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Overview

An up-valley ramble along the River Glenderamackin. We will be returning on the low level alternative route in view of the current weather conditions.

Tuesday, 9 January 2024
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:00 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
11.1km / 6.9mi
Ascent:
195m / 640ft
Type:
circular

We descend from the car park through the village of Threlkeld and cross the busy A66 before following the River Glenderamackin north eastwards. We then cross over the A66 again at Lowside and return below the fells via Scales.

We have the option of stopping for refreshments before the end of the walk.

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available
  • Dog friendly

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 31839 25591
Nearest postcode:
CA12 4SA
what3words:
auctioned.melts.crispier
Start time:
10:00 am

Dickney picnic site car park, Blease Road, Threlkeld. There is an honesty box for use of the car park.

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