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Limestone Link (Cumbria)

21 km / 13 miles

The Link runs across the limestone country of South Cumbria with its nationally important flora, through the low wooded hills of the Arnside area, across the flat open mosses between Hale and Holme, and over the rocky fells of Clawthorpe and Hutton Roof.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named discs  
Attributes: Easy; Moorland
SD461788 - Arnside, Cumbria
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SD615782 - Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria
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Web Sites: GPS Routes - Limestone Link - Cumbria

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Leaflet: Limestone Link (South Lakeland District Council - 1994)


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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 97
OS Landranger Active: 97
OS Explorer: 27
OS Explorer Active: 27

Group Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation: Arnside YHA, Arnside, Carnforth, Lancashire 1 Km
Bunk House: High House < 1 Km

Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Cumbria Coastal Way; Lune Valley Ramble
Other Paths: Bay to Bay Walks; Fairtrade Way; Furness Way; Grassington to West Coast Walk; Lancashire Monastic Way Cockerham Priory to Furness Abbey; Lancashire-Lakeland Link; Lancaster Canal; One Week Coast to Coast Trek; Red Rose Trail; Rucksack and Rail; Thirlmere Way; Tops of the North (Three Shire Heads to Carlisle); Wainwrights Way; Westmorland Heritage Walk; Westmorland Way; Woodland, Sea and Wildlife
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Route Profile:

19.7 Km (12.2 miles)
449 m (1,473 ft) ascent
230 m (755 ft)  maximum height