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YHA Black Sail - Directions

Black Sail Hut, Ennerdale, Cleator, Cumbria, CA23 3AX

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Contact information

Phone: +44 345 371 9680

Email: [email protected]

Map references

OS Map: 89

OS Grid Ref: NY194124

Lat/Lng: 54.500346, -3.244845

How to get here

On foot: Walking/cycling access only via Bowness Knot in the Ennerdale Valley, 6 miles. Also via Buttermere, 6 miles, Honister, 4 miles and Wastwater, 6 miles. Access to Black Sail is permitted for staff only and they're permitted to drive between YHA Black Sail and YHA Ennerdale. Customers for YHA Black Sail may leave their cars in the Bowness Knott car park, but their vehicles are not authorised beyond.

By bus: The nearest bus stops are at YHA Honister or at Gatesgarth Buttermere – both 2.5 miles away by hill path. Both are stops on the 77 Honister Rambler service from Keswick.