11 Whitbarrow Scar
Walk: A fine ridge walk with views over the Lakeland Fells, the Howgills, Ingleborough and Morecambe Bay.
For: Adults and children of any age.
Duration: 4 hours including travel.
Distance / Ascent: 5.2miles/8.3km, 1000ft/305m.
Grading: Moderate and care needed in places.
Description: A fine ridge walk with views over the Lakeland Fells, the Howgills, Ingleborough and Morecambe Bay.
A climb through woodland to a long open ridge with limestone pavement.
Return via an excellent viewpoint and Site of Special Scientific Interest with a dramatic rock face.
Meeting Place: Kendal Town Hall for mini bus / Ravens Lodge (see start locations) for self drive walkers.
Meeting Time: Sunday at 10:00am for a 10:15am start from the Town Hall / 10:30am at Ravens Lodge.
Leader / Organisation: John Watson / South Lakes Walking Club.
Equipment: Walking boots, packed lunch or snacks, drinks.
Dogs: Yes - on a lead.
Max No People: 14.