Useful Links

Car Parking

Car Parking Passes - You can buy a three day (£19.80) or seven day (£38.50) parking permit for use in many car parks in Kendal and throughout the South Lakes area.

Kendal Car Parks and parking charges - details of all South Lakeland District Council car parks in Kendal.


Bus timetable - All Stagecoach timetables including the 555.

Trainline - Train timetables and tracking.

Enjoy your stay safely

Lake District Mountain Weather Forecast - Mountain forecast for the whole of Cumbria, and also the western Pennines north from Ingleborough.

Lake District Weather Line - Bringing you the Lake District Weather Forecast.

Lake District Search and Mountain Rescue Association - The Lake District Search and Mountain Rescue Association is the umbrella body for mountain rescue teams in Cumbria (UK). Cumbria - A website full of information for enjoying the Lake District safely.

What 3 Words - Cumbria police encourage you to download this App (What3Words) which could prove a life saver.

Free Ordnance Survey Route Planning Software - supplied by GPS Training. Lets you plan routes on OS maps and export the GPX to your outdoor GPS unit.

Things to do

The Discover App - Everything to shop, eat and do in one app.

Kendal Visitor Guides - download from the link at the bottom of this page

Brewery Arts Centre - A hub of culture and entertainment

Visit Kendal - Welcome - a destination for all seasons.

Things to do in Kendal - Top things to do in Kendal from Tripadvisor.

Visit England / Cumbria - Visit Cumbria for an experience like no other in England.

Walking Groups

Kendal Fellwalkers - We are a small walking club based around the English town of Kendal in Cumbria, but have a membership from a broader area. We cater for people who want to join the club and walk in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and surrounding areas.

South Lakes Walking Club - We have a programme of walks throughout the year, graded to cater for a wide range of abilities, so why not try one?  

Kendal Ramblers - at the heart of walking.

Long Distance Walkers Association - Lakeland Group - The LDWA is an Association of people with the common interest of walking long distances....

Other Walking Sites of Interest

John Harris's Walking in England - free walks to download