Start point: Wythburn (NY 324 136)

Wythburn – High Crag – Nethermost Pike – Helvellyn – Helvellyn Lower Man – Swirls – Wythburn

Distance: 8.2 miles     Total Ascent: 1233 metres     Time Taken: 3 hours 20 minutes

Weather: Misty and murky, valley level. Clear above 700m. 3°C.

The conditions looked right for a temperature inversion today, so I was determined to get high enough to get above the cloud. Thankfully I did and was rewarded with splendid views across the low lying clouds.


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