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A Mountain for Mountaineers - Helvellyn and Fairfield Horseshoe

Car based walk with Pete Dolan.

13.0 mi

1600m

A long, challenging walk, taking in 6 'Wainwrights' along with a very steep almost-scramble up onto Helvellyn along Swirral Edge and a steep climb up loose scree onto Fairfield from Grisedale Tarn.

Meet & Travel arrangements - Car Sharing

For car share walks, we meet at a convenient Manchester location and drive to the walk start using as few cars as possible. This keeps fuel costs and emissions down. Passengers please remember to contribute towards fuel costs at the end of the day.
Itinerary is below - click links for map and further information.

08:45: Meet at Ferguson House, 11 Blackfriars Road, Salford for lift share organising.

09:00: Cars will leave for the walk start (Patterdale public car park).

11:15: Walk starts at Patterdale public car park.

If you are driving, please make every effort to attend the Ferguson House, 11 Blackfriars Road, Salford meet point as some people may depend on a lift to get to the walk start. For further information, email walks@madwalkers.org.uk, especially if you intend to drive there directly.

Waypoints: Patterdale car park, Hole in the Wall, Swirral Edge, Helvellyn, High Crag, Dollywaggon Pike, Fairfield, St Sunday Crag.

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Car parking cost £4.50.   Toilets / Shop at walk start. 

12-8-2012 08:45 12-8-2012 20:00:00 Europe/London A Mountain for Mountaineers - Helvellyn and Fairfield Horseshoe Patterdale public car park MAD Walkers
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