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Hazelhurst Fell, Fair Snape Fell and Parlick
Introduction to Walk 1670

Photo from the walk - Hazelhurst Fell, Fair Snape Fell and Parlick

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - moderate

This Forest of Bowland offers some of the finest walking in Lancashire. However some of the moorland sections can be quite boggy after rain. A good sense of direction is required certainly during the first section of this walk. Refreshments are not available during this walk so make sure you take food and water.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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

Walks in the Forest of Bowland

Walks in the Forest of BowlandGuide to walks in the Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, northern England, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 30 hand drawn routes throughout the Forest including the gentle foothills in the south and north, on top of the moors and in the valleys.
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