Aira Force and Ullswater

Important notice -

All our houses, gardens, parks, toilets, cafes, shops and car parks are now closed to further restrict the spread of coronavirus.

Aira Force is a showcase for the power and beauty of nature; it’s a place to escape the ordinary.

More about this place

Aira Force and Ullswater

Things to see and do 

Tree trail at Aira Force in Ullswater

The Aira Force tree trail

Take your time to explore the woodland glades, following the trail around Aira Force and enjoying our fascinating collection of trees as you go. Paper trail available from the Welcome Building, £1.


Aira Force in full force

It may not come as a surprise to you that occasionally it rains in the Lakes. But don't let that dampen your spirits, just head to Aira Force where wetter definitely is better. Don't believe us? Check out this video of the falls in full force after a spate of rain.

Aira Force and Ullswater

Our work

Hartsop in Ullswater

Restoring Ullswater's Rivers 

We’re taking action to restore Ullswater’s rivers. By reconnecting them with the land around them we will improve flood resilience, water quality and habitats in the valley.

Aira Force and Ullswater


Aira Force waterfall in Ullswater

Group bookings at Aira Force 

Aira Force is a place to see the power and beauty of nature for all. We welcome group bookings at certain times of the year. For all group bookings we ask that you book ahead. Here’s all the information you need to visit this stunning National Trust place.