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Gowbarrow Fell

Gowbarrow Fell


Postby GBrooks » Mon Jan 04, 2010 5:31 pm

Wainwrights included on this walk: Gowbarrow Fell

Date walked: 03/01/2010

Time taken: 4

Distance: 16 km

Ascent: 422m

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Psarking at quarry at park brow follow road down to bottom car park on park broow cut in through Aira Force paths to cross stream. Follow path round behind Lyulphs tower yew crag to shooting box remains. climb up to top of summit .Descend dy same route to wall corner cross stile and climb Great Meldrum drop down over rough ground to come out at gate on track follow track round to road climb up to hause then road round to Ulcat Row take footpath over fields to Dockray down road to car.

Cold day clear sky but deep virgin snow over Great Meldrum Fell about 1ft deep. ascent 1350
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