Easy Fell Walk up Ling Fell and Sale Fell
A short walk up two low fells with views over Bassenthwaite.This walk includes the 2 Wainwrights of Ling Fell, Sale Fell
|8.44 km||548 m||3 hours|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: Eskin near Wythop Mill
Cockermouth is the nearest town for any facilities, but there are few villages nearer.
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Easy Fell Walk up Ling Fell and Sale Fell Route Map and GPX Download
We recommend either the Lakeland Fellranger series by Cicerone or the Wainwright’s Illustrated Walking Guides to the Lake District.
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Easy Fell Walk up Ling Fell and Sale Fell Details
Ling Fell and Sale Fell are a pair of small fells overlooking Bassenthwaite in the Lake District’s North Western Fells. With a highest point of 373 m on Ling Fell, this is an ideal lower summit to avoid the clag or when you want an easier summit. These are also an option for when you want a quieter walk, as they’re less popular than walks from the usual honeypots.
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