The Wasdale Horseshoe

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Fri 5 Mar 2004

Route: A6 Shap road summit - Whatshaw Common - Little Yarlside - Great Yarlside - Wasdale Pike - Wasdale Head Farm - A6 Shap road summit

Distance: 5.75 miles

Ascent: 1,150ft

Time: 2 hours 15 minutes

With: On Own


Overcast with a short rain shower towards the end of the walk, moorland, some bog jumping and fence climbing skill was required.

A. Wainwright's 'The Wasdale Horseshoe' walk in his book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland' [page 248].


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