Walla Crag

Sat 7 Nov 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 20 minutes

With: On Own


Showers and low cloud

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Castlehead Wood

Derwent Water with Catbells on the right from Castle Head

Keswick but the Skiddaw fells are in the cloud

Back in the woods

Above Rakefoot

No view of Blencathra as the rain pours down

Looking across Derwent Water to the north western fells

Waterfall in Cat Gill

Cat Gill path

I made it safely down Cat Gill, turned right and 5 minutes later was on Derwent Water's shore

The Hundred Year Stone, Calfclose Bay, Derwent Water

Catbells, Causey Pike and Friar's Crag

Keswick landing stages, Derwent Water

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