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Address: Patterdale, England
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A Magical Walk, Wainwright's Favourite

This is a truly wonderful hike rising above Ullswater, travelling along a ridge, then returning alongside the Lake.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Widnes, United Kingdom

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is a truly wonderful hike rising above Ullswater, travelling along a ridge, then returning alongside the Lake.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Get the launch from Glenridding to Howtown and enjoy a climb up to Place Fell with amazing views of High Street and Ullswater below you.

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Stratford-upon-avon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Great for a half day walk not too high nor any technical difficulty involved, If you are staying in Patterdale or Glenridding you can walk from your cottage/hotel

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Rome
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a magnificent walk in the Lake District with only minor difficulties along the way starting from Patterdale (a bit steep right before you reach Place Fell). If you decide to continue past the peak and head north pay much attention to the elusive path down to your right. I choose to descend through the northernmost one, which was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Great views, nice people on the fell. Good day out. Take a pack lunch and a camera. It gets steep near the top, but its worth the effort.

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Liverpool, England
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

A good walk but easily accessed along good clear paths when accessed via Boredale Hause. Also Angle Tarn, a short diversion on the way.

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Hucknall, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

excellent views from the top and not too difficult to find the way to the top from patterdale. Not too far from the hotel

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Beautiful views over Ullswater. Observed the Birkett boat race, stunning views of the boats going up and down the lake with full colourful sails. A photographers dream. Stopped for superior hot chocolate and coffees at the farmhouse on way back to Patterdale.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We parked the car in martindale and walked across to place fell,it was a fabulous walks with great views over Ullswater and lots of chances of seeing red deer

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A perfect climb for an over-50s lady. Amazing views. Climb from Howtown and down to Patterdale - there's a wonderful hotel for coffee at the start and then a tea shop at the bottom

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