7th March 2004

Coniston Old Man from Seathwaite.

 

Walk Overview
Details
Time 08:20 to 13:30
Duration 5 hr 10 min
Distance 9.1 mile
Ascent 3212 ft
Walking with On my own
Route
Seathwaite - Seathwaite Church - Walna Scar Road - Dow Crag - Goat's Hawse - The Old Man of Coniston - Seathwaite Tarn - Seathwaite
 
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Directory places visited
 
 

Starting Point Information Centre
Parking spaces near Seathwaite Church, Duddon Valley

With only enough room for about four cars, this is somewhere that fills up very early in the day. The alternative is to park next to the Newfield Inn found a couple of minutes walk along the road.

Parking is free.

 

Route Map
 
 
Photos

Looking towards the Whitfell range from Walna Scar Road

Scafells from Walna Scar Road

Scafells from Walna Scar Road

Dow Crag

Harter Fell with Sellafield behind from near Dow Crag

Looking down to Goat's Water from near Dow Crag

Dow Crag from Goat's Hawse

Dow Crag and Buck Pike from near The Old Man of Coniston

Buck Pike and Brown Pike from near The Old Man of Coniston

 

Dow Crag and Harter Fell from The Old Man of Coniston summit

Looking towards Leavers Hawse from The Old Man of Coniston summit

Coniston Water and Windermere from The Old Man of Coniston summit

Looking over Coniston Water from The Old Man of Coniston summit

Seathwaite Tarn with Harter Fell behind




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