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Eagle Crag
525m (1723ft)

The Central Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Eagle Crag Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Eagle Crag

John Tippins walked up on June 16th, 2022 [from/via/route] From Rosthwaite, c243 go4awalk [with] Alone [weather] Dry, sunny, warm & humid.

Richard Marchant climbed on May 18th, 2022 [from/via/route] Parking the car in Stonethwaite I followed the Cumbria Way up the valley to Smithymire Island where I then headed South up the steep slope to Eagle Crag Summit. From here I carried on to Sergeant's Crag & then up to Low White Stones before turning & heading Northeast ridging around to Ullscarf then along to Coldbarrow Fell & Northwest to Dock Tarn. From here I quickly went up on to Great Crag then back track to the Tarn & descended down Tingy End back to Stonethwaite. [with] On my Own [weather] Dry Day & a bit overcast in the morning although it did become sunny & clear in the afternoon.

Christine Shepherd bagged on May 25th, 2008 [from/via/route] From Borrowdale using walk c243 Climbed again using walk c189 but adding on Ullsgarth on 15.10.21 on a stunning Autumn day. [with] On my own [weather] Fine but windy - A bit blowy for the scramble but enjoyable none the less.

Paul Macey hiked on June 24th, 2021 [from/via/route] Walk 369 [with] Luke [weather] Sunny intervals rain at end

Richard Marshall summited on June 13th, 2021 [from/via/route] Eagle Crag [with] Andy & Roxy [weather] Cloudy/Sunny warm

Claire Kirk conquered on April 12th, 2020 [from/via/route] Rosthwaite [with] Self [weather] Sunny & clear, very cold & some frost

Dave Eyes scaled on October 1st, 2020 [from/via/route] Parked at Stonethwaite. Walked up the valley to Eagle Crag & ascended by the direct route up the front face. Walked along the ridge to Sergeants Crag. Carried on past & eventually descended down the side into the valley by langsthwaite beck. Walked back along the valley [with] Christine Eyes, John and Martine Power [weather] Lovely Sunny Day with the odd burst of rain - Brilliant Views mostly

Victoria Bates walked up on September 9th, 2020 [from/via/route] Stoneywaite [with] Mark and Dominic [weather] Cool & windy - With Sergeants Crag

Darren Wilson climbed on August 1st, 2020 [from/via/route] Grange Fell, Graet Crag, Eagle Crag, Sargeants Crag [with] Lone - Clear day good views

Nick Dobson bagged on July 21st, 2020 [from/via/route] Stonethwaite [with] Margaret and Ralph [weather] Bright sunny clear day. - Added 2.5 miles to our 9.5 mile circular walk by taking the wrong path, walking for over a mile along Langstrath beck,before realising the error. Continued along ridge to Seargent Crag.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Eagle Crag

Eagle Crag

Eagle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (12)

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (846)

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (5)

On the Cumbrian Way beside Stonethwaite Beck looking up Borrowdale to Alisongrass Crag and Eagle Crag

On the Cumbrian Way beside Stonethwaite Beck looking up Borrowdale to Alisongrass Crag and Eagle Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (67)

Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (46)

Eagle Crag summit slab

Eagle Crag summit slab

Photo: Marcel Bannon (6)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Lingy End

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Lingy End

Photo: Stephen Collins (68)

Mere Gill, Greenhow Gill and Footmoorgate Gill 'streaming' into Greenup Gill beyond Pounsey Crag (far right) as seen from Eagle Crag

Mere Gill, Greenhow Gill and Footmoorgate Gill 'streaming' into Greenup Gill beyond Pounsey Crag (far right) as seen from Eagle Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (4)

Wonky stile on the route up Eagle Crag

Wonky stile on the route up Eagle Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (845)

Eagle Crag Summit

Eagle Crag Summit

Photo: David Hayter (13)

Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Photo: Tony Price (4)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (18)

The Stonethwaite Valley with Great Crag, White Crag and High Crag beyond from Greenup Gill on the lower slopes of Eagle Crag

The Stonethwaite Valley with Great Crag, White Crag and High Crag beyond from Greenup Gill on the lower slopes of Eagle Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (1)

Langstrath and Eagle Crag (right)

Langstrath and Eagle Crag (right)

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (7)

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (47)

Alisongrass Crag and Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Alisongrass Crag and Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (3)


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