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Whernside - Routes
... ROW heads initially south then steeply southwest down a stepped path to the small village of Bruntscar ... Whernside will be climbed following the route from up Ribblehead to descend to Bruntscar ... the southern descent for 0.76 miles (1.22 km), instead of turning steeply southeast towards Bruntscar a path continues south running adjacent the wall passing Combe Scar and West Fell to ...