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Whitbarrow Fell from Mill Side
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Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Lesser Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Andy Smith

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk explores Whitbarrow Fell which lies near the southern boundary of the National Park. Despite its relatively lowly stature at 220 metres the summit and approaches offer some magnificent views. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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