A592 Road Closures
There will be overnight closures (9pm-7am) running on the A592 at Kirkstone Pass from 30th October - 17th November. These overnight closures are for drain repairs and to install the wooden-clad vehicle restraint systems (crash barriers).
During these night closures, there will be daytime traffic lights.
There will be similar overnight closures on the following dates:
- Wednesday 6 December until Wednesday 20 December 2023
- Wednesday 3 January until Friday 19 January 2024
Find out more about the closures and diversions here
Parking at Glenridding
We have a pay and display car park on-site at Glenridding. The machine for this is just at the bottom of the ramp as you approach the pier houses. It takes cash or contactless cards.
There is also a large pay and display car park in the village, just a short walk from our pier house
We have 1 x double 11kW EV charger on site located by the picnic area. Charges apply. Please download the Monta app in advance of your visit and follow the instructions to charge your vehicle. Please note that Ullswater Steamers do not manage the app services. Please contact Monta directly via the app if you have any queries or issues. Please note that car parking charges apply whilst using the EV.
Parking at Pooley Bridge
There is a large pay and display car park just a short walk from our Pooley Bridge pier house. Please note that this car park is not provided by Ullswater ‘Steamers.
Co-ordinates for the car park: 54.611544, -2.831425
There are also 2 pay and display car parks on either side of the bridge and extra car parking in a field signposted in the village.
More information can be found here
Parking at Aira Force
There is a National Trust car park at Aira Force, just a short walk away from our pier.
The postcode for this car park is CA11 0JS.
Parking at Howtown
Due to its secluded nature, there are no car parking facilities available at Howtown.
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