Helvellyn stands 950m (3,117 ft) above sea level. Overlooking Thirlmere, this is the third highest peak in England. Always a poplular mountain to climb, the most well known access is over the spectacular Striding Edge.


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Striding Edge, Helvellyn
Striding Edge, Helvellyn



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