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Drenching in the Dales

Drenching in the Dales


Postby Broggy1 » Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:12 pm

Hewitts included on this walk: Ingleborough, Simon Fell

Date walked: 14/10/2017

Time taken: 3.15

Distance: 17.2 km

Ascent: 900m

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Wanted to be back for the Liverpool/Utd game at 12.30pm so couldn't venture too far Saturday.

Ingleborough from Clapham is always a decent shout and not too far from home.

The weather was exactly as forecast - heavy rain throughout and no views with wind on the tops.

Ventured over to Simon Fell to add another Hewitt for the day but aborted a plan to come back over Long Scar as I couldn't see sod all and I didn't know the terrain. Camera left in the bag throughout.

Rivers all in spate, flooding everywhere.

Hoping for a bit of frost soon and some dryer weather.
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