Helvellyn via Striding and Swirral Edges

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Sat 6 May 2006

Route: Glenridding village - Mires Beck path - Birkhouse Moor - Hole-in-the-Wall - High Spying How - Striding Edge - Helvellyn - Swirral Edge - Catstycam - Red Tarn - Red Tarn Beck path - Glenridding valley - Glenridding village

Distance: 9.25 miles

Ascent: 3,020ft

Time: 5 hours 20 minutes

With: David Hall and Anne

Notes:

Blue sky to start but high cloud building, a bit hazy, windy on the edges and summits.

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