Bowscale Tarn

Type; Natural
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Location; on Bowscale Fell, NW of Blencathra
Accessibility; Access Land, footpath from Bowscale
Grid Ref; NY 336 313
Elevation; 475m (1558 feet)
Size; 244m x 145m (800 x 475 feet)
Area; 2.7 hectares (6.6 acres)
Depth; 17m (56 feet)
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Bowscale Tarn is an attractive tarn lying in a mountain corrie below the cliffs of Tarn Crags. A good track and footpath lead up from the hamlet of Bowscale, 1¼ miles to the east.