Blea Water is a tarn or corrie lake which occupies a glacially excavated hollow immediately to the east of High Street in the Lake District, England. At just over 200ft deep it is the deepest tarn in the Lake District.


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  • Karen Martin
    Karen Martinalmost 2 years ago


  • Thanks very much Karen…a different angle from the norm! :-)

    – David Lewins

  • David  Hibberd
    David Hibberdalmost 2 years ago

    Such a beautiful scene David, well shot.

  • Thanks very much Davo, much appreciated. Hope you’re keeping well.

    – David Lewins

  • Mark Hughes
    Mark Hughesalmost 2 years ago

    Breath taking view David, splendid shot.

  • The whole walk was filled with breath taking views Mark. Many thanks for the kind words and support.

    – David Lewins

  • peteton
    petetonalmost 2 years ago

    Perfect blue and the detail in the folds in the hill is excellent

  • Thanks very much Pete, first time that I’ve ever managed to get Blea Water so still and in good light!

    – David Lewins

  • julie08
    julie08almost 2 years ago

    Fantastic :)

  • Thanks Julie

    – David Lewins

  • Martin Smart
    Martin Smartalmost 2 years ago

    Stunning shot David, love the richness of the blue lake…you can really feel its depth!

  • Best lighting I’ve ever had for this location, thanks for the kind words Martin, appreciated as always

    – David Lewins

  • Kat Simmons
    Kat Simmonsalmost 2 years ago

    Wow, breathtaking!

  • Cheers Kat

    – David Lewins

  • Ann Warrenton
    Ann Warrentonalmost 2 years ago

    September 30,2012

  • Thank you for the Feature, appreciated

    – David Lewins

  • micel
    micelalmost 2 years ago

  • Thank you for the Feature, appreciated

    – David Lewins

  • micel
    micelalmost 2 years ago

    lovely shot

  • Thank you Michael, appreciated

    – David Lewins

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