Guided Walk: Red Tarn and Catstycam - a walk with John Muir Trust

7 July 2019

In partnership with the John Muir Trust, join us in this spectacular landscape and learn more about the important work we’re doing in the area to help keep it special. Walk up Mires Beck, see complete views of Ullswater and experience the drama of Red Tarn. Learn all about the special flora of this unique place. Includes a walk to the Wainwright peak of Catstycam.

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Find out about the 214 'Wainwright' fells

  • Starts from: Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding at 10:00 am
    see start point descriptions here.
  • Postcode: CA11 0PD
  • Price: Donate what you want at the end of the walk. Please note CASH ONLY!
  • Length: 12 km, miles
  • Total ascent: 770 m (cumulative height from start point to finish point).
  • Highest point: 890 m
  • Duration: 6.5 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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Caring for our National Park

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