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Wetherlam from Tilberthwaite
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Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - John Paterson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 2020 feet / 612 metres

Grade - moderate

This Lake District walk starts from the former mining centre of Tilberthwaite and climbs via Wetherlam Edge to the summit of Wetherlam. The return route is via Lad Stones and Hole Rake. Views are superb especially from Wetherlamd and the edge offers a little scrambling. 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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