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Blea Tarn & Eskdale Green from Boot
Introduction to Walk 2355

Photo from the walk - Blea Tarn & Eskdale Green from Boot

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Southern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Lake District walk explores the lesser Lakeland fells and tarns between Boot and Eskdale Green. In good weather the scenery is superb with views of the higher fells from many places along the route. 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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