Tarn at Leaves

Type; Natural
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Location; Rosthwaite Fell
Accessibility; Access Land
Grid Ref; NY 258 122
Elevation; 498m (1636 feet)
Size;

122 x 75 m (400 x 250 feet)

Area; 0.7 hectares (1.7 acres)
Depth; 5m (16½ feet)
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Tarn at Leaves sits on a small shelf on Rosthwaite Fell, surrounded by crags. The outfall is at the southern end, somewhat marshy before tumbling down Tansey Gill to Langstrath Beck. Looking to the south-east, the High Raise ridge can be seen across Langstrathdale.