Knipescar Common

Tue 7 Jun 2005

Route: Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside

Distance: 3.50 miles

Ascent: 300ft

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

With: Anne


Hazy sunshine, evening walk.

We followed A. Wainwright's 'Knipescar Common' walk in his book 'The Outyling Fells of Lakeland' [page 220].

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Limestone pavement on Knipescar Common

Looking over Bampton Grange to Naddle Forest with the High Street fells behind from Knipescar Common

The trig point on Knipescar Common

Stone Circle on Knipescar Common

Limestone pavement on Knipescar Common

Erratic boulder

The southern end of Knipescar

Looking back to the north end of Knipe Scar with the outline of Blencathra in the far distance

Naddle Forest and a glimpse of Haweswater from Knipescar Common

An old limekiln, Knipescar Common

Previous Walk: Loughrigg Fell from Pelter Bridge (Sun 5 Jun 2005)

Next Walk: High Street Roman Road (BROCAVVM to GALAVA) (Sat 2 Jul 2005)

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