Wasdale, Eskdale and Duddon

Landscapes & Nature See & Do


Wasdale has England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike (978m), and deepest lake, Wastwater. Surrounding mountains – including Great Gable and the famous historic wall patterns at the valley head.

An excellent area for exploring, hiking and mountain biking.

Some useful guides to the area:

The Southern Fells (Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells)

Wainwright Maps of the Lakeland Fells: Southern Fells Map 4 (Wainwright maps (of the Lakeland Fells))


Wasdale, Eskdale and Duddon 7 day weather forecast, weather in The Lake District, Cumbria

Expect a temp in the range 4.6℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, Jan 28
Expect a temp in the range 1.6℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Jan 29
Expect a temp in the range 7.6℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 0.2℃ to 3℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 3.9℃ to 5.9℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (WNW)

The Lake District weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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