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A relaxed walk today

We walked from Elterwater up the Langdale Valley to Blae Tarn and then round to the Three Shires... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Be prepared!

An interesting walk but only for well equipped and experienced wasljers. Angle Tarn, if approached... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Swaledale, United Kingdom
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30 Sep 2018
“A relaxed walk today”
28 Aug 2018
“Be prepared!”
Great Langdale area
Angle Tarn, Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale, England
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We walked from Elterwater up the Langdale Valley to Blae Tarn and then round to the Three Shires Inn (always something interesting going on here - today lots of vintage motorcycles) and then the last couple of miles back to Elterwater for a quick one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nelly_norman
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

An interesting walk but only for well equipped and experienced wasljers. Angle Tarn, if approached from Great Langdale can best be reached via one of two options. Either up Rosset Ghyll ( a shorter but steeper route), or up the Band and then skirt around...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

I have visited Angle term several times and always been blown away by its sheer beauty Set in its own amphitheatre makes it even more stunning I was spoiled by the blue sky and sunlight which just made it even better You need a decent...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Bezza1965
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Great hike up Rossett Pike: very tough climb but worth it. Went on a hot day and dipped out feet in Angle Tarn. It didn't look that inviting for wild swimming though.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 538timd
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Worth the effort but take a map and waterproof. This is one of the most dramatic and less frequently visited tarns in the Lake Dsirtict.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 186394Kevin
Reviewed August 5, 2015

Beer and water, both go well together. First make your way up to Angle tarn and absorb om of the most fantastic scenery in England, bath in the tarn if weather and skills suitable. A super divert would be up on to Bow fell. Make...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank ffdalton
Reviewed March 22, 2015

Picturesque tarn with wonderful acoustics. Nice walk up and down to it from whichever direction, nice views over Langstrath and over to the Tongue. Really quiet and still in March when no one is around.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Steph S
Reviewed February 28, 2009

This walk starts from Old Dungeon Ghyll hotel.There is a car park opposite the hotel (National Trust) were you can park your car/mini bus.(£5.20). The walk begins from behind the hotel following a track towards a gate.You will see a sign saying "you are entering...More

7  Thank Philfromcheshire
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