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Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast Walk

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Very satisfying experience

My wife and I have just completed the full length Wainwright Coast to Coast from St Bees to Robin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RobWil62
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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
Amazing Hike - 12 days of glorious!!

I just got home from hiking Wainwright's C2C Path. We had wonderful weather, excellent Sherpa van... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
henriettagal
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Greenville, South Carolina
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“lake district” (36 reviews)
“kirkby stephen” (28 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have just completed the full length Wainwright Coast to Coast from St Bees to Robin Hood's Bay walking over 15 days with no rest days. We booked with Packhorse last July and everything was well organised. We found the 15 days...More

1  Thank RobWil62
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just got home from hiking Wainwright's C2C Path. We had wonderful weather, excellent Sherpa van service and my daughter and I shared 13 days together that I will cherish forever. The local people all along the way were welcoming, helpful, and kind. Our Bed...More

1  Thank henriettagal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked this with friends at the end of May, great weather and great walk, but were let down by C2C Packhorse who failed to deliver our bags to Helvellyn YHA. They left the bags at Patterdale YHA because the road to Helvellyn was "too rutted"...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used Packhorse last year to do the first half of C2C and again this year to finish it to Robin Hood's Bay. They really are a great company and could not have had better service in every way on both walks. I had the...More

3  Thank linchandler53
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

We hiked the C2C in late June/early July 2017. Sherpavan was flawless in transporting the luggage among the various wonderful B&B's, Lodges and Inns.

1  Thank Waldodad
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

In August 2017 a friend and I walked the Coast to Coast, supported by C2C Packhorse. It was a fantastic experience of beautiful scenery, great people, lovely villages and pubs, along with some hard but satisfying walking. Thanks to C2C Packhorse for making great B&B...More

7  Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

We thought that we would never be able to walk this as it is very hard, even though our small group of mature ladies are experienced at long distance paths. In September 2016 we walked the first section from St Bees to Haweswater (TripAdvisor review...More

11  Thank LittlePatsy1
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Hello hikers, Just returned from another trip to northern England where I left my heart, with the fabulous c2c and the welcoming B&Bs. I wanted to share some more tips on some of the questions and concerns I had before our first trip and if...More

54  Thank Barb W
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I had previously completed the Kilimanjaro summit trek with Badger Adventures, I had been impressed with how professional and well run the trip was so when I saw they also did Wainwrights Coast to Coast trek myself, my wife and my mother who is 75...More

7  Thank PeterGarrett78
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

After a summer of preparing myself I spent most of September doing the C2C. Although a sole traveler you very soon meet other walkers and establish deep friendships. I was recommended to use Packhorse as they provide secure parking in Kirkby Stephen and transport to...More

10  Thank Tim S
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JypsiJ
May 31, 2018|
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Response from LittlePatsy1 | Reviewed this property |
No - you will find a lot of accommodation closed for the season from mid-October and the days will be too short so you would be walking in the dark on longer days. Also the weather would be challenging and the bogs... More
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SmithFamily319
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Christopher S |
This is a 192 mile walk through open country. The only rest rooms will be trees and bushes unless passing through a town which is not that often
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