Park Foot Camping & Caravan Site

Pooley Bridge, Cumbria

OS Grid Reference: NY 477242

Park Foot is a family run caravan and camping park situated beside Lake Ullswater and approximately one mile from Pooley Bridge. Set in magnificent scenery, our park accommodates touring caravans, tents and motor homes (electric hook up on request).

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We also provide self catering accommodation in holiday cottages sleeping 2 - 8 people.

Park Foot is an ideal base to tour the English Lake District and the Eden Valley.

Open 14th March to 8th November.

Showers Available Male Washroom Facilities Female Washroom Facilities Dogs Welcome Laundry Shop Public Phone

Facilities include:

  • Modern toilets with hot showers, shaver points, hairdryer plug points and dish washing areas.
  • Free membership to club with licensed bar, restaurant and take-away*
  • Disco's, Live entertainment and large screen T.V*
  • Free lake access and boat launching direct from park
  • Shop supplying groceries, camping equipment and outdoor clothing
  • Laundry room with washers, dryers and irons
  • Two children's playgrounds
  • Children's Club*
  • Tennis court, Table tennis, pool tables and amusements
  • Pony trekking from park onto Barton Fell
  • Mountain bike hire
  • Car wash
  • Public telephone
  • Dog walking areas
  • Direct access onto Barton Fell for walking

    * (Throughout the summer season only)
2014 Rates

Prices are per night.

Camping £14 - £29 (2 adults and 1 car)
Camping with electric £19 - £34 (2 adults, 1 car, tent & electric)

Motorhome / caravan pitch £21 - £39
(2 adults and 1 motorhome / caravan)

Motorhome / caravan pitch with electric £21 - £39
(2 adults and 1 motorhome / caravan)

Gazebos from £3 - £6.50 per night.
Full prices on website -
Booking required? Booking is essential for Bank Holidays weekends. Booking is not essential at other times but it is always recommended.
Users 2 areas for tents. No single sex groups. Family camping only.
Max Users 150+ tent pitches on main site + overflow field / 10 electric pitches
No. of Toilets Blocks 3
No. of Showers 24 male, 24 female.20p for 6 minutes.
Car Parking Yes - next to pitch.
Gas Refills available? Yes.
Open fires allowed? No.
Disposable barbeques allowed? Yes - with care if elevated off grass.
Nearest Food & Drink

Nearest food and drink IS ON SITE.

Sun Inn , Pooley Bridge (1 mile)

Pooley Bridge Inn, Pooley Bridge (1 mile)
Traditional Lakeland pub offering superb food and real ale.

Howtown Hotel, Howtown (3 miles)

Penrith (7 miles) - pubs, restaurants, supermarkets, shops.
Nearest Bank Penrith (7 miles)
Mountain Bike Hire? Yes - nearest in Pooley Bridge.
Local Walks

Helvellyn via Striding Edge - one of the finest walks in the Lakes.

High Raise and High Street.

Howtown to Patterdale via lakeside footpath. Take Ullswater Steamers back to Pooley Bridge or Howtown.

Park Foot Camping & Caravan Park

Pooley Bridge, Penrith, Cumbria
CA10 2NA

T: 017684 86309
Contact: Reception

Don’t forget to mention Lake District Camping when you contact this campsite

Find Us:

From M6 leave at junction 40 onto A66/Keswick Ullswater, then at roundabout take A592 to Ullswater. At the T-junction turn left for Pooley Bridge and then right at the church and right at crossroads onto the Howtown road. We are 1 mile from Pooley Bridge on the left.