Guided Walk
Scout Scar - a Natural Limestone Garden

19 June 2018

A delightful walk to Sizergh Castle over Scout Scar with views of the Lyth valley. Free time at the castle then a walk to view wildflowers.

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  • Starts from: layby on Brigsteer Road, near Kendal at 10:30 am
  • Grid reference: SD502917
  • Price: Adult £5, child free. Charge for castle and garden entry applies. Free entry to shop and other facilities.
  • Length: 12.0 km, 7.4 miles
  • Total ascent: 320 m, 1050 ft (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 229 m, 751 ft
  • Duration: 5.5 hours
  • Grade: Moderate
  • Grade description: A medium walk on hilly ground with rising and falling levels. A reasonable level of fitness is required.
  • Booking available

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