Castle Crag and High Doat

Sat 17 May 2003

Route: Rosthwaite - Castle Crag - Allerdale Ramble - High Doat - Longthwaite - Rosthwaite

Distance: 4.25 miles

Ascent: 1,000ft

Time: 2 hours 15 minutes

With: Anne



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The track out of Rosthwaite. High Scawdel on the left and High Spy on the right

The River Derwent with King's How, Grange Fell ahead

Eagle Crag, Bessy Boot (Rosthwaite Fell) and High Doat from the path up Castle Crag

Anne on the left in a slate coloured jacket ascending the spoil heap near the top of Castle Crag

Rosthwaite, Stonethwaite and Bessy Boot, Rosthwaite Fell

The quarry workings above the spoil heap, Castle Crag

Derwent Water from Castle Crag summit with Skiddaw lost in cloud

Castle Crag summit

High Doat with Glaramara behind from Castle Crag's summit

The crags on the west side of Castle Crag

Looking back to Castle Crag

Base Brown (centre right) appearing out of the cloud from High Doat

Castle Crag from near Longthwaite

Flock-In Tearoom, Yew Tree Farm, Rosthwaite - the cake was excellent

Previous Walk: Harter Fell, Eskdale (Sun 11 May 2003)

Next Walk: Rannerdale Knotts and Rannerdale Bluebells (Sun 18 May 2003)

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