Lake District Climbs and Scrambles : Mountaineering Days Out on the Lakeland Fells Paperback
Lake District Climbs and Scrambles combines the best scrambles and easy climbs in the Lake District with great walking loops to give twenty superb 'mountaineering' days out on the Cumbrian fells.Each route runs from valley floor to mountain top, with the ascent - and often descent - made via a classic scramble or climb.
Scrambles at grades 1 to 3+ tackle ghylls, ridges and crags, with Lake District classics such as Jack's Rake and Sharp Edge sitting alongside lesser-known gems like Sourmilk Gill and Crenation Ridge.
Climbs up to Severe include some of the best loved easy routes in the Lake District, like C Ordinary and Corvus. And while walking to and from the climbs and scrambles you'll explore valleys like Wasdale and Deepdale, and reach the high tops of Scafell and Blencathra.Researched and written by local author and mountaineer Stephen Goodwin, the routes feature Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps, photo topos and easy-to-follow directions, along with route profiles and local information.
Also included is a detailed appendix, to ensure that you have a fun and successful day out.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, colour photographs, topos and maps
- Publisher: Vertebrate Graphics Ltd
- Publication Date: 16/04/2015
- Category: Walking, hiking, trekking
- ISBN: 9781910240021