Unit 4-5

Highcross Leicester

5 Shires Lane





Welcome to the Leicester store page!

We’re based in Hayes Garden World in the plant house at the rear of the garden centre, on the outskirts of Ambleside. You’ll find an extensive range of outdoor clothing and equipment in store from leading brands including Berghaus, Rab, Salomon and The North Face alongside a whole host of other superb outdoor gear for your next adventure.


The staff at Ambleside love the outdoors as much as you do, so you can trust them to help you get the kit you need for whatever outdoor adventures you’re planning. Our free in-store services include boot and rucksack fittings where our expertly trained staff will make simple adjustments so you have maximum comfort and support.


We also offer kit talks for clubs preparing for expeditions and projects to get advice on your clothing and equipment. Simply call us or ask in store for more details.


Our Ambleside store opens at 11am on Sundays, however the garden centre and cafe – Hayes Garden World – are open from 10am for browsing.


3 reasons to visit the Cotswold Outdoor Ambleside store:

  • Free parking is available at the store
  • We are locally known to stand out above our competitors with our boot fitting service.
  • Our staff of in-store experts include Duke of Edinburgh assessor, mountain Rescue staff and mountain leaders who can give advice on a range of outdoor activities.

Accessibility: Full DDA Access and lift available.

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