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Birkrigg Common and Bardsey
Introduction to Walk 3592

Photo from the walk - Birkrigg Common and Bardsey

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Ian Henderson

Length - 3.8 miles / 6.2 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This South Cumbria walk, near Ulverston, explores the coast of Morecambe Bay before climbing onto the limestone pavements of Birkrigg Common for excellent views to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. The return follows a quiet lane through the village of Bardsea back to the start. 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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