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The Ullswater Walking Companion

20 dale, fell and river walks of between 2 and 11½ miles

£8.00

20 dale, fell and river walks of between 2 and 11½ miles.

  • Explore the much-loved Ullswater valley with 20 unique walks, between two and 11.5 miles.
  • Routes from Glenridding, Patterdale, Aira Force, Howtown and Pooley Bridge.
  • Discover remote valleys, ancient woodlands, abandoned mines and secluded lake shores with Fellranger author Mark Richards.
  • Summit Helvellyn, England’s third-highest peak, via Striding Edge or the family-friendly pony track.
  • Ascents of Fairfield, Place Fell, Catstycam, Gowbarrow Fell, Sheffield Pike and many more.
  • From short strolls to full-day expeditions.
  • Notes on buses, launches, parking, pubs and cafes.
  • Includes heritage highlights, detailed mapping and downloadable GPX routes
  • 50p from every copy sold is donated to Friends Of The Ulswater Way to fund educational and other activites in the valley.

Walks include:

  1. Maiden Castle – 3.5 miles
  2. Arthur’s & Bonscale Pikes – 9.5 miles
  3. Pikeawassa – 4.5 miles
  4. Hallin Fell – 2 miles
  5. Howtown to Glenridding: Lakeside – 6.5 miles
  6. Howtown to Glenridding: High-level – 7.5 miles
  7. Gowbarrow Fell – 4 miles
  8. Dowthwaitehead – 7.5 miles
  9. Aira Force & Glencoyne Head – 7.5 miles
  10. Sheffield Pike – 5 miles
  11. Lanty’s Tarn & The Lead Mines – 4.5 miles
  12. Catstycam – 7 miles
  13. Helvellyn Skyline – 11.5 miles
  14. Helvellyn Edges – 8 miles
  15. Silver Crag – 3.8 miles
  16. Place Fell – 7.75 miles
  17. Grisedale – 5.5 miles
  18. Arnison Crag – 2.75 miles
  19. Deepdale Horseshoe – 10 miles
  20. Brothers Water – 7 miles
  21. Glenridding to Howtown – 6.5 miles

publisher:

Jake Island Ltd

Publication Date:

2022-02-03

format:

Paperback; 195 x 135mm

illustrations:

Black and white illustrations throughout


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