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Old Dungeon Ghyll to Ambleside, The Lakes

7th October 2013

10-mile walk with 1,500 feet of ascent taking around 6 hours
  Garmin GPS Data  
  Distance 10.25 miles  
  Time Elapsed 6 hours 6 minutes  
  Time Moving 3 hours 59 minutes  
  Elevation Gain 1,510 feet  
  Elevation Loss 1,520 feet  
  Minimum Elevation 157 feet  
  Maximum Elevation 1,119 feet  



We took the 516 bus from Ambleside, departing 09-30 hrs and arrived at the Old Dungeon Ghyll at 10 a.m. After a leisurely walk down Great Langdale we stopped at Skelwith Bridge for lunch beside the waterfalls. Sue took the bus back to Ambleside from Skelwith Bridge, leaving the mountain goats to go back via Loughrigg Fell.


Arriving at the Old Dungeon Ghyll

Tony, Tony, Jim, Lesley, Jane, Sue, Pam & Glenn



Looking towards The Band

Looking down Great Langdale






Looking back towards The Langdales

The waterfalls at Skelwith Bridge

Looking across to Loughrigg Fell

Looking back to The Langdales over Loughrigg Tarn


View over Loughrigg towards Windermere

Atop Loughrigg Fell