Parking Information for - Roadside Parking, Cockley Beck

Parking Details and Map
Nearest Post Code: LA20 6EQ
Grid Reference: NY 247 101

It is often the most smallest parking places in Lakeland which offers the most grandest of walks and parking at Cockly Beck is just that. With access to the some of Lakelands most secluded and wildest valleys yet there is room for around half a dozen well parked cars at Cockly Beck therefore arriving early is key to the start of a great day on the Eskdale Fells.

Found directly in between Wrynose Pass and Harknott Pass parking at Cockly Beck can be difficult at the best of times and it pays throughout the Winter months to check the forecast before due to the icy conditions which affect the pass, even of the roads are not icy the valley temperatures fall dramatically along the pass so please check before you leave. Parking is free.


Walks starting from this parking place

Esk Pike, Bowfell and Crinkle Crags from Cockley Beck

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12th October 2015
ASCENT: 3,332 Feet - 1,022 Meters
MILES: 9.5
WAINWRIGHTS: 3, Esk Pike - Bowfell - Crinkle Crags
ROUTE: Cockley Beck Bridge - Mosedale - Lingcove Beck - High Gait Crags - Yeastyrigg Crags - Pike de Bield - Esk Pike - Ore Gap - Hanging Knotts - Bowfell Buttress - Bowfell - Three Tarns - Crinkle Crags - Stonesty Pike - Little Stand - Cockley Beck Bridge

Bow Fell from Cockley Beck

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25th March 2012
ASCENT: 1,378 Metres, 4,520 Feet
MILES: 7.9
WAINWRIGHTS: 2, Crinkle Crags & Bow Fell
ROUTE: Cockley Beck – Ulpha Fell – Little Stand – The Bad Step – Crinkle Crags – Three Tarns – Climbers Traverse – Bow Fell – Three Tarns – Lingcove Beck – Moasdale – Moasdale Beck – Cockley Bridge


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