Keswick, South

Walks » Borrowdale and Newlands

There are a huge number of walking options from Keswick. I have split them into walks heading north from Keswick and heading south.

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 27 Nov 2016 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 20 Aug 2016 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 19 Mar 2016 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Fri 25 Dec 2015 - Walla Crag on Christmas Day
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 7 Nov 2015 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 29 Aug 2015 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 8 Feb 2015 - Walla Crag and Ashness Bridge
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - above Falcon Crag - Ashness Bridge - road - Ashness Gate (landing stage) - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
6.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 11 Jan 2015 - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake
1.00 mile 
Wed 9 Jul 2014 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 8 Feb 2014 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Wed 1 Jan 2014 - Walla Crag
Moot Hall, Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake - Moot Hall
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sun 30 Jun 2013 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Tue 1 Jan 2013 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Borrowdale Road - Great Wood - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall, Keswick - The Theatre by the Lake
5.50 miles1,000ft
Sun 2 Dec 2012 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Fri 27 Apr 2012 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 11 Feb 2012 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sun 18 Dec 2011 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Keswick - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Thu 3 Nov 2011 - Walla Crag
Moot Hall, Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake - Moot Hall
5.00 miles1,000ft
Mon 23 May 2011 - Over Catbells and around Derwent Water
Moot Hall, Keswick - Portinscale - Hawes End - Catbells - Hause Gate - Manesty - Grange in Borrowdale - Lodore - Derwent Water - Calfclose Bay - The Ings - Friar's Crag - Moot Hall
10.50 miles1,500ft
Sun 9 Jan 2011 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Fri 31 Dec 2010 - Walla Crag again
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sat 4 Dec 2010 - Walla Crag and Ashness Bridge
Moot Hall, Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - above Falcon Crag - Ashness Bridge - road - Ashness Gate (landing stage) - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake - Moot Hall
6.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 9 Oct 2010 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 15 May 2010 - Walla Crag
Moot Hall, Keswick - Springs Road - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake - Moot Hall
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sat 2 Jan 2010 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Springs Road - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Thu 20 Aug 2009 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sat 28 Mar 2009 - Under Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Springs Farm - Great Wood - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.25 miles650ft
Sat 20 Dec 2008 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Springs Farm - Great Wood - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 10 Aug 2008 - Derwent Water's eastern shore
Lodore Landing Stage, Derwent Water - Lodore Falls - Kettlewell - Barrow Bay - Calfclose Bay - The Ings - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
3.75 miles50ft
Fri 28 Dec 2007 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Fri 17 Aug 2007 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sat 28 Jul 2007 - Keswick to Newlands Hause
Moot Hall, Keswick - Portinscale - Cumbria Way - Hawes End - Skelgill Bank - Catbells - Hause Gate - Maiden Moor - Blea Crag Cairn - High Spy - Dalehead Tarn - Dale Head - Hindscarth Edge - Hindscarth - Littledale Edge - Robinson - Buttermere Moss - Newlands Hause
11.75 miles4,250ft
Sun 1 Jul 2007 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Wed 18 Apr 2007 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 4 Mar 2007 - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake
1.00 mile 
Sun 10 Dec 2006 - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake
1.00 mile 
Sat 21 Oct 2006 - Walla Crag
Moot Hall, Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake - Moot Hall
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sat 29 Apr 2006 - The spine of the central fells
Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Bleaberry Fell - High Seat - The Pewits - High Tove - Armboth Fell - Shivery Knott - Bell Crags - Standing Crag - Ullscarf - Greenup Edge - Low White Stones - High Raise - Sergeant Man - Blea Rigg - Silver How - Wray Gill - Allan Bank - Grasmere Village
17.00 miles4,100ft
Thu 26 May 2005 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Mon 11 Apr 2005 - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag, Derwent Water - The Theatre by the Lake
1.00 mile 
Sat 25 Dec 2004 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 29 Aug 2004 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Fri 9 Jul 2004 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Tue 15 Jun 2004 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Sun 11 Jan 2004 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
4.75 miles1,000ft
Wed 6 Aug 2003 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
5.00 miles1,000ft
Sun 26 May 2002 - Walla Crag
The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - above Falcon Crag - Ashness Bridge - under Falcon Crag - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake
6.00 miles1,000ft
 Sat 8 Jan 2000 - Bleaberry Fell from Keswick
Keswick - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Bleaberry Fell - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Keswick
  
 Sun 14 Jul 1991 - North Western Fells
Keswick - Braithwaite - Grisedale Pike - Hopegill Head - Ladyside Pike - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Coledale Hause - Grasmoor - Eel Crag (Crag Hill) - Sail - Scar Crags - Causey Pike - Rowling End - Keswick
  
 Fri 12 Jul 1991 - Catbells
Keswick - Catbells - Keswick