A Troutbeck Circuit

Sat 1 Nov 2008

Route: Troutbeck Church - Troutbeck - Nanny Lane - Wansfell Pike - Wansfell (Baystones) - Woundale Raise - St Raven's Edge - Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) - Threshthwaite Mouth - Park Fell Head - bottom of Scot Rake - Troutbeck Tongue - Long Green Head - Limefitt Park - Troutbeck Church

Distance: 12.50 miles

Ascent: 3,400ft

Time: 6 hours 15 minutes

With: David Hall


Mostly sunny but in cloud on Caudale Moor

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The Ill Bell ridge from Troutbeck

Nanny Lane onto Wansfell

Windermere from our ascent of Wansfell Pike

The ridge to Baystones (Wansfell) from Wansfell Pike

Red Screes from Wansfell Pike's summit

The view west with Loughrigg Fell and Ambleside centre photo

Wansfell's summit

Crinkle Crags and Bowfell

Broad End from Wansfell

Crossing the Kirkstone Pass road with the Coniston Fells in the distance

Stony Cove Pike's summit cairn

The path from Stony Cove Pike's summit heading for Threshthwaite Mouth

Looking down on Threshthwaite Mouth as we drop out of the cloud

Looking across to Thornthwaite Crag

Ullswater from Threshthwaite Mouth

Park Fell Head, the dark fell in the centre of the photo is Troutbeck Tongue

Looking back to Threshthwaite Mouth as we traverse across the fellside heading for the bottom of Scot Rake

Threshthwaite Mouth from our ascent of Troutbeck Tongue, Caudale Moor on the left and Thornthwaite Crag on the right

Troutbeck Tongue's summit

North from Troutbeck Tongue's summit

Quarry workings on the side of Yoke

Troutbeck from our descent off Troutbeck Tongue

The valley of Hagg Gill

Looking back to Troutbeck Tongue as the weather turns and we get a brief rain shower

Previous Walk: Latrigg (Sun 26 Oct 2008)

Next Walk: Robinson and Hindscarth (Sun 2 Nov 2008)

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