Kendal Fellwalkers Winter 2019

Guidelines for A** walks - These walks include some activity which is outside the remit of normal walking (Grade 2 scrambles/icy ridges/snow gullies etc.). When joining one of these walks each person participates at his/her own risk, is totally responsible for his/her own actions and takes part only on the understanding that no liability whatsoever shall be construed against any other participant or organiser for actions (or lack of actions) undertaken in good faith. These walks are only open to experienced members.

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Area of Walk

Leader

Time at Kendal

Starting Point Grid Ref.

Time walk starts

12/01/2020

A

Great Stickle, Ulpha, Hesk Fell, Whitfell (14mi 4000ft)

Mark Tye

08:30

Duddon Bridge SD199882

09:20

B

Potter Fell and Longsleddale (15mi 2300ft)

Tony Willey

08:30

Staveley (roadside west of village centre, opposite Stone Masons) SD467983

08:45

C

Long Scar, Moughton Scars, Crummack Dale, Norber (9mi 1300ft)

Sue Madden

08:30

Clapham CP SD745692

09:15

19/01/2020

A

Steel Fell, Calf Crag, Sergeant Man, Blea Rigg, Silver Howe (14mi 4400ft)

Elspeth Smithson

08:30

Mill Bridge (layby north of) on A591 NY335096

09:10

B

Castle Rock, Watson's Dodd, Raise, Helvellyn, Swirls, Great How (11mi 4500ft)

Conan Harrod

Ken Taylor

08:30

Legburthwaite (grass verge parking on A591, opposite road to Thirlmere Dam) NY315194

09:20

C

Winder, Arant Haw, Crook, Knott, Sickers (9mi 2800ft)

Geraldine Fardon

08:30

Sedbergh (roadside beyond playground, Howgill Lane) SD654923

09:10

26/01/2020

A

Comb Beck, Grisedale Pike (NE ridge), Whinlatter, Graystones, Lord's Seat, Barf (14mi 4900ft)

Peter Broad

08:30

Thornthwaite (Powter How Wood CP) NY220265

09:35

B

Green Bell, The Calf, West Fell (13mi 3400ft)

Ken Taylor

08:30

Brow Foot (grass verges on minor road) NY683050

09:05

C

Tarn Hows, Black Fell (9.5mi 2200ft)

Ros Taylor

08:30

Coniston, Shepherd's Bridge Lane (opposite primary school or in social centre CP) SD304977

09:15

02/02/2020

A**

Gavel Pike, St. Sunday Crag, Fairfield, Dollywaggon (Tongue), Nethermost (east ridge), Helvellyn (Striding Edge) (13mi 5200ft)

Potential winter climbs if conditions permit.

Please contact leader in advance.

Dennis Mitchell

08:30

Deepdale Bridge (Bridgend) NY399143

09:15

B

Sergeant Man, Langdale Pikes, Black Crag, Rossett Pike (11mi 3700ft)

Chris Michalak

08:30

Old Dungeon Ghyll NT CP NY286061

09:15

C

Whale and Heughscar Hill (10mi 1200ft)

Chris Lloyd

08:30

Eamont Bridge (layby south of mini-roundabout at junction with B5320 and A6) NY523284

09:15

Please submit walks for the Summer programme by 17/2/20

   

09/02/2020

A

“Conan Anniversary Walk'' (Souther Fell, Bannerdale Crags, Mungrisdale Common, Knott, Carrock Fell) (16mi 4300ft)

Mark Tye

08:30

Mungrisdale (village hall) NY363302

09:30

B

Arnside Knott, King William's Hill, Summerhouse Hill (16mi 3000ft)

Alan & Margaret Parker

08:30

Arnside prom (west end) SD454786

09:00

C

Far Easedale, Calf Crag, Gibson Knott, Helm Crag (9mi 2200ft)

Geraldine Fardon

08:30

Grasmere (layby north of Swan Inn on A591) NY337086

09:10

16/02/2020

A**

Garburn Pass, Upper Kentmere, Ill Bell (north east ridge), Thornthwaite Crag, Troutbeck Tongue (13mi 4300ft)

Potential winter climbs if conditions permit.

Please contact leader in advance.

Andy Chadwick

08:30

Troutbeck Church NY412027

09:00

B

Kitty Crag, Birk Fell, Wetherlam, Black Sails, Levers Water, Low Water, Coniston Old Man (10mi 4500ft)

Jackie Coe

08:30

Coniston, Shepherd's Bridge Lane (opposite primary school or in social centre CP) SD304977

09:15

C

Water Crag, White Pike, Stainton Pike, Whitfell, Hesk Fell (9.5mi 2300ft)

Ken Taylor

08:30

Birker Fell (Devoke Water junction) SD170977

09:30

23/02/2020

A

Wetherlam, Swirl How, Pike of Blisco, Lingmoor, Cathedral Caves (13.5mi 5700ft)

Conan Harrod

08:30

Tilberthwaite NY306010

09:15

B

 Helwith Bridge, Penyghent, Horton in Ribblesdale (15.5mi 2770ft)

Cathy Gunner

08:30

Austwick Bridge (opposite Traddock Hotel) SD768683

09:20

C

Red Screes, Scandale Beck (10mi 2700ft)

Helen Bingley

08:30

Ambleside, Miller Bridge NY371045

09:00

Wednesday 26/2/20 --- Programme planning meeting --- 19:30 at 23 Redhills Road, Arnside (Janet & Derek)

01/03/2020

A

Nine Standards Rigg, Mallerstang Edge, High Seat, Mallerstang valley (16mi 3100ft)

Lorraine Kane

08:30

Kirkby Stephen (Christian Head CP near fire station) NY772088

09:15

B

Orton to Sunbiggin Tarn (13mi 2000ft)

Chris Lloyd

08:30

Orton (market square) NY622082

09:05

C

High Rigg, Bleaberry Fell, Walla Crag (9.5mi 2500ft)

John Nash

08:30

Old A66 Naddle Bridge junction NY302239

09:30

08/03/2020

A**

Angle Tarn, Esk Pike, Upper Eskdale, Ill Crag (via Cockly Pike ridge), Great End, Rossett Pike (11mi 4700ft)

Potential winter climbs if conditions permit.

Please contact leader in advance.

Andy Chadwick

08:30

Old Dungeon Ghyll NT CP NY286061

09:15

B

Lingmoor, Pike of Blisco, Little Langdale (11mi 4200ft)

John Lloyd

08:30

Elterwater NT CP NY328047

09:10

C

Penyghent, Plover Hill, Horton Moor (8.5mi 1800ft)

Sue Madden

08:30

Horton in Ribblesdale (roadside west of bridge) SD808726

09:20

13/3/20 to 15/3/20 Kendal Fellwalkers weekend at Kettlewell YH (see Janet for details)

15/03/2020

B

Loughrigg, Silver Howe, Grasmere, Alcock Tarn, Nab Scar (12mi 3900ft)

Kevin Dronsfield

08:30

Ambleside, Miller Bridge NY371045

09:00

C

Force Falls, Selside Pike, Hare Shaw, Harper Hills (8mi 1800ft)

Trevor Davis

08:30

Swindale Foot NY522142

09:20

22/03/2020

A**

Rainsborrow Crag, Yoke, Froswick, Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Shipman Knotts (16mi 3600ft)

Potential winter climbs if conditions permit.

Please contact leader in advance.

Dennis Mitchell

08:30

Ullthwaite Bridge NY456011

08:50

B

Alum Pot, Sulber Gate, Crummack Dale (14mi 1500ft)

Martin Anderton

08:30

Horton in Ribblesdale (roadside west of bridge) SD808726

09:20

C

Fleetwith Pike, Grey Knotts, Brandreth, Haystacks (7mi 2800ft)

Frank Jones

08:30

Gatesgarth NY194149

09:45

29/03/2020

A

“Yorkshire Three Peaks'' (Penyghent, Ingleborough, Whernside) (25mi 5000ft)

John Jennings

08:30

Ribblehead (road junction CP) SD765792

09:15

B

Hartsop Dodd, Caudale Moor, Red Screes, Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Hartsop above How (12mi 5000ft)

Gill Murray & Clare Ridgley

08:30

Cow Bridge NY402133

09:15

C

Holme Fell, Hodge Close quarry, Cathedral Cave, Colwith Force, Tarn Hows (8.5mi 2700ft)

Please bring headtorch.

John Lloyd

08:30

Glen Mary Bridge NT CP SD321998

09:10

Dates for your diary

18/4/20 (Saturday) Volunteers wanted to support checkpoint on LDWA event from Staveley (See Tony Willey for details)

23/5/20 to 30/5/20 Kendal Fellwalkers week at Lochaber Lodges, near Spean Bridge, Scotland

9/9/20 AGM All members welcome

18/9/20 to 20/9/20 Kendal Fellwalkers weekend in Snowdonia (Glan Dena hut)