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Wansfell

Wansfell


Postby MiniRambo » Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:55 pm

Wainwrights included on this walk: Wansfell

Date walked: 22/03/2015

Time taken: 1.5

Distance: 8.1 km

Ascent: 476m

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Walked with Andrew on Sunday afternoon. Lovely early spring day although hazy conditions prevented distant views.


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Managed to cut my hand on a rusty nail when going over the style next to the summit of Wansfell :( Went to the doctor's surgery the next day and had a tetanus booster - just as well as the last one I had was in 1997!! :shock:

Nevertheless an enjoyable little walk. :clap:

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View from style near our parking place at Church Bridge, looking up to Troutbeck village


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On Nanny Lane above Troutbeck showing repair work being undertaken


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Andrew heading along Nanny Lane


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Heading alongside the wall after reaching the end on Nanny Lane


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View towards Red Screes and Kirkstone Pass


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Not sure of the summit, here I am on Baystones with true summit on Wansfell behind me


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Andrew on Wansfell summit, the undulating ridge to Wansfell Pike behind him


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....and this time me!!


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On Wansfell Pike looking back along the ridge to Wansfell


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And a final shot of Windermere
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Re: Wansfell

Postby ChrisW » Thu Apr 02, 2015 12:04 am

A nice round Mini Rambo and some lovely shots of a memorable place for me (we spent our first wedding anniversary in Ambleside :wink: ) thanks for the memories :clap:
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