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Grit Fell from the Jubilee Tower near Quernmore
Introduction to Walk 1742

Photo from the walk - Grit Fell from the Jubilee Tower near Quernmore

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 7.7 miles / 12.5 km

Ascent - 1220 feet / 370 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Forest of Bowland walk with views over Morecambe Bay from the summit of Grit Fell. The route also includes pleasant walking in the Wyre Valley and visits the attractive village of Abbeystead. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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