Things to do


Situated on the edge (0.5 Km) of the Lake District National Park, the Old Posting House is conveniently located for exploring both the Western and Northern Fells. Guided walks are available locally from Chris Billinge.

The nearest town is Cockermouth a beautiful Georgian market town on the edge of the Lake District and home of Wordsworth House.

Some places to go to in Cumbria

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Driving Guide

Ambleside 50 Minutes
Carlise 45 Minutes
Cockermouth 5 Minutes
Grasmere 40 Minutes
Eskdale 50 Minutes
Kendal 70 Minutes
Keswick 15 Minutes
Loweswater, Crummock Water and Buttermere 5 – 10 Minutes
Penrith (Train Station) 35 Minutes
Ravenglass 50 Minutes