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Dumfries & District Group

Dumfries & District Ramblers enable you to enjoy great walks in the local area, the Galloway and Moffat Hills plus the Lake District with a very friendly group.

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

Overview

A circular walk starting just outside Mungrisdale follwing GlendermakinRiver to footbridge at White Horse Bent. Continue round and onto Bowscale Fell via Mungrisdale Common. Return by Bannerdale Crags. Roads lakeland paths and grassy ridges.  Great views of Sharp edge on Blencathra. Roadside parking .Leader will meet at start.

Saturday, 16 March 2024
Meeting time:
8:30 am
Start time:
9:50 am
Estimated finish time:
2:00 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
9.7km / 6.0mi
Ascent:
487.7m / 1600ft
Type:
circular

Maps  Lr 90  OL 05

Features

  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NX 97500 75801
Nearest postcode:
DG1 2LB
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Meeting time:
8:30 am

Brooms road car park

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 36399 30201
Nearest postcode:
CA11 0XR
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Start time:
9:50 am

Roadside parking near Mungrisdale

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