A fine anticlockwise exploration of the head of Little Langdale, passing Blea Tarn before falling to round Little Langdale Tarn and make high return along Lingmoor’s fell wall. Castle Howe, Fell Foot’s Viking Ting Mound, Hall Garth, Slaters Bridge, High Birk Howe Farm, Dale End Farm, The Bield and The Busk are all passed along with features of some 7,000 years of man’s involvement with the landscape. Stunning natural scenery throughout. (1.5mb) 13 Pages.
TIME: 3 hours
DIFFICULTY: Easy though making descent and ascent (some 700m combined)
START & FINISH: National Trust car park at Blea Tarn (300044)
ALTERNATIVE START: Limited parking in the centre of Little Langdale
MAPS: OS L90 or OL6 + OL7
HOSTELRIES: Nearest are Three Shires Inn and Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel