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“lake district” (61 reviews)
“scafell pike” (27 reviews)
“nether wasdale” (11 reviews)
LOCATION
Wasdale Head, England
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"lake district"
in 61 reviews
"scafell pike"
in 27 reviews
"nether wasdale"
in 11 reviews
"stunning scenery"
in 10 reviews
"highest mountain"
in 12 reviews
"sunny day"
in 9 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 5 reviews
"natural beauty"
in 4 reviews
"national park"
in 5 reviews
"passing places"
in 7 reviews
"narrow road"
in 5 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 12 reviews
"hardknott pass"
in 9 reviews
"wasdale head inn"
in 6 reviews
"smallest church"
in 11 reviews
"deepest"
in 41 reviews
"england"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been coming to the lake district for many years, and have covered all seasons. No visit would be complete without a trip to Wastwater, it is truly awesome, if you visit the south lakes area, do not miss a trip to Wastwater and...More

Thank patrickstanyer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just moved to this part of Cumbria & can't believe how lucky we are to have all of this spectacular scenery practically on our doorstep. Although on our first visit it was a little grey & overcast the view was stunning with the...More

Thank Terry C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Lake District in November of 2017, so definitely not high tourist season. It was well worth bearing the cold temps to visit this, relatively unknown area of England. The Lake District is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. This place is...More

Thank basbousa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used the Ravenglass Railway and then went on a recommended car drive. Once we accessed the Lake we travelled north to Wasthead to the carpark for Scarfell Pike. The area is remote, desolate and awesome. We were glad there was not much traffic as...More

Thank Rod H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love the wild grandeur of Wastwater, whatever the weather. And no crowds to spoil the experience. Our latest visit was on a wet spring morning, which made the lake and screes even more brooding. My spiritual home!

Thank julie5010
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

After surviving the scary Wrynose and Hardknott passes we were glad to arrive in such a stunning tranquil place with such beautiful weather. We had some lovely walks around parts of the lake which were so peaceful and stunning with the sun and calm water....More

Thank ChilledOotTravels
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Deep and calm but also cold. Unbelievable scenery, Make sure you are swimmers or wearing the correct equipment for your water activities as this is the lakes deepest piece of water. The further out you go the more intimidating it gets. ! Wind can pick...More

Thank harpersimon
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Stunning views.. just like the rest of the lake district. This is a lake that you can walk around it's a lovely hike with a few big inclines which allow you to look down on the lake. Well worth doing! Wear suitable footwear. Bring a...More

Thank neilhen10
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Wastwater is one of the remotest stretches of water in the Lake District, only accessible from the west and via narrow roads. This inaccessibility makes it a wild and lonely place most of the times. Spectacular screes slide into the lake on the opposite bank...More

1  Thank WestofEnglandTed
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Waswater is the deepest lake in the Lake District. It's surrounded by mountains, except to the west. At its eastern end is England's highest mountain Scafell Pike. This is a place to get out of your car, walk and enjoy the scenery. There is every...More

1  Thank Ned L
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cindywilliams239
9 September 2016|
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Response from pajthomas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cindy, as Gordon says there is a very nice National Trust site just past the lake and there is a very good Camping and Caravanning club in the next vqalley near Boot, that one also has the advantage of being a short... More
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Mohit M
26 April 2016|
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Response from Ruby37 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Nether Wasdale at the south end of the lake. There are 2 pubs with rooms. The youth hostel on the water's edge us also an option.
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