Join us in the early hours on Sunday 19th September 2021 for this fantastic opportunity to take a guided walk to the roof of England – Scafell Pike (978m) to see the sunrise. A truly unique opportunity to join a like-minded group, get active and savour the wide expansive views across Cumbria from the highest summit in England.
Our team will meet you in the National Trust car park postcode: CA20 1EX (Located next door to the camp site) at 03:30 on Sunday 19th September to go through the logistics and begin our walk.
WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR?
This event will appeal to everyone from seasoned adventurers to Sunday hikers. The group will be fully guided, getting you safely through the darkness and up to the mountain summit. This is an ideal walk for anyone who would like to summit the highest mountain in England, witness the sunrise and experience being out in the mountains in the dark at the start of a new day. The walk is aimed at all experience levels however, you will need to be reasonably fit to ensure your own enjoyment and that of the group as the trip will take around 7 hours.
You will be fully guided by a qualified mountain leader.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
- Travel to and from the start location
- Personal Insurance
- Accommodation before/after the event
YOU WILL NEED TO BRING:
- Suitable walking boots (with ankle support)
- Appropriate clothing for the walk
- Waterproof Jacket and trousers
- Spare warm layer
- Hat and gloves
- Head torch and spare batteries (can be hired from us for £4 please remember to add this to your basket before paying)
- Food, snacks and water (minimum 1.5 litre’s) for the walk
Mountain weather can be fickle at the best of times and there is no guarantee that you will see the sunrise or even a view. The walk will take place in most weathers but the leader will reserve final judgement on the day (in most cases) and maintains the right to abandon any walk if they feel the safety of themselves or any participant is at risk.