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3 Day Leisurely Jaunt around the Lakes

Created by FrauleinElfe on 11 Oct 2017
A leisurely walk (low hills and fells (below 600m)) in Cumbria, England, about 8.00km (4.97 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 3:30h. It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 389m (1276ft)
Loss 449m (1473ft)
Max. Elevation 460m (1509ft)
Elevation (total) 838m (2749ft)
Start & End
Warriner Yeat, South Lakeland, Cumbria, England, LA23 1AH
Distance 8.00km
(4.97mi)
Duration ~3:30h
Difficulty  
Leisurely

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Waypoints

OS Grid SD414993
This walk begins at Windermere Station.
OS Grid SD414993
Head northwards to Orrest Head. This is a fine viewpoint with great views across Windermere.
About 0.03 km (~0.02 miles) from
OS Grid NY413007
Continue Northwards to Allen Knot.
About 1.46 km (~0.91 miles) from
OS Grid NY412033
Follow Longmire Road up to Troutbeck.
About 2.60 km (~1.62 miles) from
OS Grid NY394041
Despite being so close to the town, this summit can feel a long way from anywhere.
About 1.92 km (~1.19 miles) from
OS Grid NY377045
The footpath runs next to Stockghyll Force waterfall and up to the town centre of Ambleside.
About 1.74 km (~1.08 miles) from

1 comment... join the discussion!

16 Nov 2017
Three Days?

This is a lovely part of the Lakes, but not sure it would take three days...!

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