Friday 25th May 2007


Start Point : Braithwaite (NY 232 236)


Distance : 6.9  miles         Height Ascended : 870 metres


Route Map


Looking down on the village of Braithwaite the start of today's walk


A little higher up now on the Barrow ridge


Causey Pike, Scar Crags, Sail and Crag Hill to the left,  Outerside lower centre,

Hobcarton Crag and Grisedale Pike silhouetted to the right from the summit of Barrow


Looking up Stonycroft Gill from Barrow Door


The view down Coledale Beck from the summit of Outerside towards the Skiddaw massif


Hetty on the summit of Outerside – Sail and Crag Hill providing the background


Coledale Hause from Outerside - Eel Crag to the left and Sand Hill to the right


Causey Pike above a thick carpet of cotton grass from High Moss


Hetty waits in the heather


Looking along the Scar Crags ridge to Causey Pike


360° panorama from the summit of Scar Crags – click on image for a larger version


The High Stile ridge from Scar Crags, the Knott Rigg ridge pointing the way…………..


……….....and the view the other way towards Skiddaw and Blencathra


Hetty enjoys the views from Scar Crags


Scar Crags


Looking back along the Scar Crags / Causey Pike Ridge


A glorious view from Causey Pike


Looking up Rigg Beck from Sleet Hause - Ard Crags to the left and Scar Crags to the right


Barrow catches the sunlight


Causey Pike and the ridge route taken on the steep descent


Lord's Seat and Barf from the path leading back to Brathwaite