Black Crag and Tarn Hows

Thu 11 Dec 2003

Route: Tarn Hows Carpark - Tarn Hows - Iron Keld Plantation - Black Fell (Black Crag) - Iron Keld Plantation - Tarn Hows - Tarn Hows Carpark

Distance: 4.50 miles

Ascent: 500ft

Time: 2 hours 10 minutes

With: On Own


Becoming brighter. Cloud covering most of the high fells

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Tarn Hows

Tree by the path leaving Tarn Hows

On the way to Black Crag

The tops of Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam, hidden by cloud

Forestry work in Iron Keld Plantation

Looking towards Black Crag summit

The view north from Black Crag

Northerly panorama from Black Crag


The view north from Black Crag's summit

Windermere with Ambleside on the far left

Lingmoor Fell and sunshine in Little Langdale

Forestry work in Iron Keld Plantation

Back at Tarn Hows

Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam now out of the clouds

Previous Walk: Hayeswater Horizon (Mon 8 Dec 2003)

Next Walk: Irton Pike and Miterdale Forest (Sat 13 Dec 2003)

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