Claife Heights (High Blind How)

Fri 26 Nov 2004

Route: Ash Landing (Windermere Ferry) - Far Sawrey - Moss Eccles Tarn - Wise Een Tarn - Highs Moss - Claife Heights (High Blind How) - High Pate Crag - Low Pate Crag - Claife Station - Windermere - Ash Landing

Distance: 6.25 miles

Ascent: 900ft

Time: 3 hours

With: Anne


Overcast with some sunny intervals. The section through the forest was very wet and muddy underfoot in places.

A. Wainwright's 'Claife Heights' walk in his book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland' [page 80] but we started from Ash Landing rather than Far Sawrey.

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Sawrey Hotel, Far Sawrey

Track to Moss Eccles Tarn

Moss Eccles Tarn

Wise Een Tarn

The Langdale Pikes

Looking over Windermere to Nab Scar, High Pike, Red Screes and Wansfell Pike

The Ill Bell ridge

High Blind How's summit

Wetherlam from High Blind How's summit

Woodland, Claife Heights

High Pate Crag

Bowness-on-Windermere and Belle Isle

Windermere from Claife Heights

Small, unnamed tarn - Claife Heights

Track heading for Ash Landing

Claife Station

Looking across to Ferry Nab, Bowness from Ferry House


Looking south down Windermere from the ferry

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