Guided Walk: Coniston Old Man

Group on a hillside on a guided walk in the Lake District

26 May 2019

Hike this iconic Lake District fell to bag a 'must-do' Wainwright summit. Return via Goat's Water.

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Find out about the 214 'Wainwright' fells

  • Starts from: Coniston Tourist Information Centre at 10:30 am
    see start point descriptions here.
  • Postcode: LA21 8EH
  • Price: Adult £10, child free
  • Length: 9.8 km, 6.0 miles
  • Total ascent: 740 m (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 803 m
  • Duration: 5.5 hours
  • Grade: Hard
  • Grade description: Long and energetic walks in mountainous terrain of 8 – 16 km (5 – 10 miles). Some ascents and descents may be quite steep, possibly slippery or on loose rock. A good level of fitness is needed.

Please check our list of what to wear and bring. There’s more information in our FAQs to help make the most of your time.

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Group on a hillside on a guided walk in the Lake District

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