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Blease Fell & Hare Shaw from Tebay
Introduction to Walk 1839

Photo from the walk - Blease Fell & Hare Shaw from Tebay

Region - Howgills

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.7 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 920 feet / 279 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A pleasant walk from Tebay onto the Howgill Fells with views across the Lune Valley and Borrowdale. Careful navigation is required during the descent route and in poor visibility. Sections of the route are over feint paths. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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