Walk Name: Uldale Head and Simon's Seat

Walk Details

Date: 2012-03-10
From: Carlingill Bridge    To: Carlingill Bridge
Distance: 10.4 mls, 16.74 km
Height Gain: 3100 ft, 944.9 m

Parking at: SD 62425 99557
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Route Description: Carlingill Bridge, Carlin Gill Small Gill, Blakethwaite Bottom, Uldale Head, Hand Lake, Middleton, Simons Seat, Wethercalf Moss, Breaks Head, Fell Head, Knowles, Gibbet Hill, Carlingill Bridge

Start Time: 07:30    End Time: 12:40    Duration: 05:10
Ave Speed: 2.0 mph

Region: Howgill Fells
Notes: Wow! Oww, that one hurt. Biggest height gain of the year and only had intermittent views until nearly finished. Warm for most of the day, very wet underfoot and low cloud, but no rain. The final two or three hills were really hard work and I had to slow to a crawl to finish them.

Walking with: Alone

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Hills on this Walk

2754 - Fell Head (2099 ft, 639.90 m) - (Sim,Hew,N)

3579 - Simon's Seat (1926 ft, 587.00 m) - (5)

3597 - Uldale Head (1745 ft, 532.00 m) - (Hu,5)

3608 - Hand Lake (1639 ft, 499.60 m) - (4)

3609 - Linghaw (1636 ft, 498.80 m) - (4)

Trig Points on this Walk

TP4812 - Middleton - (Pillar in Good condition)

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