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Little Langdale, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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

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

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

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

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

1  Thank GZOOOM
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Walk to the lake, or can park at the nearby National Trust car park (free to members, else reasonable parking fee). Walk short way to lake, to just sit peacefully, else walk round, partly in open and partly through woodland. Lovely place.

1  Thank Lester Z
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

A great circular walk starting from boot village. We had the Tarn to ourselves enjoying the views and tranquility of the hill. Footpath is easygoing with a gradual climb. End the walk by crossing the road and visiting the waterfalls on the opposite side of...More

Thank J888R
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Blea Tarn is in a hanging valley on the minor narrow road between Great and Little Langdale. There is a NT car park with the usual exorbitant prices opposite the tarn entrance and a graded walk around the tarn. Not the best tarn in the...More

Thank 938fjg
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Easy to reach from the main road, lots of parking and the most picturesque view of the Langdale Pikes from along side the tarn

1  Thank hem0116
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

well worth a visit, either just for the tarn or for a longer walk, maybe taking in a peak or two. Popular spot and seems to be a favoured stop to eat a packed lunch. On previous visits we parked at the nearest car park,...More

2  Thank Fee667667
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