19 Gorges Gunpowder and Topiary

Festivals |
13th May 2018

Walk: Gorges, Gunpowder and Topiary
For: Adults
Duration: 4-5 hours
Distance / Ascent: 10.5miles/17km, 685ft/209m
Grading: Moderate
Description: Down the River Kent to Hawes Bridge with its limestone gorge, then Sedgewick and the gunpowder works by the Force. Through Levens park to Levens Hall. Refreshments can be bought at the Hall. From there the walk returns to Kendal, along the opposite river bank where possible. There is the possibility of public transport back from the Hall.
Meeting Place: The Peace Garden, Abbott Hall Park
Meeting Time: Sunday 13th May at 9:50am for a 10:00am start.
Leader / Organisation: Eddie Harrison and Jean Harrison
Equipment: Stout shoes / boots, waterproof clothing, packed lunch and drinks
Dogs: Yes – if on lead
Max No People: 16
Cost: £3 + fares if using public transport to return.


13th May 2018

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