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Gentle walk from Grasmere

This walk starts right in the center of Grasmere and goes through farm fields along a stream... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeffrey E
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Worth the trek

Not being climbers this was hard a parts but well worth it. Beautiful stunning views on the way up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Easedale | Lancrigg Car Park, Grasmere, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice short walk to ease you into a weeks walking. Beautiful views down to grassmere. Steps towards the top, nice to cross over the stream and walk down the other side.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This walk starts right in the center of Grasmere and goes through farm fields along a stream. Eventually rising up to the tarn, it was a little more strenuous, but perfect for warming up to some other hikes in the area.

Thank Jeffrey E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not being climbers this was hard a parts but well worth it. Beautiful stunning views on the way up and cracking sense of quiteness once you got to the Tarn. Most of the way up is ok but some steeper bits. Just take your time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That was our second day in the Lake District and it was going to be the day of the big walk (17,5km). Easedale Tarn was our first step and we reached it after 1 hour of fantastic landscapes. When you arrive there you just want...More

Thank otocyon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reward for this stunning walk its rugged beauty of views and waterfalls . The Tarn is lovely tranquil place to have cuppa and take in its views .

Thank indianostevo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning lake views at the end of the walk - was a little trek to get there but very worth the climb to see the tarn at the end of the trail. Couldn't walk around the tarn due to heavy rainfall night before and the...More

Thank Janice P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wettest day for some time did not put off 2 intrepid walkers. The oaths are not easily visible and hard to match even on OS map .

Thank KirkbyLonsdaleBarsu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

good path to follow all the way up from Grasmere, takes you passed the waterfalls leading up to Easedale Tarn, its a good morning or afternoon walk.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

As an inexperienced walker I found it much harder than the guidebooks implied, as it was quite steep in places and the terrain was uneven and difficult to walk on in places, but I am so glad I did it. The views of the waterfall...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is a nice easy walk from Grasmere. The walk is sign posted from near The Inn pub, and is a nice easy relaxing walk to the beautiful Easedale tarn. I would recommend wearing suitable walking shoes/ boots. Once at the tarn the views are...More

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Response from Derek A | Reviewed this property |
The walk to Easedale tarn from Grasmere is about 1hour 20 minutes allowing for stops to rest and take in the views. The route is moderate, but can be strenuous as the path ascends. You don't need a map. Follow the road (on... More