Lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake
 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

at Ullswater 'Steamers'

 
25th May 2019 to 2nd June 2019
Take part in our photography competition all week long and be in with the chance to win a fantastic prize! Visit our photo booth at Glenridding Pier, take a photo, upload it to social media and use #visitgiveprotect to enter!

Also, join us on Saturday 1 June for some interesting wildlife talks on board our sailings between Glenridding and Aira Force at 11:00 and 11:30.

This event is free to attend.
 
7th June 2019
A brand new Gin experience like no other! Join us on board as we have a special seasonal tasting of The Lakes Distillery Gins.
The June cruise will have a Summer theme. There will also be entertainment onboard to complete the atmosphere. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Departure Point: Pooley Bridge Pier
Price: £20.00 per person
 
19th June 2019, 26th June 2019, 3rd July 2019, 10th July 2019, 24th July 2019, 31st July 2019, 7th August 2019, 14th August 2019, 21st August 2019, 28th August 2019, 4th September 2019
Our famous fish supper event returns onboard a two hour evening cruise with musical entertainment from Pete Lashley. Every Wednesday evening from 19th June to 4th September (except Weds 17th July).
Your ticket includes a two hour evening cruise, fish & chip supper (vegetarian & gluten free options available) and live entertainment. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Departure Point: Pooley Bridge Pier
Price: £20.00 for adults, £16.00 for children (under 13 yrs)
 
6th July 2019
Watch the award-winning Birkett Trophy Yacht Race onboard an exclusive private charter.
Your ticket includes a three hour cruise, race commentary and a complimentary glass of cava/squash. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 12.30pm - 3.30pm
Departure Point: Pooley Bridge Pier
Price: £25 for adults, £12.50 for children and under 3s free
 
13th July 2019 to 14th July 2019
Step back in time to celebrate Ullswater Navigation & Transit Company’s 160th birthday. As soon as you step onto our piers you will be transported back to the Victorian era.
Enjoy listening to a brass band at Pooley Bridge, pick up some sweets and take a ride on the Victorian funfair at Glenridding Pier. More details to follow.
 
16th July 2019
To celebrate Ullswater 'Steamers' 160th birthday and the 130th birthday of our boat, Raven we are having an evening flotilla with all of our boats!

Hop onboard a two hour evening cruise with musical entertainment from Pete Lashley and celebrate with us! Your ticket includes a two hour evening cruise, fish & chip supper (vegetarian & gluten free options available) and live entertainment. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Departure Point: Pooley Bridge Pier
Price: £20.00 per person
 
16th July 2019
Join us on board as we have a special gin tasting of The Lakes Distillery Gins to celebrate our 160th Anniversary!
There will also be entertainment onboard to complete the atmosphere. Dogs not permitted.
Please note this is part of our celebratory evening flotilla so there will be photography onboard.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Departure Point: Pooley Bridge Pier
Price: £20.00 per person
 
26th July 2019, 2nd August 2019, 9th August 2019, 16th August 2019, 23rd August 2019, 30th August 2019
It is Summer and that means Kids Free Fridays are back! Just bring along an adult with a valid Cruise All Piers Pass and get FREE child entry (one free child per full paying adult).
 
9th August 2019
A brand new Gin experience like no other! Join us on board as we have a special seasonal tasting of The Lakes Distillery Gins.
The August cruise will have an Autumn theme. There will also be entertainment onboard to complete the atmosphere. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £20.00 per person
 
22nd August 2019
Ahoy there! Set sail with our pirate crew onboard a 90 minute adventure across the high seas. Load the cannons and prepare to battle with the rogue pirates, be warned – you will get wet!
Your ticket includes a 90 minute cruise, gold chocolate coins, tattoos, face-painting and onboard games as well as a complimentary drink. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 11:00am or 2.30pm
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £14.50 per pirate, under 3s free
 
6th September 2019
A brand new Gin experience like no other! Join us on board as we have a special seasonal tasting of The Lakes Distillery Gins.
The September cruise will be the Winter theme. There will also be entertainment onboard to complete the atmosphere. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £20.00 per person
 
26th October 2019
Magic, monsters and mayhem onboard the Ghostly Galleon with magician Stu-Di-Doo. Your ticket includes a 90 minute cruise, magic show, your own monster balloon to take home and a goodie bag, plus face-painting, tattoos and a complimentary drink. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 12.30pm or 2.30pm
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £14.50 per person, under 3s free
 
7th November 2019
A unique opportunity to join our local award-winning photographer onboard a private charter.
Capture the stunning dawn views through the lens with an expert on hand for advice and tips.
Your ticket includes the cruise, a complimentary drink & croissant onboard. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 6.15am - 9.15am
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £47.50 per person
 
1st December 2019 to 31st December 2019
Enjoy a Festive Afternoon Tea at the Inn on the Lake overlooking England’s most beautiful lake and then use your voucher to take a cruise with us. You can either cruise on the same day or save your voucher and return another day. Book direct with the Inn on the Lake by calling them on 017684 82444.
 
15th December 2019
A festive treat and fun for all! Be entertained by Stu-Di-Doo’s fabulous Christmas magic show and meet Santa to hand over that all important letter. You never know you may receive a gift!
Your ticket includes a 90 minute cruise, magic show, Christmas balloon, a gift for the children, return voucher for the adults and complimentary drink with a mince pie. Dogs not permitted.

Time: 10.30am or 1.30pm
Departure Point: Glenridding Pier
Price: £16.50 per person, under 3s free