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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

The 3rd in the Summer Monday Walk series of linear walks utilising public transport. 

A mirror image of the May walk on the West side of Ullswater, this will be along the Eastern side.

Monday, 24 June 2024
Meeting time:
8:30 am
Start time:
10:06 am
Estimated finish time:
5:30 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
24.1km / 15.0mi
Ascent:
1219.2m / 4000ft
Type:
linear

Departing Penrith Rugby Club at 08:30

Catching the 09:20 508 bus from Pooley Bridge. (this is the 09:02 from Penrith)

Alighting at Kirkstone Pass at 10:06

Returning to Pooley Bridge on foot over Caudale Moor, Thornthwaite Crag, Loadpot Hill, Arthur's Pike etc.

Free parking is limited in Pooley Bridge, paid for parking plentiful.

Recommended free parking is the usual fell-walkers car park at Roehead which is a good 15minutes walk from Pooley Bridge bus stop.

We will  be walking back to Pooley Bridge via Roehead at the end of the walk.

Features

  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NY 52717 29540
Nearest postcode:
CA11 8RQ
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banana.zaps.petal
Meeting time:
8:30 am

Penrith Rugby Club

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 40132 08121
Nearest postcode:
LA22 9LQ
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Start time:
10:06 am

Kirkstone Inn

Finishing point

Grid reference:
NY 47097 24444
Nearest postcode:
CA10 2NN
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Estimated finish time:
5:30 pm

Pooley Bridge / Roehead

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