Wasdale

posted 5 Jun 2012, 02:58 by Dave Austin   [ updated 11 Aug 2012, 00:09 by Dave Austin ]
Category: AL
Distance: 34.7km / 21.7miles
Ascent: 2,600m / 8,500ft

Description:
The Wasdale Fell Race is a classic Lake District fell race. A circular course that traverses around Wast Water before heading for some classic summits including Great Gable and Scafell Pike.

Registration:
At the finish field, Grid reference 184 073

Kit Requirements:
Full kit is mandatory.

Parking:
Parking is available at the National Trust car park (or camp site if camping).

Camping:
Camping is available at the National Trust camp site at Wasdale Head.
Note, the facilities at the camp site are only available to those paying for camping.

Route Card:
 
CP
 
Grid Ref

Name
Split
Distance
Split
Ascent

Cut-Off
 Start

   
1151 035
Whin Rigg
kmm
1:00
2
140 084
Seatallen
km
m
 2:25
3
171 121
Pillar
km
m
 3:25
4
211 103
Great Gable
km
m
 4:30
5
235 083
Eask Hause shelter
km
m
-
6
215 072
Scafell Pike
km
m
-
7193 075
Lingmell Nose Wall
km
m
-
 Finish184 073

kmm
-
  Totals
34.7km
2,600m 
Note, the route across the valley bottom between check points 1 & 2 is flagged. All runners must follow the marked route.

GPS File:
Available (see bottom of the post to download).
Note, this is an approximate route file only, not a gps track.

Route map:

Wasdale


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2012 Wasdale Fell Race (approximate route).gpx
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Dave Austin,
5 Jun 2012, 02:58
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