Hazeldene to Miller Ground

From Bank Road to Miller Ground with beach and pontoons overlooking Lake Windermere and waterfalls at Wynlass Beck and Mill Beck 20 yards up Sherriffs walk.

Technical sheet
No. 3302731
A Windermere walk posted on 27/05/20 by . Update : 23/06/20
Calculated time Calculated time: 1h20[?]
Distance Distance : 2.76mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 112ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 125ft
Highest point Highest point : 295ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 151ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Area Area : Lake District
Location Location : Windermere
Starting point Starting point : N 54.367767° / W 2.915917°
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Description

(D/A) From Bank Road, turn right and right again into Banks Road at the end of the houses on the left turn down the footpath towards the Rugby Club.

(1) At Longlands Road, turn right past the Rugby Pitch and turn left at the footpath sign to Ray Rigg. At Rayrigg Road, turn right and follow the path until you see RayRigg hall.

(2) Take the footpath on your left with a sign to Miller Ground. Cross the field to the gate and you will see the beach and the lake.

(3) Turn right either along the path or beach and you will come to the landing stage where there are seats and pontoons. Carry on through this following the path and you will come to Low Miller Ground where there is a watersports centre. Follow the path around the slate building over the bridge and up alongside the waterfall back up to Rayrigg road.

(4) Turn right and then left into Birthwaite Road. After about 150 yards, there is a metal gate on the right and a footpath. Continue on the footpath until you're back to Longlands Road.

(5) Turn right back towards Bowness. Just before the end of the 'Private Road', you will see a sign on the left for ' Sherriffs walk'. The waterfall is a few yards in on the left and worth a look. Continue back along Longlands Road back to the Rugby club and on to Hazeldene. (D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 256ft - Bank Road
1 : mi 0.08 - alt. 233ft - Longlands Road
2 : mi 0.71 - alt. 197ft - Footpath
3 : mi 0.87 - alt. 161ft - Beach
4 : mi 1.49 - alt. 236ft - Rayrigg Road
5 : mi 2.05 - alt. 276ft - Longlands Road
D/A : mi 2.76 - alt. 256ft - Bank Road

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