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Great Sca Fell via Trusmadoor
Introduction to Walk 1177

Photo from the walk - Great Sca Fell via Trusmadoor

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Northern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1810 feet / 548 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

Great Sca Fell, Meal Fell, Brae Fell and Longlands Fell all feature in this Lake District walk. Starting from Longlands the walk passes through the steep sided valley of Trusmadoor. Despite not being England's highest mountain, Great Sca Fell is still a worthy objective in Northern Lakeland. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Brae Fell, Great Sca Fell, Longlands Fell, Meal Fell. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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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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