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Classic Lake District Walks - Bowfell via Crinkle Crags from Great Langdale

Classic Lake District Walks – Bowfell via Crinkle Crags from Great Langdale No ratings yet.

One of the best routes up Bowfell from the Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel in Great Langdale is via Crinkle Crags. While most will ascend Bowfell via Three Tarns, this route takes a more interesting and slightly more challenging route over the multiple crinkles on Crinkle Crags – South Top First Crinkle, the second crinkle is the …

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Classic Lake District Walks - The Fairfield Horseshoe

Classic Lake District Walks – The Fairfield Horseshoe 5/5 (2)

The Fairfield Horseshoe is understandably one of the most popular ridge walks in the Lake District. It’s a more straight-forward hike than, say the Coledale Round or Newlands Horseshoe and it’s easy to access with the walk starting in Ambleside. Although the majority of the route is fairly straightforward, Fairfield summit is notoriously difficult to …

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Scafell Pike Corridor Route from Seathwaite via Taylorgill Force

Scafell Pike Corridor Route from Seathwaite via Taylorgill Force 5/5 (1)

The Corridor Route from Seathwaite in Borrowdale is one of the best routes up Scafell Pike and one of the best in the Lake District altogether. The combination of relatively easy gradients and awe-inspiring scenery make it a ‘must-do’ on any hikers list. This description covers a slightly lesser-used route alongside Taylorgill Force, rather than …

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