Heughscar Hill from Askham

Sun 13 Apr 2003

Route: Askham - Heughscar Hill - Heugh Scar - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - Askham

Distance: 7.00 miles

Ascent: 750ft

Time: 2 hours 25 minutes

With: Anne


Hazy sunshine, windy.

We followed A. Wainwright's 'Heughscar Hill' walk in his book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland' [page 216].

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The route up onto the fells out of Askham

Pasting a wood on the way up Heughscar Hill

Arthur's Pike from Heughscar Hill summit

The north end of Ullswater and Pooley Bridge

Heugh Scar

Looking southwest up Ullswater

Heughscar Hill from The Cockpit

Cop Stone

Knipescar from the Cop Stone

Cairn circle, Moor Divock

Looking southwest across Moor Divock to Loadpot Hill (high point on skyline)

Heading back to Askham

Descending back into Askham

Previous Walk: Caudale Moor and High Street (Sat 12 Apr 2003)

Next Walk: Caw (Fri 18 Apr 2003)

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