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Hen Comb from Loweswater
Introduction to Walk 3676

Photo from the walk - Hen Comb from Loweswater

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Western Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.4 miles / 8.8 km

Ascent - 1250 feet / 379 metres

Time - 4 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk from Church Bridge (Loweswater) ascends Hen Comb to enjoy a grand view to Buttermere and Fleetwith Pike. The route uses mostly well defined paths and tracks. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Hen Comb. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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