Grasmere and Silver Howe
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The way up to Silver Howe is at first easy to follow, but near the top is more difficult. For this reason few ascents are made in mist and most descents are made simply by reversing the outward route. I have suggested a different way down which involves a delicate descent in a scree gully - not dangerous but needing care and preferably using a trekking-pole for more security. There is quite a climb for the distance involved, but it is a worthwhile excursion with good views over the Vale of Grasmere and the surrounding summits.
England - North England - Cumbria - Lake District - South East
Birds, Church, Flowers, Food Shop, Good for Kids, Great Views, Hills or Fells, Lake/Loch, Mountains, Museum, National Trust, Pub, River, Tea Shop, Toilets, Wildlife
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