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Wetherlam and The Carrs from Little Langdale
Introduction to Walk 1134

Photo from the walk - Wetherlam and The Carrs from Little Langdale

Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 10.8 miles / 17.5 km

Ascent - 3010 feet / 912 metres

Grade - mod/hard

This Lake District walk includes Wetherlam, Black Sails, Swirl How and Great Carrs. The route to Wetherlam's summit includes the excellent scramble up Wetherlam Edge, which can be made as easy or difficult as you wish. As with many Lake District walks the scenic interest is high and the walking of a high quality. 

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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.

Recommended Reading

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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