Wasdale Annexe Bothy

Wasdale Annexe Bothy


Nestled on the shores of Wastwater and looking across to the rock falls of the Screes is Wasdale Annexe. Ideally situated for England’s finest mountain walking with convenient access to a vast range of fells including Scafell Pike, England’s highest mountain and Great Gable a real mountaineer’s mountain to name just two.

This is group accommodation for nine people in two dormitories. The cost is a flat rate, regardless of the number of people staying. 

Booking your stay

To book and for further enquiries, please email us or call Steve Jolley, Wasdale Area Ranger, on 019467 26046 or Jane Collins, Business Support, on 019467 26064. 

Things to see and do

Walking in Wasdale

Wasdale is a mountain-adventure paradise and also has plenty of stunning valley-floor walks. The surrounding valleys of Eskdale and Duddon are well worth exploring too.

More Information


Wastwater on a winters day

Access to the Annexe is via the same track for the YHA and their directions and map are useful. The Annexe is the small building attached to the YHA. Parking is through the gates at the far end.


Information on what to bring for your stay and details of what’s already inside the Annexe.