Height: 424 metres / 1391 feet Grid reference: NY 42457 23319
Start point: Park Brow (NY 397 205)
Park Brow – Green Hill – Gowbarrow Fell – Great Meldrum (529) – Little Meldrum (530) – Watermillock Fell (531) – Little Mell Fell – Swinburn’s Park – Park Brow
Distance: 8 miles Total Ascent: 770 metres Time Taken: 4 hours 30 minutes
Weather: Overcast and windy. 10ºC.
The brief winter wonderland interlude is over and it seems to have returned to dull and damp weather. It was raining as I set off this morning for a boggy walk over Gowbarrow Park and beyond, but thankfully that soon let up. There was just a little celebration taking place today too…