Important notice -

Our car parks are open (cash only at Lake Head). Up to date information on how busy our car parks are, and how to visit the Lakes responsibly can be found at www.saferlakes.co.uk. Pre-booked campers only.

Towering mountains and the deepest lake in England


Things to see and do

View of Scafell Pike

Climbing Scafell Pike - Planning and preparation 

We want your adventure on Scafell Pike to be remembered for all the right reasons. Here you will find some advice about preparing and planning your trip.


Our work


Get involved

Volunteers repairing a Wasdale path

Ways to help Wasdale 

The National Trust has been looking after special places in the Lake District for nearly 125 years. There are lots of ways you can help.


Places to stay

Places to stay in Wasdale