Black Sail YHA
23 MILES ALONG THE COAST TO COAST WALK FROM ST BEES (ALTERNATIVE ROUTE)
Black Sail Hut
Black Sail Hut is on the Coast to Coast Walk alternative route.
`Black Sail is a legend, famous for being a remote and isolated shepherd’s bothy at the head of Ennerdale, accessible only on foot. This location provides great access to the surrounding fells: Great Gable, Pillar, Red Pike and Steeple to name a few. It’s on the Coast-to-Coast walking route and is renowned as a base for enjoying the mountains of the Lake District. Accommodation at YHA Black Sail is comfortable, offering a relaxed and informal atmosphere as well as a historic place in YHA. There’s a self catering kitchen for preparing snacks and light meals, with gas cooker, larder fridge and cooking equipment, and the main room serves as a dining room, lounge and drying room. Meals are also available and there is an excellent range of local bottled beers and organic wines from around the world.’
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