Saturday 13th July Eycott Hill Level D (Local)

Registration and initial parking in small Cumbria Wildlife Trust car park and then on the grass verge alongside the lane. GridRef 394301, near Berrier, 7 miles W of Penrith along A66, then 2 miles N.

Terrain is undulating open fell with some paths and boardwalks/bridges across the wettest parts.

Important information: There is a gate between the start and the majority of the course - please shut the gate after you. Do not climb walls/fences.

There are some cows with calves on the fell, please do not approach them, they tend to be in the north away from the Novice course. No dogs on courses. You MUST keep off the hayfields near the car park, keep to the track down to the Start.

Cost: Seniors £4, Juniors £2

Starts: 11:00 - 12:00

Courses close: 13:30


Green (challenging navigation) 5.1 km, 170 m climb

Short Green (challenging navigation) 3.4 km, 130 m climb

Novice (easy navigation) 2.1 km, 60 m climb
Orange standard. Mainly on paths and along walls. There are 2 very short legs without either where the next control is easily visible from the previous one.

Map: 1:10000, 5 m contours

Planners: Joan and Mike