Walking and Hiking Photo:

Yewbarrow (left), Great Gable and Lingmell (right) from Wast Water
The Lake District National Park,
Cumbria, England

Taken at NY15216 05428 (approx)

Yewbarrow (left), Great Gable and Lingmell (right) from Wast Water Taken at NY15216 05428 (approx)

Walk Photograph by:

Peter Dryden (3 of 27)

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Walk c386 Yewbarrow from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Very steep ascent up to Dore Head - pick a nice day

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:2,123ft (647m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk c116 Illgill Head and Whin Rigg from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Superb ridge walk above Lakeland's deepest lake

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:2,402ft (732m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk c172 Scafell Pike via The Corridor Route from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

England's Highest Mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:3,218ft (981m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk c111 Scafell Pike from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

The direct route up and down England's Highest

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:3,187ft (971m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk c233 Sca Fell and Scafell Pike from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

England's 2 highest mountains

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:4,195ft (1,279m)
Time:7 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c240 Kirk Fell, Pillar and Little Scoat Fell from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Fantastic high level walk with glorious views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:4,808ft (1,465m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c364 Seatallan and Haycock from Wast Water

Superb views from little visited fells

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:3,236ft (986m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c197 Lingmell and Scafell Pike from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

England's highest mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:3,696ft (1,126m)
Time:7 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c101 Pillar and Little Scoat Fell from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

One of Lakeland's finest walks - unmissable

Vital Statistics:

Length:11ml (17.5km)
Ascent:4,782ft (1,457m)
Time:8.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c133 The Netherbeck Round from Greendale

Superb mountain walk on less crowded fells

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:5,100ft (1,554m)
Time:9.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c271 The Scafell Massif from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

England's highest & 2nd highest mountains

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:5,140ft (1,567m)
Time:8.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c343 Pillar and Red Pike from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

One of Lakeland's finest walks - unmissable

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.25ml (16.5km)
Ascent:4,001ft (1,219m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c453 The Scafell Mountains from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Testing route up England's highest mountains

Vital Statistics:

Length:11ml (17.5km)
Ascent:5,409ft (1,648m)
Time:9½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk c141 Great Gable and Pillar from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Superb high level route from remote Wasdale

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:5,819ft (1,773m)
Time:10 hrs
Grade:(Very Hard)


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Walk c423 The Wast Water Round from Wasdale Head, Wast Water

Testing hike around Lakeland's deepest lake

Vital Statistics:

Length:15.25ml (24.5km)
Ascent:4,841ft (1,475m)
Time:10½ hrs
Grade:(Very Hard)


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