Lake Semerwater Wensleydale


 As you approach on the A684 towards Bainbridge turn left just before Bainbridge and follow the road to Semerwater (3 miles). 

There is also a left turning in Bainbridge which will take you to the Lake via Countersett (2 miles).

If you approach from Hawes there is a right turning which takes you through the Hamlet of Burtersett (1 mile), up and over the hill dropping down into Raydale where you can see the Lake deep in the valley below.


The closest Railway Station is Garsdale Station on the Settle to Carlisle Railway Line.

All tickets and permits are available from Low Blean Farm near to the Lake.


Ordance Survey Maps:

1:50,000 Landranger 98 Wensleydale and Upper Wharfedale

1:25,000 Outdoor Leisure 30 Yorkshire Dales North/Central



Distances from villages and towns to Semerwater:

Bainbridge 3 miles

Askrigg 4 miles

Hawes 4 miles

Leyburn 15 miles