The Historic Market town of Penrith is just 5 miles East of Penruddock with its castle, museum visitor’s centre and many independent shops as well as a traditional arcade and independent cinema there is something for all.
Keswick is just 11 miles by car or a bus ride away also has many shopping opportunities. It also boasts its own theatre on the shores of Derwent water as well as several visitor attractions, including the famous pencil factory with the World’s largest pencil and a house of illusions.
Only 2 miles east of us is The Reghed discovery centre. It was so named after the ancient Cumbrian King, Reghed. The centre has an Imax cinema, children’s play areas, independent shops and cafés and often hosts interactive travelling exhibitions.
Nearby Dalemain Manor House and Ancient Gardens is well worth a visit as well as Aira force waterfall and walk which are just 6 miles away.
We really are the gateway to the Lake District here at The Herdwick.