Ullswater Steamers - Diary Dates
In 2010 we will be running some educational cruises in association with other organisations. The focus of these days is a choice of Key Stage 1&2 material onboard in connection with Schemes of Work, Geographical and Environmental Science.
Example of the Eden Rivers Trust Excursion
Departure 10.30am from Glenridding
90 minute cruise with key stage learning interactive material onboard such as I spy landscape maps of Ullswater, stories based on the rarer species associated with the valley such as the Red Squirrel, photography challenge as well as geographical schemes of work connected with the Mountain environment.
Arrive Pooley Bridge 12am-1pm – option to have lunch onboard or lunch in Pooley Bridge Picnic area.
1pm-2pm - Meet the team from Eden Rivers Trust who will assist and provide equipment for the River Dipping activity on the banks of the River Eamont.
2pm – Collection point at Pooley Bridge for return to school.
The fare for these private educational charters is £6.50 per pupil, teachers travel free with every 10 pupils.
Monday 5th – In association with Eden Rivers Trust
Tuesday 6th – In association with RSPB
Wednesday 7th – In association with Eden Rivers Trust
Thursday 8th – In association with RSPB
Friday 9th – In association with Eden Rivers Trust
Please note: we are limited to a minimum number of 30 and maximum of 50 onboard the vessel. If you require further information or wish to reserve one of these days for your school please contact us urgently to avoid disappointment.
Tel: 017684 82229
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