Lake district: high level and fell walks - wandelgids engeland wandelgids met 30 dagwandelroutes van 7 tot 23 km in de hogere delen van het lake district. De routes zijn ingetekend op topografische kaartjes en uitgebreid beschreven. This guidebook describes 30 graded fell walks on the ridges and high peaks of the english lake district, the uk's most popular national park. Reaching some of england's finest and highest mountain scenery, this guide leads readers to classic horseshoes and traditional ascents as well as lesser-known routes to quieter summits. This guidebook collects the best 30 high fell walks in the lakedistrict. Every route is graded for difficulty and ranges between 7-23km, and includes annotated os maps and variant routes. The walks are divided into 6 sections according to where walkers can start: the keswick area, borrowdale and buttermere, the western valleys, coniston and langdale, ambleside, grasmere and windermere, or ullswater. The walks combine lakeland classics with lesser-known adventures. From classic horseshoes, such as the newlands round and the fairfield horseshoe, and traditional ascents of england's most iconic mountains, including its highest peaks scafell pike, scafell, helvellyn and skiddaw, to routes onto some of the quieter summits including gray crag and beda fell, or quieter routes onto popular fells including blencathra and red screes, the walks in this guide comprise all the best high-level fell walks to be had in england's largest, and beloved national park. Covering both rocky terrain and grassy hills, with occasional boggy ground, most of the paths are relatively easy-to-follow in clear conditions, but may require good navigational skills when the clouds roll in. The guidebook also includes information to enhance your walking, from historical, geological and wildlife detail, to advice on travelling to and around the lakedistrict, and how to best prepare for an excellent day out on the fells.
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