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Seferix

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TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« on: 12:57:20, 01/03/18 »
Today we walked up to Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere. It has been a few years since I was last up here and even though they are quite low and grassy they are lovely fells to walk.

Distance: 10.6km (6.58 Miles)
Ascent: 529m (1736ft)
Time: 4 Hours 7 Minutes

Full Report Here: http://www.lakedistrict-walks.co.uk/2018/January/30.01.2018_Kentmere.html



Shipman Knotts over Kentmere, the church at the bottom is where I parked today.



Kentmere Tarn.



A view of Windermere from the steep ascent up to Capple Howe.



From Capple How its a simple grassy walk to Sour Howes.



The summit of Sour Howes. No cairn on this one.



The path follows the wall to Sallows.



The summit of Sallows with Sour Howes behind.


Thank you for looking! :)
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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #1 on: 19:52:37, 01/03/18 »
Great report and pics  O0 The shot inside the cave was pretty gruesome  :o
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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #2 on: 19:56:31, 01/03/18 »
Great photos Seferix, I've only done them going up from the other side.
Over hill, over dale. Thorough brush, thorough brier....
I do wander every where

Seferix

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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #3 on: 18:30:22, 02/03/18 »
Great photos Seferix, I've only done them going up from the other side.


Me too which is why I thought I would give it a go from Kentmere. Was a really nice walk!
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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #4 on: 00:45:54, 05/03/18 »
Nice TR Seferix and some superb phots.

I always feel very over-whelmed by Sour Howes from the car park at Troutbeck.

Cheers
Lee

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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #5 on: 09:14:50, 06/03/18 »
Looks like a enjoyable and peaceful walk, Seferix.  :)


I especially liked the photo of the view down Kentmere (on the blog).  O0

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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #6 on: 08:36:00, 07/03/18 »
Nice photos as always O0
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Re: TR - Sour Howes and Sallows from Kentmere
« Reply #7 on: 15:09:07, 08/03/18 »
Thanks for all the lovely comments :)
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