Parking Information for - Roadside Parking, Wastwater

Parking Details and Map
Nearest Post Code: CA20 1EU
Grid Reference: NY 151 505
Notes: Wast Water and its surrounding fells is possibly one of the most popular walking places in the lake district and despite how remote the area feels parking here is quite good if you plan ahead. Here just after crossing Countless Bridge close to the junction with Greendale there is parking for up to half a dozen cars with more spaces a little further up towards Wasdale Head. The roadside parking offers great access to Middle Fell, Buckbarrow and beyond. Parking is free.


Map and Photos



Walks starting from this parking place

The Harry Griffin 2,000 footers Walk 4 -Seatallan and Outliers

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21st March 2015
ASCENT: 4,425 Feet - 1,359 Meters
MILES: 13.5
SUMMITS OVER 2,000 Ft: Seatallan - Caw Fell - Iron Crag - Haycock - Scoat Fell
ROUTE: Wast Water - Greendale - Greendale Gill - Middle Fell - Seatallan - Potts of Ashness - Stockdale Head - Caw Fell - Iron Crag - Caw Fell - Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Scoat Fell - Scoat Tarn - Nether Beck - Netherbeck Bridge - Wast Water

Whin Rigg & Illgill Head

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23rd October 2011
ASCENT: 2,500 Feet, 762 Meters
WAINWRIGHTS: 2, Whin Rigg & lllgill Head
ROUTE: Wast Water Low Wood Lund Bridge Greathall Gill Whin Rigg Illgill Head Brackenclose Wasdale Head Hall Farm Wast Water Screes


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