Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag

Thu 23 Aug 2007

Route: Stonethwaite - Eagle Crag - Sergeant's Crag - Greenup Gill - Stonethwaite

Distance: 5.00 miles

Ascent: 1,700ft

Time: 2 hours 55 minutes

With: David Hall and David & Daniel Mould


Sunny evening

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Eagle Crag with Sergeant's Crag on the right from the path next to Stonethwaite Beck

Steeply up by the wall, there is a path through the bracken!

Stonethwaite from the ascent

The stile just above Bleak How

Looking over Bleak How into Borrowdale

Not that way!

Looking across Langstrath to Rosthwaite Fell / Glaramara

Heading up the short gully while ascending Eagle Crag

Sergeant's Crag from our ascent of Eagle Crag

Skiddaw comes into view over Great Crag as we gain more height ascending Eagle Crag

Eagle Crag summit

The view to the north west from Eagle Crag's summit

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag's summit

Looking back to Eagle Crag as we head along the ridge to Sergeant's Crag

Sergeant's Crag summit

The top of Pike O'Stickle sticking up and Crinkle Crags forming the right skyline from Sergeant's Crag

Leaving Sergeant's Crag summit with High Raise ahead

Shadow and evening light as we cross Greenup Gill

A small waterfall in Greenup Gill

Red sky at night

Previous Walk: Caermote Hill from Bothel (Wed 22 Aug 2007)

Next Walk: Hope Gill Horseshoe (Sun 26 Aug 2007)

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