Beetham Cottage

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Location Beetham Cottage is the only FRCC hut in the Eastern Lake District. It is a delightful, small cottage set just north of Brotherswater, near Hartsop village on the approach to Kirkstone Pass. It is centrally placed for access to all the Eastern fells. Grid Ref: NY 405129 Address: Beetham Cottage, Hartsop, Patterdale, Penrith, Cumbria, […]

Birkness

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Location Birkness is the FRCC property, consisting of the Barn, Cottage and Coach House, on the shore of Buttermere. Grid Ref: NY 186160 Address: Birkness, Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9XA Most visitors will arrive via the M6 and they should turn onto the A66 (West) at Penrith, junction 40 and head for Keswick and the […]

Brackenclose

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Location Brackenclose is situated in its own grounds at the head of Wastwater with a wonderful view down the lake. It is surrounded by mature oak woods and is some distance from the road, making it a tranquil base for mountaineering. Grid Ref: NY 185073 Address: Brackenclose, Wasdale Head, Seascale, Cumbria CA20 1EX The following […]

Karn House

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Location Karn House is the FRCC’s most recent hut. It is situated in Aviemore. Grid Ref: NH 894133 Address: Karn House, Craig Na Gower Avenue, Aviemore, PH22 1RW Approaching from the A9 from the south: Drive through Aviemore, past the shops and straight over the mini roundabout. 100m after the Winking Owl pub turn left […]

Raw Head

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Location Raw Head is the FRCC’s hut and cottage in the Langdale valley, it is situated close to the road about 3km from Chapel Stile. Grid Ref: NY 304067 Address: Raw Head, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9JS The B5343 runs up Great Langdale from Skelwith Bridge. Follow this to Chapel Stile from where it […]

The Salving House

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Location The Salving House is the FRCC’s hut situated in Rosthwaite in the Borrowdale valley. Grid Ref: NY 258148 Address: The Salving House, Rosthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5XB Most visitors will arrive via the M6 motorway and you should take the A66 (West) at Penrith, junction 40 and head to Keswick and the North Lakes. […]

Waters Cottage

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Location Waters Cottage is the FRCC’s hut in the Kinlochleven area – it was the first of the club’s Scottish huts. Grid Ref: NN 183617 Address: Waters Cottage, Garbhein Road, Kinlochleven, PH50 4SE Nearest Telephone/Mobile Connection Mobile phone reception is good at Waters Cottage. There is a payphone outside the post office in town, 3 […]