Orrest Head

Fri 20 Sep 2002

Route: Windermere Railway Station - Orrest Head - The Causeway Farm - A592 - Windermere Railway Station

Distance: 2.50 miles

Ascent: 400ft

Time: 1 hour

With: On Own


A grey day.

I followed A. Wainwright's 'Orrest Head' walk in his book 'The Outlying Fells of Lakeland' [page 26].

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Orrest Head sign on the main road (A591), Windermere

Looking down on Windermere village

Windermere through a gap in the trees

Looking north from Orrest Head's summit

The Coniston Fells from Orrest Head summit

360 Panorama from Orrest Head's summit

The path to Causeway Farm from Orrest Head

Start of the footpath on the A592

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