Sunday 14th October 2007


Start Point : Layby near Rosthwaite Bridge (NY 256 151)

Distance : 8.2 miles Height Ascended : 760 metres


Route Map


A splash of autumnal colours by Stonethwaite Beck near Rosthwaite


Stonethwaite village with the summits of Dale Head (silhouetted centre) and High Spy (right) providing the background


A view of Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from the ascent of Great Crag...........


.......and again higher up


Overlooking Willygrass Gill as shafts of sunlight brighten up Langstrath


Dock Tarn


.......and again looking south


Looking down on Watendlath from the summit of Great Crag


The view southwest from Great Crag - Glaramara the high point on the left

Great End, Great Gable and beyond remain hidden beneath a thick blanket of cloud


Hetty on the summit of Great Crag - Grange Fell behind with the Skiddaw massif silhouetted in the far distance


Grange Fell


Another view of Watendlath from the path between Great Crag and Grange Fell


Hetty blending in


The junction of paths at Puddingstone Bank provides a spectacular view of the higher reaches of Borrowdale and beyond


Looking back to Great Crag from Brund Fell


The view north from the summit of Brund Fell includes Catbells (left), a glimpse of Derwent Water and Skiddaw


Hetty prefers the view the other way


Derwent Water from the northern slopes of Grange Fell


The section of the Allerdale Ramble that passes west of Castle Crag


Beyond the 'Jaws of Borrowdale'