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Lake District Fells
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Great End -
Great End is in the Scafell range. From the south it is simply a lump continuing this chain. From the north, however, it is appears as an immense mountain, with an imposing north face rising above Sprinkling Tarn. This is a popular location for wild camping, and the north face attracts many climbers. The area around Great End and Scafell provides a good range of camping and caravan sites as well as a great selection of attractions and things to do. Check out the key information on the right and then explore the Great End and Scafell camping and caravanning sites listed below.
Campsites and caravan parks in the Great End area include:
Barn Door Campsite, Wasdale head, Wastwater, Cumbria. 019467 26384.
Church Stile Farm Holiday Park, Nether Wasdale, Wastwater, Cumbria. 01946 726252.
The Old Post Office, Santon bridge, Holmrook, Cumbria. 019467 26286.
Walls Caravan & Camping Park, Ravenglass, Nether Wasdale, Cumbria. 01229 717250.
Wasdale Head National Trust Campsite, Wasdale head, Wastwater, Cumbria. 019467 26220.
Fishground Farm Campsite, Eskdale, Holmrook, Cumbria. 019467 23349. .
Hollins Farm, Boot, Eskdale, Holmrook, Cumbria. 019467 23253.
Saltcoats Caravan Site, Holmrook,Cumbria. 01229 717241.
Seven Acres Caravan Park, Gosforth, Holmbrook, Whitehaven, Cumbria 019467 25480.
Great End may be ascended from Sty Head Tarn via The Band (not to be confused with the more famous Band on Bowfell) from Wasdale Head along Lingmell Gill and Spouthead Gill, from Borrowdale via Grains Gill, from Great Langdale via Rossett Gill and Esk Hause, or from Eskdale. For details on other ascents please see Great End on Wikipedia
Great End -
Grid Ref: NY 226 084
Maps: Explorer maps OL6, OS Landranger 89,90
Range: Southern Fells
Stats: 2,984 ft, 910 m
View on Map: Great End on a map
More info: Great End Info
Ascents: Great End
Nearest Bus Stop: Coniston
Nearest Train: Windermere
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