Glenridding Dodd and Sheffield Pike

Tue 25 Feb 2014

Route: Glenridding village - Glenridding Dodd - Heron Pike - Sheffield Pike - Nick Head - Greenside mines - Glenridding (Greenside Road) - Glenridding village

Distance: 5.00 miles

Ascent: 2,000ft

Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

With: On own

Notes:

Very windy high up, overcast but a few sunny intervals. Wet underfoot but dry from above!

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[[Itm:568|The Duke of Portland Boathouse]] with Ullswater coming across the road!

Sheffield Pike left and Glenridding Dodd right

Looking up Glenridding

Glenridding Dodd summit

Looking down Ullswater

Heron Pike from Glenridding Dodd

Looking across to Birkhouse Moor and Catstycam

Looking down on Glenridding Dodd and the head of Ullswater from Heron Pike

Sheffield Pike summit

Looking across to Helvellyn and Catstycam

...and zooming in

Spoil from the mines

Looking down into Glenridding

Greenside Road

Previous Walk: Black Crag and Tarn Hows (Sat 22 Feb 2014)

Next Walk: Rannerdale Knotts (Thu 27 Feb 2014)

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