A beautiful house in a stunning, quiet location near Ullswater
Walks fell runs and cycling out of the door
Excellent pub in Dockray village, great restaurants nearby
We have recently refurbished High Brow to reflect the beautiful location
Stunning views over Gowbarrow and High Street
Wood burning stove and oak floors
Slate floors, designer units and stone worktops
Three ensuite limestone bathrooms
There are a huge variety of activities available around Ullswater - here are our suggestions, with further and contact details on specific pages
There are an amazing variety of walks from High Brow
Follow excellent trails around the area, gpx files with walks above or guiding from Mountain Run
Wild swim in Ullswater, a wet suit may be required when icy...
Mountain bike bridlepaths or cycle the quiet roads around Ullswater
Ride out from Rookin Activity Centre
Local rivers and lakes have trout, perch and pike. - a National Rivers Authority rod licence is all you need
Ullswater has great sailing, with facilities at Ullswater Yacht Club and Glenridding
Follow the Eden Canoe Trail and hire at Glenridding .
Ullswater Steamers from Aira Force or Glenridding Piers to Pooley Bridge or Howtown and stroll back
There are many walks straight out of the door at High Brow - from a nice stroll alongside the banks of Aira Beck and Force to a days adventure over the Dodds and over Helvellyn and Striding Edge and back...These are a sample, please see the walks section for more walks and detail
Dodds and Helvellyn
13 mile walk, taking in Great Dodd, Watsons Dodd. Stybarrow Dodd, Raise, Hellvellyn. Return via Stake Pass and Glencoyne Head to Dowthwaite Head or Striding Edge into Glenridding and then Ullswater Way back to Dockray
7 mile walk through Dockray, turn left up to Aira Crag, for panoramic views, return down gentle slope via National Trust tea shop, Aira Force and the Royal Dockray for a well-earned pint...Favorite early morning run in reverse.
"High Brow is in a beautiful location, wonderfully re-furbished and with a great variety of walks straight out of the door. Everything you could want from a lakes holiday.