Number of beds: 64 Lounge Meals available
Great for abseiling and climbing
How to get here
By car and coach:
Helvellyn is signposted from Glenridding village, one mile past the Travellers Rest. The lane leading to the hostel is unsurfaced, but suitable for most vehicles.
From Penrith you can take the 508 bus to Glenridding, and from there it is a 20 minute walk. On weekends and school holidays, the 508 also goes from Windermere. On weekends and school holidays, the 208 also goes twice a day from Keswick to Glenridding.