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Ullscarf and Watendlath from Stonethwaite
Introduction to Walk 3133

Photo from the walk - Ullscarf and Watendlath from Stonethwaite

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Central Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 2700 feet / 818 metres

Time - 7 hours 40 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

A Lake District walk from Stonethwaite climbing onto Greenup Edge before turning north to Ullscarf. The return route descends to Watendlath past Blea Tarn, before turning west to pass Dock Tarn and a steep descent back to the start. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Ullscarf. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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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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