discover Cumbria - Exhibitions, giant screen cinema, shops etc. - good for a wet day.

Acorn Bank Garden In Temple Sowerby. A National Trust Garden with an outstanding herb garden of 250 species of culinary and medicinal herbs and a tea shop.

Dalemain Historic House & Gardens. A much loved family home set against the picturesque splendour of the Lakeland Fells. Tea shop & lunches.

Killhope Mining Museum. The history of lead mining in the North including a guided underground trip.





Melmerby Mill Caravan Park for Eden Valley and The Lake District