Post date: Jun 5, 2012 9:58:34 AM

Category: AL

Distance: 34.7km / 21.7miles

Ascent: 2,600m / 8,500ft


The Wasdale Fell Race is a classic Lake District fell race. A circular course that traverses around Wast Water before heading for some classic summits including Great Gable and Scafell Pike.


At the finish field, Grid reference 184 073

Kit Requirements:

Full kit is mandatory.


Parking is available at the National Trust car park (or camp site if camping).


Camping is available at the National Trust camp site at Wasdale Head.

Note, the facilities at the camp site are only available to those paying for camping.

Route Card:

Note, the route across the valley bottom between check points 1 & 2 is flagged. All runners must follow the marked route.

GPS File:

Available (see bottom of the post to download).

Note, this is an approximate route file only, not a gps track.

Route map: