Getting to Wasdale campsite

Walkers at Wasdale with our campsite on the right hand side

Follow our simple directions and easily find your way to Wasdale campsite by car, by train or on foot.


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By car

Wasdale Head is reached from the main A595. From the south, turn right at Holmrook for Santon Bridge and follow signs up to Wasdale Head. From the north, turn left at Gosforth.

By train

There is a four mile mountain walk from Irton and Dalegarth stations, on the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway. Visit Ravenglass railway (there is a greatly reduced timetable in winter).

On foot

If you have plenty of time and fancy a challenge, why not leave your car at Great Langdale campsite and enjoy a spectacular day's hike over to Wasdale and stay the night, before returning the next day? Visit Lake District National Park or Wasdale Mountain Rescue Safety Page for mountain safety advice.