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Carlin Gill

A sunny, but rather chilly and breezy morning as I arrived in the Howgills for an early start and an ascent of Carlin Gill. The scramble up the side of The Spout was excellent, easier than I expected and over far too quickly. I cut the walk short at Breaks Head as I found all enthusiasm disappear - not sure why, but my heart wasn't in it, despite the superb blue skies.

Walk Details

Date: 2013-06-01

Start: Carlingill Bridge    Finish: Carlingill Bridge

Distance: 6.4 mls, 10.30 km

Height Gain: 2100 ft, 640.1 m

Start Time: 07:05    End Time: 10:05

Duration: 03:00

Ave Speed: 2.1 mph

Region: Howgill Fells

Route Description: Carlingill Bridge, Carlin Gill, The Spout, Blakethwaite Bottom, Docker Knott, Breaks Head, Fell Head, Linghaw, Back Balk, Carlingill Bridge

Parking Grid Ref: SD 62415 99567

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Walking with: Alone

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Hills on this Walk

2754 - Fell Head (2100 ft)

3609 - Linghaw (1636 ft)

7880 - Docker Knott (1739 ft)

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Walk Name: Bleaklow & Cock Hill

Date: 2013-05-27
Distance: 10.0 mls, 16.09 km
Height Gain: 1800 ft, 548.6 m

Next Walk

Walk Name: Settle to Skipton

Date: 2013-06-08
Distance: 19.3 mls, 31.06 km
Height Gain: 2500 ft, 762.0 m