Wainwright Sketch

“This is the way the crowds go: the day trippers, the courting couples, troops of earnest Boy Scouts, babies and grandmothers, the lot. On this stony parade fancy handbags and painted toenails are as likely to be seen as rucksacks and boots.”

IV - Coniston Old Man 8 - Alfred Wainwright MBE - 1907-1991



Great Dodd / Watson’s Dodd / Clough Head

Distance (Miles): Ascent (Meters): Time (Hours):
9.60 635 6
Strenuosity: Technicality (x/10): Enjoyability (x/10):
Moderate 3 6

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Troutbeck Tongue / Baystones

Distance (Miles): Ascent (Meters): Time (Hours):
6.91 526 5
Strenuosity: Technicality (x/10): Enjoyability (x/10):
Moderate 4 5

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High Sreet / Thornthwaite Crag / Gray Crag / Stony Cove Pike / Hartsop Dodd

Distance (Miles): Ascent (Meters): Time (Hours):
9.46 952 7
Strenuosity: Technicality (x/10): Enjoyability (x/10):
Difficult 6 7

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Beda Fell / Angletarn Pikes / Brock Crags / The Nab

Distance (Miles): Ascent (Meters): Time (Hours):
8.74 640 6
Strenuosity: Technicality (x/10): Enjoyability (x/10):
Moderate 5 6

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Hartsop Above How / Hart Crag / Fairfield / St Sunday Crag / Birks / Arnison Crag

Distance (Miles): Ascent (Meters): Time (Hours):
8.39 963 7
Strenuosity: Technicality (x/10): Enjoyability (x/10):
Difficult 5 2

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