This is a walk I did for Choose Ulverston - To find out more about Ulverston go to

Step by Step

  • Start at Greenodd, face towards the ship pub and walk left for about 30-40m
  • Follow the cycle route and go under the bridge, take the track up after the bridge and follow the path towards the bridge over the river
  • At the end of the bridge go left
  • Follow this through the gate, when you get to the cross road go straight across
  • You will reach a old bridge, take a right and follow the track into the woods\
  • This will come out at the car park for Roudsea woods
  • Go right and follow the road until you reach the farm
  • Before the first barn, go left and up onto the banking
  • Go right on the track through the trees
  • Follow this track around the coast until you reach the bridge over the river
  • Make your way back to where you parked


Difficulty – Fairly gentle walk

Wheelchair Friendly – No, but the bit near Roudsea wood might be, see video to decide for yourself

Things to see – Coast, wildlife, flowers

Places to Eat/Drink – The Ship. The Britannia Inn

Distance – 3.05 miles/4.91 km

Terrain – Road, track, mud and sand

Start Point – Greenodd

Watch the Walk – YouTube

Map Markers

  1. Bridge under the main road
  2. Old Bridge
  3. Roudsea wood
  4. View across to Ulverston