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Ashness Bridge & Grange Fell from Borrowdale
Introduction to Walk 1108

Photo from the walk - Ashness Bridge & Grange Fell from Borrowdale

Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 1370 feet / 415 metres

Grade - moderate

Ashness Bridge and Grange Fell are combined in this Lake District walk from Borrowdale. A classic Lakeland walk concentrating on valleys and villages the route visits Watendlath, a hamlet surrounded by fells and was the last place to get electricity in the Lake District. 

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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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Short Walks in Lakeland Book 3: West Lakeland

Short Walks in Lakeland Book 3: West LakelandThis guidebook contains 50 short half to full-day walks in the western Lake District. Walking areas include Duddon Valley and the Coast, Eskdale, Wasdale, Ennerdale, Lorton Vale, Buttermere and the north-west lakes. Part of a three-volume series focusing on low-level walks (with the occasional peak) between 4 and 8 miles, graded for difficulty.
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