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Cow Bridge to Fairfield – 8km Walk and Swim Guide

This is a full day walk or run up to the Fairfield summit and then down again via Grisedale Valley, offering excellent views and the chance to swim in several places. It would be a great walk for those with dogs, they’ll be off the lead almost all the way (except for the last leg back along the road from Patterdale to Cow Bridge. I used the Ordnance Survey Map 0L5 (The English Lakes, North Eastern Area), and its best to take that map; I think it might be frustrating to try to find your way without it. The distance may…