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Whin Fell & Ouster Rake from Dunsop Bridge
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Photo from the walk - Whin Fell & Ouster Rake from Dunsop Bridge

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.3 miles / 13.5 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 5 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Forest of Bowland walk from Dunsop Bridge exploring the landscape north-west of the village. The route includes riverside paths, moorland paths and the opportunity to visit the summit of Whin Fell. The walk also uses the Ouster Rake path which needs care in wet or icy conditions. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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


 

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