Steel Fell from the Travellers Rest

Route Summary:

Walk to the lower summit of Steel Fell from Grasmere

Distance
Ascent
Time
7.1 km517 m3 hours

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

Start and Finish: Traveller's Rest PH

Facilities:

Pubs and cafes in Grasmere

Hazards:

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Public Transport: Traveline for UK Public Transport
Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): 

Roadside in Grasmere

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Steel Fell from the Travellers Rest Details

A Lake District walk by Local Expert Dave Chick that ascends the lower central fell of Steel Fell in the Lake District Central Fells.

Starting from the village of Grasmere between Ambleside and Keswick, this is an out and back ascent to Steel Fell, which is 553m in height. We’d class this as one of the easier fell walks in the Lake District, but still covers some rough ground and should be classed as such.

Dave says of the ascent to Steel Fell from Grasmere:

The route to the summit is more or less a straight line, right up a great spur called Cotra Breast which gives a wonderful view down into Dunmail Raise and along the valley into Grasmere

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