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Bannerdale Crags & Souther Fell
Introduction to Walk 1354

Photo from the walk - Bannerdale Crags & Souther Fell

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Northern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 2100 feet / 636 metres

Time - 5 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk explores the fells to the west of Mungrisdale. Included in this walk are Bannerdale Crags and Souther Fell, both of which offer a different perspective of Blencathra with views to many fells further afield. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Bannerdale Crags, Souther 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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