Nurture Eden


Here at Nurture Eden we are working with businesses to keep Eden green and to offer you the chance to have memorable experiences in beautiful settings whilst helping to protect the environment at the same time. Nurture Eden needs you! We’re looking to develop a network of participating organisations. It’s all about working together across the Eden Valley to develop the tourism offer in Eden through creating a wide-ranging programme of responsible tourism activity.

Search our Green Directory for a list of businesses already supporting Nurture Eden. If you'd like to join them, click here for information, benefits and opportunities.

Sustainable Tourism

Visit our Sustainable Tourism section for great resources for you and your guests. 

We have made a set of six EDEN THEMED TRAILS to inspire more people to explore the hidden gems of Eden.

CYCLING EDEN is developing a range of new and innovative cycle products for Penrith and Eden.

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LOCAL DISTINCTIVENESS brings some practical ideas and resources together in one place as a useful handbook and online as a toolkit to give you quick and easy actions which fit with your business and unleash the potential of Eden with powerful, compelling stories and memorable experience. 

Our DOORSTEP GUIDES were created with 20 businesses in the Eden area as bespoke Doorstep Guides for them to share with their guests. These guides offer Eden visitors inspiration and information of car-free things to do from the doorstep  - helping them build a better connection with the local area, boost the local economy and reduce their emissions.

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Visit Give Protect enables businesses and customers to support fantastic environment projects in Eden. It helps protect the landscape and wildlife of Eden for your enjoyment and the enjoyment of visitors yet to come! Here, you'll find details of projects across Eden that receive funding from the support of our business members.

Take a look at the latest projects receiving support and find out how you can apply for funding...



Nurture Eden is a part of Nurture Cumbria, a charity registered in England and Wales with the charity number 1130453 and company number 3317259

T. 01539 822890 E.

Project funded by:


EU Commissions Rural Development Website

photography featured in top header courtesy of  Val Corbett Photography