Sprinkling Tarn

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Sprinkling Tarn
Location Lake District
Coordinates 54°28′N 3°11′W / 54.467°N 3.183°W / 54.467; -3.183Coordinates: 54°28′N 3°11′W / 54.467°N 3.183°W / 54.467; -3.183
Basin countries United Kingdom
Islands 0

Sprinkling Tarn is a body of water at the foot of Great End, in the Southern Fells in Lake District, 3 km from Seathwaite, Cumbria.[1] Sprinkling Tarn is a popular location for wild campers. It is also popular among anglers, being noted for its trout and an introduced rare fish, vendace.[2] Formerly known also as Sparkling Tarn. It is known as the wettest place of England with an annual precipitation of over 5 metres.

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  1. ^ "Sprinkling Tarn". Retrieved 30 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "Sprinkling Tarn". Retrieved 30 March 2017. 

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