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Alcock Tarn, Grasmere

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  • We set off fortified with coffee and cake from one of Grasmere‚Äôs several cafes, passed behind Dove Cottage, and ascended the path to the tarn. It was a cold, breezy February day, so we were well wrapp...  more »
  • A fab walk up to Alcock Tarn, a small tarn at the top, but the view are outstanding. Just one problem you have to go back the same way you came up!! We didn't and the bridge across Green Ghyll waterfa...  more »
  • Enjoyed a snowy walk up to the Tarn in December - beautiful views across Grasmere valley and very peaceful at the tarn (the snow and time of year definitely helped). Paths were good, although we didn'...  more »
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  • Had a delightful walk up to the tarn from Grasmere. If you are a regular fell walker an easy climb, for the casual walker a bit chalenging in a few places but worth the effort. Great views of surounding hills and a charming tarn when you arrive.
  • Amazing and easy walk to a Tarn that reminds me of an infinity pool
  • Well worth the visit , a beautiful Tarn .
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