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26th December: Boxing Day Walk with Lancaster CTC Section.
Heading along the bridleway from blindloss Farm.
A bit further along the bridleway
Regrouping on Fell Road
Looking back down Fell Road
Heading up the footpath
Looking at the view
Heading towards Barbondale
Heading down fell.
A bit further down the fell.
A bit further down Barbon Low Fell
A view of Barbondale
Heading down to the tarmac.
Walk report by Simeon Orme
A joint party of twenty members from the South Lakes Group and Lancaster CTC section set off from Devils Bridge, Kirby Lonsdale under the leadership of Ray Moss along various paths through High Casterton and then followed the bridleway through Blindloss Farm, then along Fellfoot Lane before turning off on Fell Road. After steep climb up Fell Road, they follow the footpath up to Brownthwaite Pike and stop for lunch by the Cairn.
After lunch the party follow a route around Barbon Low Fell before dropping down to the road near Tuplot Wood, then followed the road down to hamlet of Bellgate, where they follow the footpaths across to Langthwaite, then followed the lanes down into Casterton, where they cross over the A683 and followed the footpath around Casterton hall. Where they crossed back over the A683 and followed the bridleway along Laitha Lane back into Kirkby Lonsdale.
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