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Glenridding Dodd & Sheffield Pike from Glenridding
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Photo from the walk - Glenridding Dodd & Sheffield Pike from Glenridding

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Eastern Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Lakeland walk includes two Wainwrights and although the distance walked is relatively short there is a steady steep climb up to the col between Glenridding Dodd and Sheffield Pike. The views are excellent throughout and route finding is generally good with clear paths for most of the route. Choose a fine day to enjoy the views across Ullswater and to the Helvellyn ridge. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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