Castle Crag Remembrance Day Service

Sun 13 Nov 2022

Route: Rosthwaite - Castle Crag - Broadslack Gill - River Derwent - Rosthwaite

Distance: 3.75 miles

Ascent: 750ft

Time: 3 hours 40 minutes

With: Anne, Jo, Neil, Roger and Loes


Blue sky and sunshine, warm, no wind. Time includes 1 hour on the summit.

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Castle Crag with High Scawdel behind from Rosthwaite

Group photo on New Bridge

The only way is up

Ascending the slate tip, there is a path

Looking south up Borrowdale towards Great End

The upper quarry

Derwent Water with Skiddaw beyond from Castle Crag summit


Looking back to the summit as we head back down

Back down the slate tip


River Derwent

The stepping stones are under water

Back in Rosthwaite, time for refreshments at The Flock-in

Previous Walk: Cross Fell and Greg's Hut (Sat 12 Nov 2022)

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