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Sunday, 27 July 2014

Sun 27 Jul - Pass Fest (Stile End / Nan Bield / Gatescarth)

Start Point: Sadgill Farm, Longsleddale (G.R. - NY 483 057) @ 10.00
Description: At the end of the Longsleddale tarmac (by Sadgill Farm [195m]) we first head S, past Sadgill Wood, then W on the Stile End Farm B.O.A.T. We turn N'ish (once the lane is reached) & pass Overend / Hallow Bank Quarter / above Kentmere Reservoir / Mardale Ill Bell (on LHS) & Harter Fell (on RHS) / top of Nan Bield Pass (630m) & Small Water Tarn. Just before reaching Haweswater Reservoir (260m), we'll bear R onto Gatescarth Pass (top 590m) & return to cars!
Distance: 9.5 miles (15.3km)
Total Ascent: 890m (2920ft.)
High Point: top of Nan Bield Pass (630m)
Time: 7 - 8 hours
Grade: 4
Leader: Dan (on 01229 832 840 [eves.] or 07919 831 237)

Sunday, 20 July 2014

Sun 20 Jul - Harter Fell (Eskdale)

Unfortunately, due to lack of interest in this walk, it is with regret
that it has had to be cancelled. Apologies to anyone who was thinking
of coming along.

Sunday, 13 July 2014

Sun 13 Jul - Leader needed

Please contact Tom if you are able to lead a walk on this date.

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Wed 9 Jul - Raven's Barrow

A short walk in the quiet and secluded Cartmel Fell area, through
fields and along country lanes to the viewpoint at Raven's Barrow. One
of Wainwright's outlying fells, he described it as "a lovely belvedere
for viewing a lovely valley". Conveniently, we return to the Hare and
Hounds for refreshments afterwards.

Distance: 3 miles
Total ascent: 150m
Time: 1.5 hrs
Grade: 1
Start: 7 pm at Bowland Bridge. Limited parking on the roadside by the
Hare and Hounds pub, Bowland Bridge, LA11 6NN (Grid ref: SD418896).
Leader: Phil (07958 698905)

Sunday, 6 July 2014

Sun 6 Jul - Elterwater and Cathedral Quarry

Start Point: Elterwater Bridge National Trust Car Park (grid ref - NY 328 048) @ 10.30
In additional to the National Trust Car park ,various free parking available including a free car park
Description: Skelwith Bridge/ Park House/Park Farm/Colwith Force Waterfalls/High Park/Stang End/Cathedral Quarry/Slater Bridge/Wilson Place/return to Elterwater
Distance: 7 miles
Time: 3-4 hours
Grade: 1-2
Leader: Suzanne
Tel: 07887 942038 evenings and weekends only or email

Please could you let Suzanne know by 9.00 on the day if you are going. If nobody contacts Suzanne the walk will be cancelled.