19 Gorges Gunpowder and Topiary

Walk: Gorges, Gunpowder and Topiary

For: Adults

Duration: 4-5 hours

Distance / Ascent: 10.5miles/17km, 685ft/209m

Grading: Moderate

Description: Down the River Kent to Hawes Bridge with its limestone gorge, then Sedgewick and the gunpowder works by the Force. Through Levens park to Levens Hall. Refreshments can be bought at the Hall. From there the walk returns to Kendal, along the opposite river bank where possible. There is the possibility of public transport back from the Hall.

Meeting Place: The Peace Garden, Abbott Hall Park

Meeting Time: Sunday 13th May at 9:50am for a 10:00am start.

Leader / Organisation: Eddie Harrison and Jean Harrison

Equipment: Stout shoes / boots, waterproof clothing, packed lunch and drinks

Dogs: Yes - if on lead

Max No People: 16

Cost: £3 + fares if using public transport to return.

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