Sharp Edge & Halls Fell

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Winter
No sun
Uphill
60 mins

NY 323277 650m NE Facing. The altitude given is for the base of Sharp Edge. The traverse of Sharp Edge and Hallsfell Ridge gives a classic outing on the winter fells. A range of conditions can be encountered. Approach: Park at GR.348273 and ascend Mousthwaite comb before heading up scales beck which can give a bit of an icy scramble to Scales tarn and Sharp Edge. Descent: After descending Halls fell contour back to Doddick farm and join the A66.

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Sharp Edge / Halls Fell traverse Top 50
The best traverse is to go up Sharp Edge and down Halls Fell although each ridge can be ascended in their own right. The grade...
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Blunt Gully
60m. On the North side of Sharp Edge ascend the gully to gain Sharp Edge where it steepens.
 
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