1 Market Cross, Ambleside, LA22 9BT

Normal Opening Hours

09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
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Rohan Ambleside Shop front

Local Knowledge

Ambleside’s a paradise for walkers and hikers. It’s ideally situated at the northern end of Lake Windermere and it’s close to Rydal Water and Grasmere. Plus, Ambleside is also a good gateway to the Langdale and Coniston Fells, so it’s a great base for exploring the Lake District.

The Cumbrian countryside is absolutely spectacular and you can discover the very best of it if you follow the route from Ambleside to Troutbeck via Wansfell. You’ll see the atmospheric Townend farmhouse and take the challenging route over Wansfell Pike. From up here, you’ll get unbelievable views over the surrounding fells.

If you’d like to reconnect with nature, try the Post Knott route. It’s much shorter than Ambleside to Troutbeck, but you’ll be treated to spectacular views of Lake Windermere. The route’s also lined with potential picnic spots, so it’s a great place to walk in the morning before enjoying lunch on your way home.

If you’re heading on one of the Lake District’s many beautiful hikes, then head to our outdoor store in Ambleside. Whether you need some new waterproofs to help you beat the elements or you’ve forgotten your maps, our outdoor store in Ambleside has everything you could possibly need. If you’re looking for outdoor clothing in Ambleside, look no further than Rohan.