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All reviews great langdale langdale pikes national trust car park cattle grid idyllic place passing places wooded area short stroll circular walk lovely spot sunny day great walk lake district worth a visit sticklebarn wards paths
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a walk for every age. Not strenuous only about 40 minutes around the tarn but take your time it has delightful views of the tarn and the Pikes . NT car park.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dianepb
Reviewed March 6, 2019

A peaceful and beautiful spot with little intrusion from the 21st Century. Look out for the resident heron !

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kevinE3565NE
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely Tarn with good views of the Langdale Pikes (When the cloud isn’t down), very dramatic views.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FM100
Reviewed October 4, 2018

A lovely tarn in the Langdales. Not enough of a walk in itself from the National Trust car park but it is set in an idyllic place, a good photo opportunity on the way there or back to the fells.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gordonj258
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Revisited this idyllic place two weeks ago, having last been there around 46 years ago, and it didnt disappoint, despite it being bathed in sunshine all those years ago and very dreary this time! It is one of those places that would look fantastic whatever...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful tarn with amazing view over to Great Langdale. Easy access from the car park. Slightly hairy drive from Great Langdale - single track and some steep inclines in parts (there are passing places though). Nice walk round tarn and up to the road to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Clare S
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited this lovely tarn on a sunny/cloudy/rainy morning (it’s the Lakes, so it’s 4 seasons in one day). There is an NT parking area but also plenty of roadside parking if you don’t want to pay the few pounds fee. From there, it’s a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thewildean
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Bit hairy on the roads on the way in but fine in these conditions (apart from the bmw drivers who don’t want to move over !!)We were going to do the circular tarn walk with the kids but actually we went exploring and found a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Penelope B
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Accessed via a very scenic drive with the usual narrow roads (look out for the nearest passing points!) we visited Blea Tarn after a great walk round Tarn Hows. Blea Tarn is a 30 minute 8 mile North Westerly drive from Tarn Hows, with a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sge31
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Someone suggested this place has easy access but that is not so, anyone who has driven from little Langdale to the wrynose pass will know it is a squeeze at best with frequent reversing to facilitate passing without scaping your car. Access from Great Langdale...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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