This is a secluded, lonely tarn tucked away from any busy footpath or recognised route. The only people who happen upon this tarn are those who are either lost or who have made the extra effort to visit the tarn.
Here's a close up of Launchy Gill Tarn.
Launchy Gill Tarn. I wonder how many other people visited this tarn today.
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11th September 2015 - Visiting the Lake District Tarns - Walk No 66
6 tarns around Ullscarf
Wythburn - Wyth Burn - Wythburn Head Tarns - The Bog - Greenup Edge - Greenup Edge Tarns - Ullscarf - Standing Crag - Standing Crag Tarn - Blea Tarn - Bell Crags - Launchy Tarn - Brown Rigg - froest track to Harrop Tarn - Dob Gill - Wythburn
14th December 2003
Tarn hunting above Thirlmere.
Dobgill car park - Dobgill - Harrop Tarn - Mosshause Gill - Blea Tarn - Stone Hause - Brown Rigg - Launchy Gill - Launchy Gill Tarn - Cragsteads Gill