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“climb to the heavens”
Review of Wrynose Pass

Wrynose Pass
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$206.56*
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Private Tour of the Lake District from Windermere
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$62.51*
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High Adventure Day Tour from Keswick
Ranked #1 of 11 things to do in Eskdale
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

travel to eskdale then take the road to the hard knott pass and onto wrynose pass.climb 30% assents around narrow hairpin bends to the top of the world for some of the most stunning views this country has to offer.if you come to the lakes this is something you must do.

Thank John R
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Reviewed July 15, 2013

I can only say, not for the faint hearted. The views are superb but its a bit hairy and I am pleased that I was not driving. You need to be aware of traffic coming in the opposite direction and drive sensibly.

Thank Janet F
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Reviewed July 15, 2013

A lengthy hair-raising, hilly, twisting road with incredible views. Drivers were courteous and there are passing places in several of the particulary narrow stretches. Not to be missed, especally on a clear day when the stunning stretch on for miles and miles.

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Reviewed July 5, 2013

These passes are a fantastic motoring experience even though we did this one in pouring rain and in competitiion with a lot of cyclists. The views are quite amazing and the twists and gradients which challenge the cyclist are just as challenging for a car. Would love to do it again in the other direction!

1  Thank Frances S
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Reviewed June 20, 2013

Daunting from the bottom, magnificent views from the top. Do not be put off by the apparently impassible view from the bottom. Take it steady using the passing places sensibly and give way to those on the ascent. You will have a sense of achievement once you get down the other side. Enjoy!

1  Thank JTG21
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