The falls are marked as part of the Stations of the Cross, which many churches observe on Good Friday. Improvements are happening quickly. Cross Fell is the highest mountain in the Pennine Hills of Northern England and the highest point in England outside the Lake District.It is located in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.It lies within the historic county boundaries of Cumberland and the modern council area of Cumbria.. Suffering in the Pennines: Middleton to Alston. Christ Carrying the Cross on his way to his crucifixion is an episode included in all four Gospels, and a very common subject in art, especially in the fourteen Stations of the Cross, sets of which are now found in almost all Catholic churches.However, the subject occurs in many other contexts, including single works and cycles of the Life of Christ or the Passion of Christ. So we strolled through dewy fields to the first village and then the groups separated. Toggle Sidebar. Usually the shortest way to climb the mountain, making best use of tracks and paths to gain altitude. And there was an appetite for two separate groups, one faster or at least with less stops and one more relaxed. Your approach route may differ. EXCITEMENT: Lisa, student, East Berlin The Walk: There are a select few walks in the North of England that I have not yet done (written December 2008). Cummings says he rarely speaks about race or what life is like as a black man, but says President Barack Obama's heartfelt remarks Friday afternoon made him more comfortable to do so. More. You could try power walking for an hour to 1.5 hours at a time because long steady state cardio does burn muscle, plus yin yoga to try and stretch out those short tight muscles.