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Three Rings of Shap - Ring 2 Lyvennet, Leith and Lowther


39 km / 24 miles
Ring 2 LYVENNET, LEITH & LOWTHER (24 miles) is a fine low-level journey through farm and parkland visiting the quiet Westmorland villages of Reagill, Morland, Hackthorpe & Bampton Grange and providing an intimate view of the three eponymous and little known rivers. Even on its own this walk is no pushover.

The route is one of the Three Rings of Shap, three separate circular routes each starting at Shap village. The routes visit remote moorlands and navigational skills are required.

A route description is available for download from the main Three Rings page. The route description covers all three Rings.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start and Finish: NY563151 - Shap, Cumbria View on StreetMap


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 90, 91
OS Landranger Active 90, 91
OS Explorer 5, 19, 31
OS Explorer Active 5, 19, 31

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
< 1 km
16 km
Bunk House
< 1 km
39 km

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Route Profile:

38.9 km (24.2 miles)
624 m (2,047 ft) ascent
350 m (1,148 ft)  maximum height

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