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Black Sail YHA

Black Sail Hut
CA23 3AX
United Kingdom.

If you want remote mountainside hostel in stunning scenery , look no further though be prepared for a walk as this is the only access is on foot for directions please see the map below as the registered postcode can be inaccurate due to its mountainside location (Lat / Lng 54.500353, -3.244780) if you have a vehicle , these can be left at Bowness Knott car park in the Ennerdale valley.

As you would expect you will be truly in the wilds of the lake District National Park and if you are on a hiking/walking holiday the location will be just what is required to get away from it all with the nearest road 2.5 miles away by mountain path
The Hostel has 16 Beds segregated into male and female dormitories, and food is available plus a licensed bar. Self catering food preperation is also available.
This property is at an elevation of approximately 962 feet / 293.2 metres above sea level.

Main Towns Near this YHA hostel Direct Line of Sight Distance.
Keswick 8.3m -. Cockermouth 12.3m -. Ambleside 12.4m -. Whitehaven 14.2m -.
Small Towns & vllages Nearby Direct Line of Sight Distance
Seatoller 3.2m -. Buttermere 3.4m -. Borrowdale 5.9m -. Braithwaite 7.4m -.

Facilities at the YHA Hostel
Shower or Bath
Meals Available
Car Parking onsite / close by
Children Welcome
Open All Year
Budget Hotels at Cleator

Whats near this YHA Hostel ?


YHA Hotel Travel & Directions Hub.
Distances are direct straight line in miles
...International Airports
Newcastle Airport
NE13 8BZ
Leeds Bradford International Airport
LS19 7TU

... Local Airports
Barrow/Walney Island Airport
LA14 3YS
Carlisle Lake District Airport

... Motorways
M6 Junction 40
Penrith, Keswick
M6 Junction 41
M6 Junction 39

... Railway Stations
station code = SEL
CA20 1RG
station code = DRI
CA19 1XR

... Ferry Ports
Heysham Port sailing to ->
Douglas Isle of Man
South Quay, Heysham
Douglas Ferry Terminal sailing to ->
Belfast (NI), Heysham,Liverpool, Dublin (IE)

Attractions & places to see near this YHA hostel.
Walking time = Within walking distance OS UK Grid ef = National Grid Reference OS UK Grid ref = What 3 Words.

Haystacks (Buttermere) - CA13 0RU.
OS UK Grid ef NY 19333 13152
What 3 Words =
Located south of Buttermere lake and village, a lovely walk with stunning scenery all around and views of the lake from the elevated position.
heightElevation = 597 Meters / 1958.7 Feet
0.5m / 0.8km - - 7min

Windy Gap - CA20 1EX.
OS UK Grid ef NY 21392 10508
What 3 Words = runner.hypnotist.clutter
Windy Gap links the fells of Green Gable to Great Gable, both popular walking fells
1.7m / 2.7km - - 25min

Kirk Fell - CA20 1EX.
OS UK Grid ef NY 19520 10457
What 3 Words = smudges.stall.gross
Kirk Fell, an elevation of 802 metres, 2631 feet located between Great Gable and Pillar overlooking Ennerdale and Wasdale
heightElevation = 802 Meters / 2631.2 Feet
1.2m / 1.9km - - 18min

Honister Slate Mine - CA12 5XN.
OS UK Grid ef NY 22476 13547
What 3 Words = fatigued.removable.elder
Located on the remote Honister Pass, this is England's last operating slate mine, producung a distictive Westmorland green slate. With Mine Tours, a Via Ferrata wire rope track up the side of a mountain and an Infinity Bridge
2m / 3.2km - - 30min

Green Gable - CA12 5XJ.
OS UK Grid ef NY 21541 11249
What 3 Words = raft.isolating.generally
One of the great walks in the Lake District a little lower than neighboring fells but with good views form the summit.
heightElevation = 801 Meters / 2628 Feet
1.5m / 2.4km - - 22min

High Stile - CA13 0RU.
OS UK Grid ef NY 16949 14749
What 3 Words = both.promotes.brightens
High Stile at an elevation of 807 metres, 2648 feet in the Western Fells and west of Buttermere
heightElevation = 807 Meters / 2647.6 Feet
2.2m / 3.5km - - 32min

Pillar - CA23 3AX.
OS UK Grid ef NY 17084 12120
What 3 Words = rattled.lump.seemingly
Pillar, a fell located in the western area English Lake District, part of the Great Gable chain
heightElevation = 892 Meters / 2926.5 Feet
1.5m / 2.4km - - 22min

Red Pike - CA13 0RU.
OS UK Grid ef NY 16528 10522
What 3 Words = digits.slang.intrigued
This fell lies north of Wast Water (Wastwater)
heightElevation = 826 Meters / 2710 Feet
2.2m / 3.5km - - 32min

Great Gable - CA20 1EX.
OS UK Grid ef NY 21132 10311
What 3 Words = bedrock.mural.iron
One of the popular Lakeland fell walks close to its smaller sister hill, Green Gable and a walk that can be attempted from several directions
heightElevation = 899 Meters / 2949.5 Feet
1.6m / 2.6km - - 25min

Buttermere - CA13 9UZ.
OS UK Grid ef NY 18192 15811
What 3 Words = reduction.scarcely.wasps
Buttermere lake is located close to the village of the same name, surrounded by fells and with circular walk around the lake (approximately 4.5 miles). Owned by the National Trust
2.3m / 3.7km - - 34min

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