Guided Walk
Bowfell Circular

© Owen Osmotherley

25 June 2018

A strenuous hike up The Band to Three Tarns and the Wainwright summit of mighty Bowfell. Return by Ore Gap, Angle Tarn and Mickleden.

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Find out about the 214 'Wainwright' fells

  • Starts from: Old Dungeon Ghyll NT car park at 09:30 am
  • Grid reference: NY286061
  • Price: Adult £10, child free
  • Length: 12.6 km, 7.8 miles
  • Total ascent: 859 m, 2818 ft (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 902 m, 2959 ft
  • Duration: 7.0 hours
  • Grade: Very hard
  • Grade description: A long, full-day walk with sustained, occasionally very steep, ascents and descents over loose, rocky ground. Expect some limited scrambling. A high level of fitness and stamina is required.
  • Booking available

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