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Where to meet: Orthwaite, near Bassenthwaite
Postcode:  CA7 1HL
Grid Reference: NY 252 337 


Follow the A591 road north from Keswick, crossing the A66 at the roundabout and follow until just past the Ravenstone Hotel, turn right here on a minor road, signposted to Orthwaite.
Continue on this road, passing Peter House Farm to Orthwaite. We will meet by the gate approx. 500m south of the village at the end of the

Bus Services

There is no bus service at Orthwaite.

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  1. Great Scafell from Great Cockup

    Great Calva & the Northern Fells


    Distance: 14km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 830m / 2700ft
    Duration: 6 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    Mostly easy walking, grassy underfoot with no real exposure, good views from an unusual angle

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