9 Hills east of staveley

Walk: The Hills east of Staveley.

For: Adults and children.

Duration: 3 hours.

Distance / Ascent: 6.5miles/10.5km, 1000ft/305m.

Grading: Moderate.

Description: The walk ascends to above Plantation Bridge, descends to a pretty stretch of the River Kent at Cowan Head and then explores the hilly countryside to the east of Staveley.

Meeting Place: Staveley Mill Yard (see start locations). The 555 service departs Kendal Bus Station at 9:40am. The time to be confirmed when the summer timetables are issued.

Meeting Time: Saturday at 10:00am.

Leader / Organisation: John Edmondson.

Equipment: Stout shoes or boots, warm and waterproof clothing, packed lunch and drink.

Dogs: Yes - if on a lead.

Max No People: 25-30.

Cost: Free.