St Patrick's Church Patterdale.
0.00km - Stand at the main entrance to the Tourist Information Centre (Moot Hall) and BEAR LEFT between the bakery and the pub onto Station Street. TURN LEFT and follow Station Road down over the bridge to Brunholme Road. TURN RIGHT and continue until the railway bridge over the road.
0.85km - Immediately under the bridge TURN RIGHT up the steps then BEAR LEFT onto the old railway line and carry STRAIGHT ON.
1.50km - Just before the bridge BEAR RIGHT at the blue cycle way sign up the gravel path. Go through the gate and TURN RIGHT up the tarmac road following the signs to the Castlerigg Stone Circle.
1.70km - On the bend BEAR LEFT then almost immediately BEAR RIGHT up Eleven Trees Road following the brown sign to the Castlerigg Stone Circle.
3.10km - Just past the climbing centre TURN RIGHT through the gate at the signpost to High Rest. Go STRAIGHT ON over fields towards the right side of a small wood and continue on through the farm yard.
4.10km - At the cattle grid BEAR LEFT at the signpost to St John's.in the Vale and follow the path to the main road.
4.20km - At the main road TURN LEFT and almost immediately TURN LEFT at the public footpath sign down through the fields.
5.00km - Crossing the concrete bridge BEAR LEFT on the grassy path signposted to St John's in the Vale. Cross the footbridge and aim to the right of the farm following the yellow arrow signs.
5.60km - Go through the wooden gate and TURN LEFT up the gravel track zigzagging uphill and past the Youth Centre.
6.30km - Just past the graveyard BEAR RIGHT through the gate signposted Bridleway to Sosgill Bridge and follow the path downhill for several kms. Go STRAIGHT ON passing Low Bridge Farm and the river on your left.
10.00km - Go over the stile and TURN LEFT onto the main road and over the bridge, TURN LEFT into a gravel lane over a second bridge and past a small car park.
10.40km - At the main road TURN RIGHT and go STRAIGHT ON past the lodge and cafe, taking care with the traffic.
11.20km - Just past the phone box TURN LEFT onto the track signposted Bridleway to Glenridding via Sticks Path and walk up Stanah Lane for a short distance. Go over the large wooden stile and continue STRAIGHT ON uphill.
11.50km - Cross the footbridge and TURN LEFT steeply uphill with the stream on your left. At the stone enclosure go STRAIGHT ON for approximately 2.5kms.
14.00km - Reaching the summit path crossroads and small pile of stones (cairn), go STRAIGHT ON descending on the well defined gravel path with the stream below on your right. Take care on the loose rock.
15.70km - On reaching an area of mining waste BEAR RIGHT by a stone cairn and follow the others which mark the path through this rocky wasteland.
16.00km - Cross the wooden footbridge and BEAR LEFT with the stream now on your left.Over the brow of the hill descend steeply zigzagging on the path through the rocky mining waste to the outdoor centre at the bottom. Take care on this section as the rock is loose.
17.60km - Cross the bridge, pass the Youth Hostel and carry STRAIGHT ON eventually passing some buildings 1.5 kms, further lower down on the left.
19.30km - Just past the red post box in the wall, TURN RIGHT at the road junction signed Gillside Farm. Cross the bridge and TURN LEFT past the campsite with the river on your left.
20.10km - At the path junction TURN RIGHT at the signpost to Lanty's Tarn following the yellow arrow signs over the footbridge and into the woods. Go STRAIGHT ON uphill, ignoring easier paths off to the side, to reach a seat.
20.70km - Go through the gate and carry STRAIGHT ON past the tarn, descending on a gravel track to reach another gate.
21.20km - Go through this gate and BEAR LEFT, descending through the field, another gate and onto the farm track. Go STRAIGHT ON crossing the stone bridge.
21.50km - Reaching the tarmac road, TURN LEFT and follow it down to the main road.
22.40km - At the junction of the main road TURN RIGHT by the red post box in the wall and continue STRAIGHT ON into Patterdale.
22.70km - Arriving at St Patrick's Church, you have reached the end of the walk.