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Ambleside Ale Trail


56 km / 35 miles
This is one of a series of six 'Ale Trails' from the Jennings Brewery. The route of 35 miles starts and finishes at the Inn on The Lake in Glenridding. The route initially heads for Ambleside via Brothers Water and Scandale Pass, then around Loughrigg Fell and on to Elterwater. It then heads for the Langdale Pikes, visiting four summits before following Easedale into Grasmere. Finally the route climbs to Grisedale Hause and heads down Grisedale and back to Glenridding.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Very Challenging
Start and Finish: NY386170 - Inn on the Lake, Glenridding, Cumbria View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Ambleside Ale Trail  (LDWA  - 2010 ) Download File


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Route Profile:

56.0 km (34.8 miles)
2,419 m (7,936 ft) ascent
719 m (2,359 ft)  maximum height

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