Guided Walk
Helvellyn Avoiding the Ridges

12 August 2018

Join us on this challenging walk to one of the most iconic fells in the Lake District. By Sticks Pass and Raise, returning by an ancient pony track. Includes three Wainwrights.

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Find out about the 214 'Wainwright' fells

  • Starts from: Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding at 09:30 am
  • Postcode: CA11 0PD
  • Price: Adult £10, child free
  • Length: 19.0 km, 11.7 miles
  • Total ascent: 1070 m, 3510 ft (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 950 m, 3116 ft
  • Duration: 7.5 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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Well behaved dogs on leads and guide dogs are welcome.

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