Walla Crag

Sat 29 Aug 2015

Route: The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake

Distance: 4.75 miles

Ascent: 1,000ft

Time: 2 hours 40 minutes

With: Anne


Sunshine and showers. My camera failed just before the summit so for the remainder of the walk I had to use my phone for taking photos.

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Looking up Borrowdale from Castle Head

The Skiidaw fells from Castle Head

Looking across to Walla Crag

The ford at Rakefoot

Above Rakefoot


The heather is out

Walla Crag summit

Looking over Derwent Water to Cabells

Bleaberry Fell

Heading for Cat Gill

The Ings

Causey Pike from near Friar's Crag

No more Tea Gardens but work is ongoing with the Theatre by the Lake's cafe

Previous Walk: Dale Head from Honister Pass (Thu 30 Jul 2015)

Next Walk: Rossett Pike (Sat 19 Sep 2015)

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