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Penrith Group

We are the Penrith Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

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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
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Overview

Woodland trails, grassy fell tracks and stony shoreline paths take you on a scenic route around the base of Melbreak - first on the Eastern shoreline of Crummock Water then returning on the other side of Melbreak.

Saturday, 20 April 2024
Meeting time:
9:00 am
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
300m / 984ft
Type:
circular

All of the ascent occurs at the mid-point of the circuit, at the far end of Melbreak. This will be taken even more leisurely.

Features

  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available
  • Dog friendly

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NY 52690 29484
Nearest postcode:
CA10 2AL
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Meeting time:
9:00 am

Penrith Rugby Union Club Car Park

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 14879 21471
Nearest postcode:
CA13 0RT
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Start time:
10:00 am

Scalehill Bridge, Lanthwaite Wood Car Park (National Trust)

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