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Crossroads on the Fells

I made my ascent starting at the Old Man of Coniston and worked my way across to Swirl How. A... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2015
arizona223
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Port Orchard, Washington
Go up in the mist

We climb from Tiberthwaite going up Wetherlam first by Wetherlam edge and then up an onto Swirl How... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2014
johnahall
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 Feb 2015
“Crossroads on the Fells”
17 Jun 2014
“Go up in the mist”
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Coniston, England
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Reviewed 4 February 2015

I made my ascent starting at the Old Man of Coniston and worked my way across to Swirl How. A wonderful experience with good views in most directions. I stopped for a rest here and during the short time there I met people walking up...More

2  Thank arizona223
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We climb from Tiberthwaite going up Wetherlam first by Wetherlam edge and then up an onto Swirl How then Great Carrs and down into the green burn Valley. The mist made the easy rocky areas more impressive and it is always fun when it swirls...More

1  Thank johnahall
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Ascent via Levers Water and Prison Band gives an easy but entertaining scramble, and you can easily carry on along the ridge to the Old Man

1  Thank John S
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