Walk to Wansfell and Stockghyll Force from Ambleside
Short walk up Wansfell from Ambleside
|6 km||496 m||2.5 hours|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: Ambleside
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Summits and Places on this Route
Wansfell Pike Walk0.5km
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Walk to Wansfell and Stockghyll Force from Ambleside Details
This is a short walk from Ambleside to the waterfall at Stockghyll Force before ascending up to the minor summit of Wansfell. There are views aplenty from the summit, even though it is only a minor summit. The views towards Windemere are especially good.
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