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Patterdale

Where to meet: Outside the Patterdale Hotel, Patterdale
Postcode:  CA11 0NL
Grid Reference: NY 397 158 

Directions

From the South Lakes: From the A591 between Ambleside and Windermere turn onto the A592. Follow this road over the Kirkstone Pass descending to Brothers Water. After the road passes a turning to the right, continue past Brothers Water to the village of Patterdale where the Patterdale Hotel will be seen to the left, we will meet outside the Hotel entrance, a pay and display car park is opposite the hotel.

From the North Lakes:
 From the A66 between Keswick and Penrith turn off onto the A592, near the Rheged Centre, signposted to Ullswater, follow this road south along the shore of Ullswater past the villages of Glenridding to Patterdale. The Patterdale Hotel will be seen on the right hand side, we will meet outside the Hotel entrance, a pay and display car park is opposite the hotel.

Bus Services

Glenridding is served by a seasonal bus service from Ambleside and a more regular service from Penrith.

Stagecoach bus timetables can be viewed here


  1. Saint Sundays Crag from Fairfield

    Fairfield from Patterdale

    £25.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 15km / 10 miles
    Ascent: 1070m / 3500ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A long walk with moderate levels of exposure on the descent from Fairfield but wonderful scenery throughout

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  2. Helvellyn & Fairfield from Patterdale

    £25.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 19.5km / 12 miles
    Ascent: 1500m / 5000ft
    Duration: 8 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 8:1

    A wonderful long day in the fells, exposed ridges and rugged scenery throughout

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  3. Fairfield from St Sundays Crag

    Helvellyn & Fairfield from Patterdale: Private Guiding

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 19.5km / 12 miles
    Ascent: 1500m / 5000ft
    Duration: 8 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 8:1

    A wonderful long day in the fells, exposed ridges and rugged scenery throughout

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  4. On the summit of High Street

    High Street from Patterdale

    £25.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 12km / 7.5 miles
    Ascent: 980m / 3200ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A longer walk but easy walking on very good path with good views throughout

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  5. On Pinnacle Ridge

    Pinnacle Ridge

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:

    A long walk with moderate levels of exposure on the descent from Fairfield but wonderful scenery throughout

    Distance: 15km / 10 miles
    Ascent: 1070m / 3500ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1
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  6. Place Fell from Patterdale

    £25.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 7km / 4 miles
    Ascent: 520m / 1800ft
    Duration: 4 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A few steeper slopes and rocky tops with stunning views over Ullswater and Patterdale

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  7. Looking towards St Sundays Crag from Fairfield

    St Sundays Crag from Patterdale

    £25.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 15km / 10 miles
    Ascent: 1070m / 3500ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A long walk with moderate levels of exposure on the descent from Fairfield but wonderful scenery throughout

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  8. Looking towards St Sundays Crag from Fairfield

    St Sundays Crag from Patterdale: Private Guiding

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 15km / 10 miles
    Ascent: 1070m / 3500ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A long walk with moderate levels of exposure on the descent from Fairfield but wonderful scenery throughout

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  9. Caudale Moor from the shores of Ullswater

    The Patterdale Horseshoe

    £30.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: 27km / 17 miles
    Ascent: 2100m / 6900ft
    Duration: 12 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A very challenging day walk over rough ground and plenty of summits

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  10. Ullswater Walking Weekend

    Regular Price: £50.00

    Special Price £45.00

    Difficulty:
    Exposure:
    Distance: Up to 13km / 8 miles per day
    Ascent: Up to 1050m / 3400ft per day
    Duration: 2 Days
    Maximum Group Ratio: 8:1

    Two great days walking above Ullswater, high levels of exposure on the Striding Edge ridge

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