Blencathra & Sharp Edge

£39.00 6 hours

*Please Note: Minimum/Maximum number of participants may apply to some activities. For short notice availability or if you are unable to select the numbers of places for this event that you require, please call us or get in touch via our Contact page to discuss other alternatives.

Description

Join us and other like-minded individuals on our guided walk ‘Blencathra and Sharp Edge’. Blencathra well known as being a mountaineers favourite Lakeland fell/ mountain. Sharp Edge is severe mountain ridge with breath taking views, but don’t under estimate it. If you aren’t an avid hill walker we highly recommend you book onto our guided walk. Enjoy it knowing you are in good hands.

The summits we take in on this walk are:

• Blencathra 869 metres / 2848 feet
• Mungrisdale Common 633 metres / 2077 feet

Where to meet?

Threlkeld
CA12 4SQ
We meet outside the Horse and Farrier Pub, please do not park here, please use the other car parks within the village.

What do I need to bring?

Once you’ve booked you will receive a recommended kit list. The main items though are:
• Waterproof jacket and trousers
• Walking boots
• Lunch (picnic style, no alcohol)
• Water (1L minimum)
• Backpack (to carry lunch etc
• Any personal medication (such as inhaler)
• Hat and gloves

The walks are limited to eight people due to climbing sharp edge and are sold on a first come first serve basis. If the day we have selected each month doesn’t work for you or you’d like a private guided walk, please get in touch.

With the severity of sharp edge we will only climb it in dry conditions and our guides will make the judgement on the day, we may do an alternative route such as Hall’s Fell Ridge.