Location of the Far Boathouse
The boathouse is on the north of Ullswater Lake about 3 miles from Pooley Bridge and 3 miles from the Aria Falls.
Down a private lane, next to the lakeside, surrounded at the back by a number of large trees providing a truly private and peaceful setting.
Directions to the Far Boathouse
Enter CA11 0JH which will take you to Watermillock on the A592. When you reach CA11 0JH, enter CA11 0JJ and continue carefully along the A592 for a few hundred meters looking for the turn in on the left ( the same side of the road that Ullswater lake is on) ( Please see Pictures below to see exactly the turn off entrance to the access lane. ). Follow the lane for 1000 meters or so until you see the gate and sign for Far Boathouse. You’ve reached Far Boathouse on Ullswater!
From M6/Penrith/Eden area: Turn off the M6 (J40) at Penrith travel west along the A66 for a couple of minutes, at the roundabout, follow signs for A592 to Watermillock. After about 10 minutes drive, at Watermillock, continue on the A592 carefully looking for the turn in on the left. ( Please see Pictures to see exactly the turn off entrance to the access lane. ) Then follow the private lane for 1000 meters or so until you see the gate and sign for Far Boathouse.You’ve reached Far Boathouse on Ullswater!
By Train/ Taxi:
7.5 miles from Penrith Rail Station
100 miles from Manchester Airport