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Grains Gill, Seathwaite

Grains Gill, Seathwaite

Eskdale

Eskdale

 
 

    Walking Route

    Contact

    Cumbria Tourism

    Address

    Cumbria,
    CA19 1TG

    Details

    An easy scramble at the side of the spectacular Cam Spout Force is combined with a descent down the wild and remote Little Narrowcove to provide a fine crossing of Scafell Pike, England's highest mountain. Access is from the Eskdale side by a steady climb through Upper Eskdale and a traverse past the bogs of the Great Moss.

    Duration: 6 - 7 hours

    Miles: 11

    Detailed route information
    Time/Effort 4 out of 5
    Navigation 4 out of 5
    Technicality 3 out of 5
    Height gain/loss (metres) 920
    OS map OS Landranger 90, OS Outdoor Leisure 6

    Location

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    Map reference: NY 176010  Lat: 54.39776 Long: -3.27068