Distance: 2.50 miles
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
With: Members of the Wainwright Society
Warm but no views due to low cloud.
A. Wainwright's 'Orrest Head' walk in his book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland' [page 26].
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Leaving Windermere Railway Station
Orrest Head sign on the main road (A591)
Windermere (just) through a gap in the trees
Heading up to Orrest Head's summit
Orrest Head's summit
The view from Orrest Head
Previous Walk: Barf and Lord's Seat (Sun 13 Mar 2005)