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red screes

red screes


Postby MIKE LEVER » Wed Mar 09, 2011 9:09 pm

Wainwrights included on this walk: Caudale Moor, Hartsop Dodd, High Hartsop Dodd, Little Hart Crag, Middle Dodd, Red Screes

Hewitts included on this walk: Little Hart Crag, Red Screes, Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)

Date walked: 09/03/2011

Time taken: 8

Distance: 14.5 km

Ascent: 1421m

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A great circular walk if you don't mind allot of up's and downs.
The day started frosty with low cloud cover (the norm for kirkstone pass) but when we crossed over to high hartstop dodd we had some great sunny spell's.
If you are feeling energetic you should give this a go
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the summit at stoney cove pike
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looking back at the descent of hartstop dodd
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looking up to hart crag from caudalebeck farm
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looking across to hartstop above how from the ascent of high hartstop dod
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the steep ascent of high hartstop dodd
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looking back to middle dodd from red rcrees
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MIKE LEVER
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Re: red screes

Postby ChrisG » Mon Feb 06, 2012 3:46 pm

Hi Mike I'm thinking of doing this walk at weekend, it doesn't show any paths on the map did you just wing it or is there a path that is easy to follow

cheers

chris
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Re: red screes

Postby ChrisW » Mon Feb 06, 2012 6:34 pm

Some beautiful photos there Mike, looks like a lovely hike but there's certainly plenty of ascent :D
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Re: red screes

Postby DaveB1 » Tue Feb 07, 2012 2:45 pm

This is a great walk with as you say plenty of ups and downs. I did it on a beautiful day last year. To answer Chris G, there are plenty of paths to follow all pretty obvious on the ridge down and up to Caudale Moor, but whether they'll be visible through the snow? Have fun. Dave :)
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