Dockray to Great Dodd

Group: Take a Hike

date
Saturday 14 October, 2017
distance
12.0 miles
grade
Strenuous
starts
09:30
description

This walk is part of the Keswick DIY Weekend

Starting at Dockray we start our ascent to Common Fell and Swinside Knott, we then head to Birkett Fell, Hart Side, White Stones and then Stybarrow Dodd.  From Stybarrow Dodd we continue onto Watson's Dodd and then Great Dodd the highest part of the walk.

From Great Dodd we then drop down to Little Dodd and onto Calfhow Pike depending on the weather we could continue onto Clough Head or shorten the walk by descending to the Old Coach Road.  We this is the home straight and we continue along Old Coach Road into High Row and then back to Dockray along the road

Total ascent 2820ft

starting point
There is limited parking please car share, the parking area is just opposite the telephone box and by the side of the beck on the A5091 Park Brow
starting grid reference
NY392215
post code
CA11 0JY

Start point

There is limited parking please car share, the parking area is just opposite the telephone box and by the side of the beck on the A5091 Park Brow

54.58565, -2.94086

contacts
name
Steve Noble
group
Take a Hike
telephone 1
07958 558722
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