Walla Crag

Fri 27 Apr 2012

Route: The Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Castle Head - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - The Theatre by the Lake

Distance: 4.75 miles

Ascent: 1,000ft

Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

With: Anne


Broken cloud, light winds

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Castle Head

Castle Head summit

Looking south up Borrowdale from Castle Head

Carl Side, Skiddaw and Skiddaw Little Man

Right to Walla Crag when you reach Rakefoot

Rakefoot ford and leaking pipe

Blencathra from above Rakefoot

Clough Head and the Dodds from Walla Crag's summit

Derwent Water, Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick and the Skiddaw Fells from Walla Crag

Looking across to Bleaberry Fell

The descent into Cat Gill

Blue sky

Looking across Derwent Water to Causey Pike

Looking up Derwent Water

Falcon Crag from the Hundred Year Stone, Calfclose Bay, Derwent Water

Catbells and Friar's Crag

Causey Pike from Keswick landing stages, Derwent Water

Previous Walk: Little Stand and Crinkle Crags (Sun 22 Apr 2012)

Next Walk: A Mosedale Horseshoe (Sat 28 Apr 2012)

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