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Silverdale, Hawes Water & Jenny Brown's Point
Introduction to Walk 2543

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

A varied and interesting walk from Silverdale. The route takes in Hawes Water and Jenny Brown's Point with a section along the shoreline. 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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