Deepdale and Saint Sunday Crag

Sat 29 Oct 2005

Route: Deepdale Bridge - Deepdale - Sleet Cove - Deepdale Hause - Saint Sunday Crag - Birks - Trough Head - Arnison Crag - Patterdale - Rooking - Crookabeck - Beckstones - Deepdale Bridge

Distance: 8.75 miles

Ascent: 2,650ft

Time: 5 hours 20 minutes

With: David Hall and Anne


A couple of showers at the start, in cloud on Saint Sunday Crag. Gale force winds on the tops.

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Deepdale Bridge

The packhorse bridge across Deepdale Beck at Wall End

Heading up into Deepdale

Looking up Deepdale

Looking up Deepdale

Greenhow End at the head of Deepdale

Looking back down Deepdale with Angletarn Pikes on the skyline

Our route took a path on the right of the waterfalls, Deepdale Hause is somewhere up there in the cloud

Looking back across Mossydale to the Hartsop Above How ridge

Sleet Cove from above the waterfalls. Deepdale Hause is in the cloud right of centre

The steep section up to Deepdale Hause

Looking back down into Deepdale from Deepdale Hause

The ridge to Saint Sunday Crag from Deepdale Hause

Ullswater appears as we drop below the cloud again descending from Saint Sunday Crag's summit

Birks with Place Fell behind on the left from the path off Saint Sunday Crag

Arnison Crag with Place Fell behind from above Trough Head

Ullswater from Arnison Crag's summit

The wooded Keldas with Sheffield Pike and Glenridding Dodd behind

Head of Ullswater panorama from our descent off Arnison Crag

Patterdale Village Store & Post Office

Goldrill Beck

Patterdale with Birkhouse Moor behind

Deepdale from near Beckstones

Previous Walk: The Esk Hause Fells (Sat 22 Oct 2005)

Next Walk: Walla Crag and Ashness Bridge (Sun 6 Nov 2005)

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