The Wild Wool Barn and Workshop provides luxury bunkhouse accommodation and fun workshops and classes in the traditional craft skills of spinning weaving and wool crafts using Herdwick and other wools from the Ennerdale valley.

The bunkhouse is situared in a recently renovated cow barn in the peace and quiet of the Ennerdale Valley. The accommodation includes many original features, wooden beams a wood burning stove and a hand crafted fire place using slate from the Honister mine.

Our guest enjoy exclusive use of the barn with direct access from the door to the High Mountains of the Western Fells including Great Borne, Red Pike and Hatsyacks, or cycling along miles of traffic free tracks of the Ennerdale forest.

After a hard day’s exercise in the great outdoors you can enjoy the sunset over Ennerdale water in the most peaceful place in the Western Lake District.

The Wild Wool Barn and Workshop

Routen Cottage
CA23 3AU