Lingmell via the Corridor Route

Start point: Wasdale Head (NY 186 084)

Wasdale Head – Moses Trod – Corridor Route – Lambfoot Dub – Lingmell Col – Lingmell – Wasdale Head

Distance: 6.4 miles     Total Ascent: 866 metres     Time Taken: 3 hours 30 minutes     Start Time: 07:30

Weather: Rain, strong wind. 10C

The forecast was looking good for this morning but when I pitched up at Wasdale Head at first light it looked anything but. The wind was fierce and the rain driving by the time I got to Sty Head. I made my first objective which was Lambfoot Dub, a small  and remote tarn which nestles below Great End. The second objective was Scafell Pike but that went by the wayside in the end. Read on to see why…


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