Wise Een Tarn

Type; Artificial
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Location; Claife Heights
Accessibility; footpath passes by
Grid Ref; SD 370 976
Elevation; 193m (633 feet)
Size;

426 x 118 m (1380 x 388 feet)

Area; 4.0 hectares (9.9 acres)
Depth; 5m (15 feet)
Meaning of name; willow tarn
Alternative name(s);  


Wise Een Tarn lies between Colthouse Heights and Claife Heights, above Esthwaite Water. The outflow is to the north, past an earth dam. There is a boathouse at the western end of the dam.

The location offers a good view to the Langdale Fells in the north and the Coniston Fells in the west.