Visit Eden

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Useful Links

  • Appleby Fair - The official site for the Appleby Horse Fair with useful information on how to plan your visit

  • Churches Trust for Cumbria - The Churches Trust for Cumbria recognises and values the contribution that church buildings and church communities make to Cumbrian society, beyond their core purpose as places of worship. A useful website with details of the locations of churches in Eden with information on how to get there

  • Eden Arts - The arts development agency for Eden. This site keeps you in touch with visual arts and crafts activities and performing arts events in the area

  • Eden Rivers Trust - The Eden Rivers Trust is the only charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of the River Eden, its tributaries and its surrounding countryside

  • Go Lakes: Adventure Capital - A site dedicated to outdoor activities in Cumbria. Special sections dedicated to cycling and walking, complete with route maps

  • Go Lakes - The official site of Cumbria Tourism, containing a wealth of information on Cumbria, the Lake District

  • Lake District Grand Tour - A cycle route which visits all the lakes of Lakeland, pokes into its most distant corners, and cycles over every mountain pass

  • North Pennines AONB - Information on the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and European Geopark. The site features visitor and environmental information, plus updates on the activities of the North Pennines AONB Partnership to look after this special place

  • Nurture Eden - The Eden Trails.  A series of trails around Eden including culture, food, cycling and the great outdoors

  • Nurture Lakeland - Eden District Council is a member of the Cumbrian conservation charity Nurture Lakeland 'formerly the Tourism and Conservation Partnership'. Nurture Lakeland works throughout the Lake District and Cumbria to fundraise for conservation and to promote environmentally sustainable tourism. The Lake District and Cumbria have some of the most stunning landscapes in the world. However our environment can be surprisingly fragile. By working with local businesses and visitors to the area, promoting sustainable tourism and fundraising for conservation, Nurture Lakeland works to protect wildlife, landscape and environment, improve access and support local communities. Eden District Council are also working with Nurture Lakeland to improve our own environmental practices

  • Settle to Carlisle Railway Development Company - Settle to Carlisle Railway Development Company website containing information about the railway and it's history, plus associated links and timetable information

  • Settle to Carlisle Railway Partnership - Information on the Settle to Carlisle Railway and its history

  • South Lakeland District Council - Essential information to help you plan your visit to Kendal, Windermere and the Southern Lakes

  • Traveline - National public transport information. Useful for planning your visit to Cumbria and around the Eden District when you are here

  • Walk Eden - Useful information on walks around Kirkby Stephen - a 'Walkers are Welcome' town

  • Walkers are Welcome - 'Walkers are Welcome' website, with details of those towns with this official status