Wastwater and the Screes

Wastwater Screes

The dramatic scenery of the Screes is the reward for visiting Wastwater in the western Lake District. You can walk across the top – climb up onto Whin Rigg (1755 feet) at the southern end of the ridge and traverse the ridge – easy walking – to Illgill Head (1983 feet) – with thrilling views along the way. Continue reading