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High Dam stream

Car parks: High Dam near Windermere

Location:

Grid reference: 368 882
Postcode: LA12 8BJ (nearest available)
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This car park lies to the west of the foot of Windermere, north of Finsthwaite village. It is a short walk up to the beautiful tarns of High Dam. It is also a good base for walks around the area.

Pay and display:

Payable every day 9am to 6pm including Sundays and Bank Holidays

Machine does not take card payments and will only accept payments by coins

  • Up to 1 hour: £1.30
  • Up to 2 hours: £2.50
  • Up to 4 hours: £4.00
  • All day: £5.50 
  • Weekly for this car park: £28

Where does the money go?

All car park charges go towards keeping the National Park special for the future.

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Cottage near Coniston - copyright Charlie Hedley

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