Walla Crag

Tue 1 Jan 2013

Route: The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Friar's Crag - Derwent Water - Borrowdale Road - Great Wood - Cat Gill - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Moot Hall, Keswick - The Theatre by the Lake

Distance: 5.50 miles

Ascent: 1,000ft

Time: 2 hours 25 minutes

With: Anne


High fells in cloud, windy, rain towards the end of the walk, welcome to 2013.

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Keswick Landing Stages, if you wade

Friar's Crag

Derwent Water is a bit bigger than normal at the moment!

Entrance to The Ings, deep water, time to take a detour

The path up Cat Gill

Catbells across Derwent Water from Cat Gill

Looking south up Borrowdale from Walla Crag

The Dodds from Walla Crag's summit

Walla Crag's summit cairn

The top half of Skiddaw is missing

Derwent Water and Bassenthwaite Lake

Looking across Derwent Water to the north western fells

Descending to Rakefoot. Blencathra is also topless

Previous Walk: Helvellyn (Sun 30 Dec 2012)

Next Walk: Glenridding Dodd and Sheffield Pike (Sat 5 Jan 2013)

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