Outdoor Adventures

1-day Guided Mountain Walks Helvellyn & Striding Edge, Lake District

With Mark Reid author of ‘The Inn Way’ guidebooks & Mountain Leader

Walk to the summit of Helvellyn (950m) via the famous aretes of Striding Edge and Swirral Edge

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Reach the summit of Helvellyn – one of England’s best loved mountains – with an experienced Mountain Leader. The walk will take in the classic aretes of Striding Edge and Swirral Edge, following one of England’s finest mountain horseshoe walks to the summit of Helvellyn.

Experience the thrill of the mountains, with spectacular views, dramatic landscapes and a real sense of achievement as you reach the summit.

  • Experience the thrill of the mountains
  • Walk in confidence with a Mountain Leader
  • Learn new mountain skills along the way
  • Small group sizes (max. 6 per walk)
  • Enjoy a full day’s walking along a classic mountain route
OUTLINE OF THE DAY

9:30am: Meet at Glenridding to discuss the day ahead
10am – 5pm: Full day’s mountain walk to the summit of Helvellyn, England’s 3rd highest mountain, via Striding Edge and Swirral Edge (approx. 10 miles)
5pm: Head to a local pub to recount the day’s adventures!

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Please provide a packed lunch and your own walking boots. Mark will provide all other necessary mountaineering equipment. The walks do NOT include climbing or the planned use of ropes.
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