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Penrith Group

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Overview

An interesting walk taking in waterfalls, hamlets and woodland, finishing on the path overlooking Ullswater. We walk on good paths which can be stony at times, and quiet lanes. It includes an optional extension to include climbing Little Mell Fell if the weather is suitable.

Saturday, 20 January 2024
Meeting time:
9:00 am
Start time:
9:45 am
Estimated finish time:
3:00 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
14.5km / 9.0mi
Ascent:
624.8m / 2050ft
Type:
circular

Parking in a National Trust carpark: bring your NT card. Please be aware that there are a lot of fallen trees in one section, which can be easily scrambled over. If the weather is icy please bring mini-spikes if you have them. The walk will be at a moderate pace.

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Toilets available
  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NY 52864 29525
Nearest postcode:
CA11 8RQ
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Meeting time:
9:00 am

Penrith RUFC carpark

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 39999 20001
Nearest postcode:
CA11 0JY
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Start time:
9:45 am

Aira Force main carpark

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking