North Pennine Ridge – North – Hartside Pass to Hallbankgate  No ratings yet.

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Route Summary:

20.9 km 270 m

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

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Remember that we cannot outline every single hazard on a walk – it’s up to you to be safe and competent. Read up on Mountain Safety , Navigation and what equipment you’ll need.

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North Pennine Ridge – North – Hartside Pass to Hallbankgate Details

This is a tough route over the northernmost North Pennine hills of Black Fell and Cold Fell from Hatside Pass. The starting point is 575m high, but you’ll need to organise transport at both ends to complete this route.

You can also start the route at Dufton in order to complete a full traverse of the North Pennine ridge – North Pennine Ridge South – Dufton to Hartside Pass via Cross Fell – ideal for a weekend wild camp, and if you time it right you may even have breakfast at the Hartside Cafe in the morning.

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