Sticklebarn and the Langdales

An adventure playground of rugged slopes, craggy summits and a cracking pint

Sticklebarn and the Langdales

What's on

Herwick sheep grazing on a sunny day

Spring in Langdale 

Goodbye winter and hello spring! With promises of longer days and warmer weather, will you be exploring Langdale with family and friends? This is a chance to breathe in fresh countryside air and linger over long walks, open fires, real ales and great food.

Welcome to Sticklebarn bar

Upcoming events at Sticklebarn 

Our events calendar is packed with things to do at Sticklebarn, from an evening of live music to quiz nights and adventure movies on the big screen, we’ve got everything you need to unwind after a day on the fells. 

Sticklebarn and the Langdales


Sticklebarn and the Langdales

Things to see and do

Sticklebarn and the Langdales

Places to stay

Family time at Great Langdale Campsite

Great Langdale Campsite 

With the towering Langdale Pikes looming above it, Great Langdale Campsite is a particularly dramatic spot to pitch up for a holiday in the Lake District. The site offers a wide selection of grassy pitches, as well as a collection of wooden camping pods.

Sticklebarn and the Langdales


Sticklebarn and the Langdales

Get involved

Two staff members at Sticklebarn in Langdale

Volunteer in Langdale 

Working in amazing places, meeting new people and knowing that you’re helping a great cause are all good reasons to volunteer with us. We have plenty volunteering opportunities in Langdale, whatever your interests and time availability.

Sticklebarn and the Langdales

Our work

Great Landgale in the Lake District, Cumbria

Repairing a rare 400 year old barn in Langdale 

On Monday 8 April work will begin to carry out much needed repairs to a rare 400 year old cruck barn in Great Langdale near Ambleside. Between Monday 8 April and Monday 5 May the road to Blea Tarn from Great Langdale will be closed, and a diversion in place, to allow work to take place as part of an eight week programme.

Rangers hammering a post into the ground

The role of our rangers 

Learn about the work of our rangers, which includes pathway maintenance, woodland management and nature conservation.