Birkhouse Moor and Red Tarn

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Route: Glenridding village - Mires Beck path - Birkhouse Moor - Red Tarn - Red Tarn Beck path - Greenside Road - Glenridding village

Distance: 6.00 miles

Ascent: 1,900ft

Time: 3 hours 5 minutes

With: On Own


Broken cloud, strong wind at times causing lots of spindrift

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[[Itm:568|The Duke of Portland Boathouse]], Ullswater

Birkhouse Moor

A passing snow shower as I ascend the Mires Beck path

The view east, having gained the ridge

Ullswater and Place Fell

Looking across to Saint Sunday Crag

The far eastern fells

Helvellyn and Catstycam from Birkhouse Moor's summit cairn

The wall to Striding Edge

Looking across Red Tarn to Helvellyn

White Side

Bridge over Red Tarn Beck

Looking back to Catstycam


Greenside Road back to Glenridding village

Previous Walk: Raven Crag, Castle Crag Fort and The Benn (Sat 21 Feb 2015)

Next Walk: Dodd (Sat 7 Mar 2015)

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