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Named discs (yellow/green)Lunesdale Walk

Cumbria, Lancashire

59 km / 37 miles
From Carnforth the Lancaster Canal is followed to Capernwray, where the route traces a figure-of-eight line through Swarthdale, Melling, Roeburndale, Hornby, Arkholme and back to Capernwray and the finish. The crossing-over point is at Loyn Bridge on the River Lune near to Hornby.


Waymark: Named discs (yellow/green)
Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: Named discs (yellow/green)
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start and Finish: SD497707 - Carnforth Railway Station, Lancashire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Visit Lancashire - Lunesdale Walk


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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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Route Profile:

60.3 km (37.5 miles)
1,009 m (3,310 ft) ascent
209 m (686 ft)  maximum height

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