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Crinkle Crags

6 miles (10 km)

Crinkle Crags stands at a height of 859m (2,818ft). Alfred Wainwright described it thus: 'Much too good to be missed ... this is a climb deserving of high priority'.
The walk starts at the car park near the Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel in Great Langdale and heads to Stool End Farm on country lanes. You ascend towards Bowfell passing The Band, White Stones and Earing Crag. You then turn south passing the Three Tarns before you reach Crinkle Crags summit at 859m (2,818ft). There are fabulous views of Great Langdale, Eskdale, Dunnerdale, and the estuaries of the rivers Duddon andEskas they enter theIrish Sea. There is also a very good view ofScafell Pike, which is the parent peak of Crinkle Crags.
You then descend towards Great Knott and Oxendale with views of Oxendale Beck. Shortly after you rejoin the path to the car park and the finish point.

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