Lake District 6 Peaks Challenge
The 6 Peaks Challenge is a good introduction to the world of challenge events. It is a hard walk but attainable by most reasonably fit people. It is also known as the Buttermere Horse Shoe and is a lovely walk with stunning views of the Buttermere valley, Ennerdale and Borrowdale.
Distance 23km, 1700m of ascent. Estimated time 10 hours.
Peaks climbed - Red Pike, High Style, High Crag, Haystacks, Dale Head, Robinson.
Half way round there is an opportunity to drop out at Honister Pass where there is a cafe and toilets.
Transport from the finish – Buttermere back to Keswick.
Experienced and qualified Mountain Guides walking with the groups in a ratio of 1 to 8
The guides will carry 1st aid kits, group shelters and radios.
£225.00 per person