Sunday, 27th November 2011




Walk: Milnthorpe, Beetham, Fairy Steps & River Kent
Start Point: Milnthorpe car park Grid Reference: SD 491 814
Distance: 7 miles Ascent: 1,050 feet
Time: 4.25 hours    
Weather: Fine and sunny
Comments: Our group of 19 set off through the Deer Park heading for Beetham and on towards Hale before joining the Limestone Link through the woods to the Fairy Steps for lunch. From there we made our way to the estuary near Sandside to walk along the River Kent before returning to the Deer Park.

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Entering the Deer Park . . .


with the deer close by . . .


as we make our way uphill . . .


and down to the paper mill . . .


and the Parish Church . . .


at Beetham


It is  quite a squeeze


Beetham Hall


On the Limestone Link


Through Slack Head . . .


to the Fairy Steps with a view of Arnside . . .


for a lunch stop


Milnthorpe Sands near Sandside


Now you know


It' boot cleaning time


We make our way along the River Kent . . .


as it makes its way to Morecambe Bay


Dallam Tower in the Deer Park

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