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Carrock Fell & High Pike from Mosedale
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Photo from the walk - Carrock Fell & High Pike from Mosedale

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Northern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1750 feet / 530 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

A walk in the northern fells of the Lake District. The route includes the summits of Carrock Fell and High Pike. The walking is quiet and relaxing and there are some excellent views from many parts of the walk. In addition this area saw considerable mining activity and some remains of the old workings can be seen along the way. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Carrock Fell, High Pike. 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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