Current Walks Programme

Today
Bannisdale Loop
11½ miles
Ascent: 3300 feet
9:00am
Roger Leech
07841 378121
Leagate, Whiteside Pike, Todd Fell, Capplebarrow, Swinklebank Crag, Ancrow Brow, Long Crag, White Howe, Lamb Pasture
Places
Boredale Hause and Brotherswater
8 miles
Ascent: 1300 feet
9:45am
Jean Bradshaw
01768 865240
Patterdale to Boredale Hause, Hartsop and Brotherswater. Uphill at the beginning and some rocky paths at a moderate to slow pace. Expected finish time 3pm
Places
Wednesday 15 December
Martindale Fells
10 miles
Ascent: 3600 feet
9:00am
Janet Arnison
01931 714305
Hallin Fell, Kilbert Howe, The Knight, Place Fell, Angletarn Pikes, Beda Fell
Places
Above and around Grasmere
8½ miles
Ascent: 1750 feet
9:00am
Sue Marshall
01768 897159
Alcock Tarn, Coffin Route, Rydal, Loughrigg Terrace and Red Bank Wood.
Places
Sunday 19 December
This walk has been cancelled
RELM (River Eden and Long Meg)
8 miles
Ascent: 500 feet
Kirkoswald, Lacy's Caves, Little Salkeld, Long Meg, Glassonby, Kirkoswald Castle
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Wednesday 22 December
Angle Tarn Pikes and Brock Crag
8½ miles
Ascent: 2300 feet
9:45am
David Dixon
07941602272
Fairly steep ascent to start but on a good track. Thereafter undulating ground but not steep. Good views if the weather allows. Approx time 4.5 hours
Places
This walk has been cancelled
Derwentwater high level circuit
12 miles
Ascent: 3000 feet
Portinscale, Catbells, Grange, Ashness bridge, Walla Crag, Keswick (pub opportunities), Portinscale
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Wednesday 29 December
In the firing range
12½ miles
Ascent: 2400 feet
9:00am
Roger Leech
07841 378121
Murton, Scordale, Swarth Beck, Maize Beck, High Cup, Murton Pike. Some rough walking.
Places
Place Fell from Patterdale
8½ miles
Ascent: 2400 feet
9:30am
Alison Gibbs
01539 821817
This walk is moderate/strenuous. Good paths, some rocky/rough in places, one very short minor scramble. Return on lakeshore path. Return time approx 2.30-3pm. Phone 01539 821817 to book a place.
Places
Saturday 1 January
A New Year's Day walk from Grasmere.
9 miles
Ascent: 1500 feet
9:30am
Alison Gibbs
01539 821817
Mostly moderate with a fairly strenuous ascent of Loughrigg. Mixed terrain including some rough paths, bridleways and roads. Walk begins 9.30 am, approx 2.30pm finish. Limited to 15 places, adults only.
Places
Wednesday 5 January
Blencathra loop
10 miles
Ascent: 3500 feet
9:00am
Carole Willett
01931 713219 or 07977 658889.
Bowscale Fell, Bannerdale Crags, Mungrisdale Common, Blencathra, Souther Fell.
Places
Grange- Nitting Haws -High Spy -Dalehead Tarn- Rigghead etc
10 miles
Ascent: 3700 feet
8:30am
Roger Pickett
01768 895794
Note early start
Grange- Nitting Haws -High Spy -Dalehead Tarn- Rigghead quarries- Allerdale Ramble route to Grange. Steep ascent, at start, boggy mid section, industrial heritage (if you have an interest) Meet 8.30 at the Rugby club. Walking time approx. 6hrs.
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