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Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells
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Photo from the walk - Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Northern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Darren Hoyle

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 750 feet / 227 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

A quiet walk in the northern fells of the Lake District. The route includes Roughton Gill and the Caldbeck Fells. You might not see any other walkers! A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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