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Parking spaces, Gutherscale (below Cat Bells)

A convenient car park for an ascent of Cat Bells, and access into both Newlands Valley and Borrowdale, but be warned, if you try to park here in the middle of the day it's doubtful that you'll get a space.

On a positive note, parking is free.


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The number of walks to choose from is 17

19th February 2017
  Cat Bells and part of Derwent Water 4.3 mile about 1400 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate -path above Fellside & Brackenburn - Derwent Water Shore path - Haws End Outdoor Centre - Gutherscale
 

5th March 2016
  A Newlands horseshoe - Cat Bell to Ard Crags 14 mile 5200 ft or there abouts
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Bull Crag - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dale Head Tarn - Dale Head - Hindscarth Edge - Hindscarth - Littledale Edge - Robinson - Buttermere Moss - above Moss Force - Newlands Hause - Knott Rigg - Ard Crags - Aikin Knott - Birk Rigg - Birkrigg - road to Stair - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

2nd March 2013
  Cat Bells, Maiden Moor and High Spy 9.5 mile 2800 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgil Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Rigghead Quarries - Tongue Gill - Broadslack Gill - Grange - Derwent Water - path on side of Cat Bells - Gutherscale
 

27th October 2012
  A Newlands Round - Cat Bells to Robinson 12.3 mile 4100 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dalehead Tarn - Dale Head - Hindscarth Edge - Hindscarth - Littledale Edge - Robinson - Little Dale - Scope Beck Tarn - Low High Snab - Newlands Church - Little Town - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

28th September 2011
  A Borrowdale walkabout 14.5 mile 2500 ft
Gutherscale - Side of Cat Bells - Manesty - Grange - Allerdale Ramble - Seatoller - Stonethwaite - Rosthwaite - Puddingstone Bank - Watendlath - Watendlath Beck - High Lodore - Derwent Water - Great Bay - shore line footpath to Hawes End - Gutherscale
 

7th May 2011
  10 years in the making ---- an OFC celebration walk 4.1 mile 1200 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - road from Manesty back to the car
 

4th August 2010
  An evening walk through Newlands Valley 4 mile 300 ft
Gutherscale - below Cat Bells - Yewthwaite Gill - Little Town - Chapel Bridge - Rigg Beck - Stair - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

5th February 2010
  I just fancied a walk up Cat Bells 3.6 mile 1360 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Allerdale Ramble route back to Gutherscale
 

2nd July 2009
  An evening with Cat Bells to myself 3.1 mile 1100 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Yewthwaite Gill - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

3rd June 2008
  An evening on Cat Bells 2.7 mile 1100 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Mart Bield - track above Newlands Valley - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

26th December 2007
  Boxing day on Cat Bells 3.6 mile 1513 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Allerdale Ramble - Gutherscale
 

1st July 2007
  Coat on, coat off, coat on - showers on Cat Bells and Maiden Moor 5.1 mile 2180 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Yewthwaite Comb - Maiden Moor - Hause Gate - Allerdale Ramble - Gutherscale
 

27th June 2006
  An evening walk up Cat Bells 3.4 mile 1224 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Hause Gate - Yewthwaite Gill - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

7th February 2006
  Rain and strong winds on the High Spy ridge. 9 mile 2740 ft
Gutherscale - Cat Bells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dalehead Tarn - Newlands Beck - Little Town - Gutherscale
 

13th December 2005
  Cat Bells and Newlands Valley 4.2 mile 1335 ft
Gutherscale - Cat Bells - Newlands Church - Little Town - Ghyll Bank - Gutherscale
 

7th May 2005
  Cat Bells to High Spy - and a long walk back. 9.6 mile 2149 ft
Gutherscale - Cat Bells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Dale Head Tarn - Rigghead Quarries - Grange - Road back to Gutherscale
 

17th April 2004
  Cat Bells, Maiden Moor, High Spy, some tarns and a waterfall. 9.1 mile 2756 ft
Gutherscale - Cat Bells - Maiden Moor - High Spy - Launchy Tarn - Dale Head Tarn - Waterfalls - Castle Nook Mine (disused) - Goldscope Lead Mines (disused) - Little Town - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

 



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