Spire Hill, Longridge Fell

Route info Easy
Distance 3 miles (approx)
Time 1.5 hours
Low Point 265m (approx)
High Point 350m (approx)
Height gain 85m (approx)
Terrain Mostly good tracks, muddy in parts
Bogs Fairly boggy in places
Dogs Ok (on leads in places)
Cow count 0+
Enjoyment rating (5 = best) ★★★★★

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*Calculated by Ordnance Survey GPS

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Health stats Approx
Steps taken 6,000
*Calories burned – 10 st – 140 lbs 223 cals
*Calories burned – 18 st – 252 lbs 401 cals

*Calories burned uses this calculator and is worked out as though we are walking ‘level’.  If inclines were added it should be higher.

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Longridge Fell

This walk up to Spire Hill on Longridge Fell is a perfect way to get an hour’s fresh air and take the dogs for a walk.  It’s only 5 minutes drive from Longridge and there’s usually plenty of parking spots opposite Cardwell House at Jeffrey Hill.  On a clear day the views across the valley are stunning.

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On this route

Cardwell House, Jeffrey Hill, Thornley Hall Fell, Spire Hill