Start point: New Dungeon Ghyll Car Park (NY 295 064)
New Dungeon Ghyll – Stickle Tarn –Harrison Stickle – Dungeon Ghyll – New Dungeon Ghyll
Distance: 2.8 miles Total Ascent: 635 metres Time Taken: 3 hours Start Time: 09:50
Weather: Freezing cold wind, deep snow drifts. 2oC
The snow in Cumbria has been well documented with plenty being dumped on the coast – inland there is still a lot around but the roads are mainly clear. Up on high, the strong winds have made the snow drifts very deep – waist deep in many places today.