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Circular 10 mile walk from Nationasl Trust car park over Mellbreak returning by CrumnockWater.

We approached past The Kirkstile, worth returning here to rehydrate afterwrds, and ascended... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
michael g
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Bishop Middleham, United Kingdom
Smaller than some, but it has amazing views

I walked from Lanthwaite Farm, where the No 77 or 77a bus stops (circular bus route Keswick to... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
LydiaCarlisle
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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27 Jun 2018
“Circular 10 mile walk from Nationasl Trust car park over Mellbreak returning by CrumnockWater.”
20 Sep 2017
“Smaller than some, but it has amazing views”
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Mellbreak is a fell or steep hill that offers walking trails with superb views of the western fells and Buttermere village located below.
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

We approached past The Kirkstile, worth returning here to rehydrate afterwrds, and ascended Mellbreak via the scree path, arduous and took us verterans an hour to accomplish, although we did stop to admire the view regularly. Once on the top the views are excellent over...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

I walked from Lanthwaite Farm, where the No 77 or 77a bus stops (circular bus route Keswick to Buttermere). Walking past the farm about 100 metres as if walking away from Mellbreak. You come to a wooden sign post on the left 'Public Bridal way'...More

2  Thank LydiaCarlisle
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This hill is North West of the Buttermere trio and appears to be shunned by many walkers as it is lower than many of the nearby mountains. However, as it is relatively isolated the views from the top (and on the ascent and descent) are...More

1  Thank MerlinsonofOdin
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We did the walk on Mellbreak starting from Kirkstile Inn and doing the steep ascent. This was fine. The views from the top were amazing. It was boggy on the top especially in the saddle between the two peaks. This is around 6 miles circular...More

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