Easy Fell Walk up Ling Fell and Sale Fell
A short walk up two low fells with views over Bassenthwaite.
|8.4 km||547 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.
Check out the businesses nearby for more places to stay and drink.
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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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