Aimed at/grading: Easy/Moderate, for adults and children
Duration/length: Approx 3hours. 5 miles/8 km, height 800 ft/243 metres
This is a circular walk aimed at those interested in the wildlife, and views.
This walk from the centre of Kendal takes us through the site of the original castle to visit an impressive monument and then up onto Scout Scar with its magnificent views of the fells and Kent estuary. Returning back to Kendal Town Hall in time for lunch.
Scout Scar escarpment is a dramatic landscape feature, and vistas of the Lake District Fells are stunning. The area is important for wildlife and is a Site of Special Scientific Interest within the Lake District National Park.
Meeting place Outside Kendal Town Hall
Meeting time 9:50 for 10:00 start.
Leader Kendal Town Council
Need Walking boots, waterproofs and a drink.
Max number of people 20