Ravenstonedale Kirkby Stephen Cumbria

Links to Local Websites

The links on this page are primarily local websites that should be useful to visitors to Ravenstonedale.

A Look at Ravenstonedale
Community website providing information on accommodation, local attractions, local events and local genealogy.

Appleby-in-Westmorland is an easy drive from Ravenstoneadale and is an excellent centre for exploring the surrounding area and enjoying the scenery.

Cumbria Railways
The Cumbria Railways website is dedicated to the lost railways of Northern Cumbria which have all closed during the last century. Contains information on the line that used to go through Ravenstonedale parish.

Cumbria Tourism
Cumbria Tourism is the official Tourist Board for the Lake District, Cumbria.

Dales and Vales Accommodation Directory
All types of accommodation in Scotland and Northern England, Great Britain.

Eden Benchmarks
Eden Benchmarks is a series of ten contemporary stone sculptures located at intervals along the length of the river Eden between its source above the Mallerstang valley.

Friends of St Oswald's
Become a friend of St Oswald's and help us to preserve one of the country's finest churches for the benefit of future generations.

This Walking Britain series contains lots of information on the Howgills, near Ravenstonedale.

Kirkby Stephen Accommodation
Lists accommodation in the vicinity of Kirkby Stephen

Kirkby Stephen Angling Association
The Kirkby Stephen and District Angling Association website gives detailed information on club waters near Ravenstonedale.

Kirkby Stephen Website
Kirkby Stephen is the nearest market town to Ravenstonedale. It is about 4 miles away.

Lake District Tourism
Official guide for English Lake District Tourism. Go Lakes.

Mallerstang, not far from Ravenstonedale, is one of England’s few remaining wild and peaceful places.

Community website providing information on accommodation, local attractions, local businesses, local events and Orton parish council activities.

Pendragon Castle
The castle was built next to the River Eden in the Vale of Mallerstang in the late 12th century.

Ravenstonedale Accommodation
Lists accommodation in the vicinity of Ravenstonedale Cumbria.

Ravenstonedale DNA Project
Provides information on local family names. Utilises genetic genealogy.

Ravenstonedale Parish History Group
Community history group dedicated to researching historical facts and associations about the parish of Ravenstonedale.

Rotary Club of Upper Eden
Local Rotary Club meets weekly in Kirkby Stephen. Rotarians visiting Ravenstonedale are invited to attend.

Sedbergh Accommodation
Lists holiday accommodation in the Sedbergh area.

Sedbergh History Society
Encourages interest in and the study of the local history of Sedbergh, Garsdale and Dent and the surrounding area.

Sedbergh Website
Learn all about Sedbergh from this website. Sedbergh is a pleasant 20 minutes drive from Ravenstonedale.

Settle-Carlisle Railway
Contains timetables for the Settle-Carlisle railway. Nearest station to Ravenstonedale is Kirkby Stephen, about 3 miles away. This 72 mile line is reputedly the most scenic section of railway in the UK and it is right on our doorstep.

Tebay Accommodation
Lists accommodation in the vicinity of Tebay, Cumbria.

Tebay and Orton Local History Society
Orton and Tebay Local History Society was formed to research and collate information about the area.

Torver is a small but delightful Cumbrian village at the southern end of the  Lake District, set in a beautiful valley between Coniston Old Man and Coniston Water.

Walk Eden
In the Eden Valley you will find gentler walks along old railways, nature reserves in rare limestone pavements, ruined castles and stone circles, barrows and ancient settlements.

Walking in Cumbria
More than 160 FREE Cumbria walks to download, details of all the books, maps and walking groups in the country.

Yorkshire Dales Antiques
Links to antique shops in the nearby Yorkshire Dales.

Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority
Official website of the YDNPA under which Ravenstonedale now lies.