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Goat Water, Coniston

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#6 of 6 in Nature in Coniston
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Goat's Water is a small accessible tarn in the English Lake District, located between Dow Crag and The Old Man of Coniston to the Duddon Valley, near the town of Coniston.
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  • This is a spectacularly beautiful place. It can be wild and cold but is a place to be visited. Leave Walna Scar car park and follow Walna Scar Road for an hour or so, it is quite a hike, go up Dow...  more »
  • A truly wonderful place. Go along Walna Scar Road, past Blind Tarn and over Dow Crag and back via Goats Water (if not going up the Old Man). There is a shorter route avoiding Dow if you turn off...  more »
  • Accessed from the Walna Scar road, at the foot of the very impressive Dow Crag, a very remote secluded and "dark" setting surrounded by cliffs  more »
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  • I have been here before and it is a beautiful view and is my favourite footpath up the old man.
  • Awesome ..... Take me back now !
  • Super small Lake, which we took with us from the Descent of the old man. Crystal Clear Water and a View of the rugged rocks allow you to linger!
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  • Nice place for a pic nic
  • Breath taking views up to Dow crag on one side and coniston old man on the other

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