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Stay - Donate - Volunteer

Skiddaw House Supporters
Skiddaw House is an enterprise hostel; affiliated to the YHA yet independently run and funded.
It is supported by the Skiddaw House Foundation (Charity No. 1119402), a charitable trust committed to maintaining, improving and extending the use of Skiddaw House in an environmentally sympathetic way.
The work of this charity is vital to the longevity of the hostel; although the location is fantastic, the weather can be pretty challenging and this combined with the age of the building mean that constant maintenance is required.



Join one of the winter volunteering weekends, which involve decorating and maintenance jobs at the hostel with a small group of volunteers. Or run the hostel yourself for a couple of days in summer.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please email

Volunteers Painting
Volunteer Painting
Volunteers Tidying Up
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