The shop, Eskdale stores, stocks groceries, newspapers & basic essentials and is situated about 1 mile from the Bower House and opposite the historic St Bega’s church.
The L’all Ratty is also a popular attraction, with Irton Road station stop being situated close by. From here you can travel on the miniature steam train to Ravenglass, or up the valley to Dalegarth. Both have car parking, cafes and gift shops.
The woodland in and around Eskdale has many walks for both the experienced hiker & the inexperienced, with beautiful views from whichever path you take with little hidden gems along the way, such as the Japanese Garden built in 1914 & Stanley Ghyll Waterfall.
A truly beautiful part of the Western Lake District – come and see for yourself!