Helvellyn – Via Striding Edge


Fancy getting your adrenalin pumping? Want to try a knife edge ridge walk? Then look no further….

Helvellyn’s notorious Striding & Swirral Edge has charm and the danger to make this one exciting day out. Join us on a horseshoe trip around Helvellyn’s Cwn & Red Tarn. Starting from Patterdale we will trek up to the Hole In The Wall and then start our traverse up to the summit of England’s 4th highest mountain. On our way back to Patterdale you’ll also summit of Catstycam where you’ll enjoy fantastic and well earned views of Ullswater (weather permitting of course), our route back will take us across country and away from the paths.

Your guide will provide information as to Helvellyn’s geology, flora & fauna and how the Cwm was formed some 10,000 years ago during the UK’s last ice age .

Difficulty: Medium+

Detailed information about your chosen walk will be emailed to you once your place has been confirmed and we have received your payment. Your booklet will include meeting place, suggestions for parking, start and finish times, kit list and anything else that maybe relevant for your mountain day.

Click here for a glance at what you’ll be required to bring with you on your mountain day.

So why not book with us today and experience a day that you’ll remember forever! To book your mountain day, simply click the link below and get in touch for availability…