Sunday, 22nd August 2010




Walk: Wansfell Pike: Nanny Lane, Wansfell, Wansfell Pike, Ambleside, Jenkin Crag, Robin Lane
Start Point: Church bridge, Troutbeck Grid Reference: NY 412 026
Distance: 10.5 miles Ascent: 1,600 feet

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Start from the lane alongside . . .


Troutbeck Church


Approaching Troutbeck Village . . .


passing a Mortal Man on the way


Starting up Nanny Lane


Further up with The Hundreds on the right . . .


and Garbon Road and Sour Howes across the valley


Heading for coffee . . .


at the cairn, north end of the ridge (Wansfell - the Wainwright summit)


Looking back to Kirkstone Pass . . .


and forward to Wansfell Pike


Lunch in the sun but out of the wind


Quite a drop off the Pike


Wansfell Pike . . .


and down to Ambleside


Tea at Jenkin Crag


Windermere with Low Wood, from Skelghyll


Way back to Troutbeck via Robin Lane

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