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Wasdale Head National Trust Campsite

WASDALE HEAD, Seascale, CA20 1EX

The AA3 pennant AA Merit: 78%
Price guide: £

Set in a remote and beautiful spot at Wasdale Head, under the stunning Scafell peaks at the head of the deepest lake in England. Clean, well-kept facilities are set centrally amongst open grass pitches and trees, where seven camping pods and two tipis are also located. There are eight hardstandings for motorhomes and eight electric hook-ups for tents. The renowned Wasdale Head Inn is close by.

Further information

Tel: 015394 63862
Please quote 'The AA'.
Send an email

Open all year. Restricted opening (shop open) Wknds Nov-Feb. Last arrival 20.00. Last departure 11.00. Booking advisable BH, school hols & wknds.


No groups of more than 4 unless a family with children.

Site capacity

Tent pitches available.
Motorvan pitches available.
Total touring pitches: 120



Electric hook-up.
Battery charging.
Calor Gas.
Camping Gaz.

Site facilities

Showers. Electric shaver. Hairdryer. Ice pack facility. Public telephone. Disabled facilities. Shop on site or within 200 yds.


Wasdale Head National Trust Campsite, Wasdale head


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Use the route planner for your trip

From A595 N towards Whitehaven turn left at Gosforth; from Whitehaven S on A595 right at Holmrook for Santon Bridge, follow signs to Wasdale Head

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