Blea Tarn (Langdale). The Lake District
Blea Tarn is a small body of water in the Langdale Valley. It’s an iconic Lake District scene as you get the Langdale Pikes filling the skyline which also reflects in the water.
I often use this as a starting point to climb up Lingmoor Fell, Side Pike or Pike O’ Blisco
There is a path that leads around the tarn walking through the woods and then up to the
The road to get here is usually a pot hole filled mess, so take your time on your way here.
Best time of the day to go here: It’s nice all day. Early morning is good for the sunrise
Best time of the year to visit: Winter is good if the water is frozen
OS Map: South West
OS Grid Ref: NY 29306 04422
Latitude: 54° 25′ 49″ N
Longitude: 3° 5′ 28″ W
Parking: National Trust car park across the road