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Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

A classic lakeland horseshoe walk

Walk Route Summary:
- Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike (Scandale), Low Pike (Scandale), High Sweden Bridge, High Sweden Coppice, Ambleside.

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Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside Ambleside, Rydal, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike (Scandale), Low Pike (Scandale), High Sweden Bridge, High Sweden Coppice, Ambleside The Eastern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

St Sunday Crag from Fairfield
Photo: David Hayter

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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside

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Glenridding Dodd from Heron Pike. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

1. Glenridding Dodd from Heron Pike
Photo: David Hayter (332)


Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

2. Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag
Photo: Peter Inglis (3)


Grisedale Hause, Dollywaggon Pike (centre), Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge (far right) from Great Rigg. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

3. Grisedale Hause, Dollywaggon Pike (centre), Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge (far right) from Great Rigg
Photo: David Hayter (316)


Great Ridge, Heron Pike and Windermere beyond from Fairfield. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

4. Great Ridge, Heron Pike and Windermere beyond from Fairfield
Photo: Raymond Brown (29)


High Pike from Dove Crag. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

5. High Pike from Dove Crag
Photo: Raymond Brown (28)


My wife just below High Pike (Scandale) during a temperature inversion on the Fairfield Horseshoe. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

6. My wife just below High Pike (Scandale) during a temperature inversion on the Fairfield Horseshoe
Photo: Mike Frith (1)


On High Sweden Bridge. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

7. On High Sweden Bridge
Photo: David Baines (2)


Loughrigg Fell (left), Rydal Water and Nab Scar from High Sweden Coppice. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

8. Loughrigg Fell (left), Rydal Water and Nab Scar from High Sweden Coppice
Photo: Raymond Brown (27)


Snow on Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

9. Snow on Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag
Photo: Timothy Towers (2)


Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall. Walk route map c247 The Fairfield Horseshoe from Ambleside photo

10. Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall
Photo: David Wright (264)



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