Tarn Crag & Harrop Pike from Sadgill, Longsleddale

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Photo from the walk - Tarn Crag & Harrop Pike from Sadgill, Longsleddale

Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 1780 feet / 539 metres

Grade - moderate

Tarn Crag and Harrop Pike are the key points of interest in this Lake District walk from Sadgill in Longsleddale. Exploring some of the fells in the far east of the Lake District, this area sees few walkers and generally the area is very quiet.  

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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