Download GPS FileCautley Spout & the Calf from Sedbergh
Starting from the small market town of Sedbergh, this walk in the Howgill Fells follows the River Rawthey upstream to Cautley. Turning northwest the walk passes Cautley Spout, one of the most dramatic waterfalls in the area, before climbing into the Howgill Fells. The route then visits the summit of the Calf, which at 676m, is the highest point in this range of hills, before returning to Sedbergh.
GPS Files - Notes
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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.
These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.
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|Ordnance Survey Explorer OL19||Sheet Map||1:25k||BUY|
|Anquet OS Explorer OL19||Digital Map||1:25k||BUY|
|Ordnance Survey Landranger 98||Sheet Map||1:50k||BUY|
|Anquet OS Landranger 98||Digital Map||1:50k||BUY|
It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.
Other walks nearby
Walk 3008 Winder & Arant Haw from Sedbergh - moderate - 7.0 miles/11.4 km
Walk 1196 The Calf from Sedbergh - mod/hard - 10.5 miles/17.1 km
Walk 3007 Fell Head & The Calf, from Howgill, near Sedbergh - moderate - 7.5 miles/12.2 km
Walk 3006 Cautley Spout & The Calf, from Cross Keys, Sedbergh - moderate - 5.5 miles/8.9 km
Walk 1393 Yarlside from Cross Keys - moderate - 4.0 miles/6.5 km
Do enjoy yourself when out walking and choose a route that is within your capabilities especially with regard to navigation.
Do turn back if the weather deteriorates especially in winter or when visibility is poor.
Do wear the right clothing for the anticipated weather conditions. If the weather is likely to change for the worse make sure you have enough extra clothing in your pack.
Do tell someone where you are planning to walk especially in areas that see few other walkers.
Do take maps and other navigational aids. Do not rely on mobile devices in areas where reception is poor. Take spare batteries especially in cold weather.
Do check the weather forecast before leaving. The Met Office has a number of forecasts for walkers that identify specific weather risks.;