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Limestone Link (Cumbria)


21 km / 13 miles
The Link runs across the limestone country of South Cumbria with its nationally important flora, through the low wooded hills of the Arnside area, across the flat open mosses between Hale and Holme, and over the rocky fells of Clawthorpe and Hutton Roof.

A leaflet with sketch maps is available as a download for this walk from the link below.


Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: Named discs
Attributes: Challenging
Start: SD463782 - Arnside, Cumbria View on StreetMap
Finish: SD615782 - Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Limestone Link - Leaflet  (Lancaster Group Ramblers  - 2015 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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19.0 km (11.8 miles)
408 m (1,339 ft) ascent
230 m (755 ft)  maximum height

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