Whitbarrow Scar and Lord’s Seat

Name of walk Whitbarrow Scar and Lord's Seat
Date of walk 2006-11-07

Today Ged, Kas and me went to Mill Side at Witherslack to climb up to Whitbarrow Scar for the walk to Lord’s Seat. A walk of about five miles. We parked on the roadside at Mill Side. Not much of a view today, a lot of low cloud. The walk is on page 36 of the Wainwright Outlying Fells Book.

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View out to the A590 from the top of the Whitbarrowescarpment. Not much in the way of views today.

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Ged at the first of the cairns.

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The route up to Lord's Seat.

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Looking back.

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Ged at the cairn on Lord's Seat, a memorial to Canon Hervey, founder of the Lake District Naturalist's Trust.

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Lunch time!

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Walking along the limestone escarpment of Whitbarrow Scar.

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Heading into the woods.

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Heading back to Mill Side.

A good little walk for a spare three hours.

Jo.

 

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