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Great Stickle & Stickle Pike
Introduction to Walk 1301

Photo from the walk - Great Stickle & Stickle Pike

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Southern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1450 feet / 439 metres

Time - 4 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk includes two lower fells that rise above the Duddon valley. Great Stickle and Stickle Pike offer excellent walking with fine views of this beautiful valley and the surrounding fells. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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