Grey Crag, Harrop Pike, Tarn Crag

Sun 10 Jul 2005

Route: Sadgill, Longsleddale - Great Howe - Grey Crag - Harrop Pike - Tarn Crag - Brownhowe Bottom - Longsleddale - Sadgill

Distance: 6.25 miles

Ascent: 1,750ft

Time: 4 hours 30 minutes

With: Anne and David & Jennifer Hall

Notes:

Hot! No wind

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Looking up Longsleddale from near Sadgill

Looking up Longsleddale

Looking back down on Sadgill

Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell and Buckbarrow Crag from Great Howe

Tarn Crag and Grey Crag from Great Howe

Upper Longsleddale from Great Howe - Goar Scar, Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell and Tarn Crag

Looking across Longsleddale to Shipman Knotts, Goat Scar and Kentmere Pike from the ascent of Grey Crag

Grey Crag's summit cairn

Looking across to Harrop Pike from Grey Crag with the North Pennines in the distance

Looking towards Borrowdale with the Howgill Fells in the distance from Harrop Pike

Harrop Pike summit with the Coniston Fells in the distance

Tarn Crag seen across Greycrag Tarn (just a bog!)

Pillar on Tarn Crag

Heading off Tarn Crag for Brownhowe Bottom

Looking across Longsleddale to Harter Fell

Mosedale, Mosedale Cottage can just be seen next to some trees below the old quarry

Gatescarth Pass and the repaired path up Harter Fell

Peat hags, dry at this time of the year, thankfully

Heading down Longsleddale with Goat Scar on the right

Looking back up the track, Longsleddale

Longsleddale

Looking back up Longsleddale as we head back to Sadgill

Previous Walk: Helvellyn via Striding and Swirral Edges (Sat 9 Jul 2005)

Next Walk: Armboth Fell plus (Sun 17 Jul 2005)

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