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Raven Crag (Thirlmere)
461m (1513ft)

The Central Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England


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Walk Raven Crag (Thirlmere) walking UK Mountains in The Central Fells The Lake District National Park Cumbria    England

The view from the summit of Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Photo: Ron Anderson

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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Raven Crag (Thirlmere) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Tony Halliday walked up on March 26th, 2022 [from/via/route] Circular walk starting at castlerig farm camp site where we stayed did this wainwright as part of a 13 mile loop starting with Wella crag to bleaberry fell high seat high tove armbroth fell & raven crag [with] My boarder terrier jimmy boo and George also my wife sal [weather] The weather was warm dry sunny & clear 17 degrees - Nice circular roughly 13 miles great views over Keswick & surrounding fells ended with raven crag tough steep climb from thirlmere but great t views

David Hughes climbed on November 9th, 2021 [from/via/route] Thirlmere walk with DG [with] DG [weather] raining with wet conditions

Michael Nolan bagged on October 11th, 2021 [from/via/route] Swan hotel Grasmere [with] Morag the lurcher [weather] Misty but dry

Richard Marchant hiked on September 7th, 2021 [from/via/route] Route taken as per map C318, I Started from Armboth car park & then walked through Fishercrag Plantation up on to Armboth Fell then traversed across to High Tove followed by High Seat where I had a spot of lunch then proceeded on to Bleaberry after which I back tracked & made my back down south of Iron Crag & picked up a forest track which led me to a path coming off to ascend Raven Crag. Last one for the day so it was back down the path to the road on the West side of Thirlmere & that was followed back to the car park. [with] Just myself [weather] Dry & fine weather. - Another simply awesome morning out in the Lakes

Paul Macey summited on August 14th, 2021 [from/via/route] C318 [weather] Sunny intervals

Clare Tait conquered on July 27th, 2021 [from/via/route] From Armboth car park taking in High Tove, High Seat, Bleaberry Fell & Raven Crag [with] Charlie [weather] Warm, overcast. Some gaps in the cloud. - No 65- 69 Wainwrights & will log all together. As the weather had remained warm there was no issue with bog! Just soft walking. A new path of huge stone blocks solved the issue around High Seat where the bog had obviously been boggiest. A good walk & five Wainwrights bagged.

Nick Dobson scaled on June 19th, 2021 [from/via/route] Armboth car park Thirlmere [with] Margaret. Ralph & Kate [weather] Another hot sunny day with excellent visibility - With Kate here today we decided to do the smallest of the 36 remaining Wainwrights as this was just her 9th completed. They include the Old Man of Coniston & Helvellyn of which she has down twice via both Striding Edge & Swirrell Edge. We have just 35 to go now.

Tim Winn walked up on May 24th, 2021 [from/via/route] Keswick [with] Jane, Barry and Louise [weather] Good

Claire Kirk climbed on May 7th, 2021 [from/via/route] Armboth Car Park [with] Self [weather] Cold, wintry showers

Neil Heywood bagged on April 29th, 2021 [with] logan Heywood Ellis Heywood [weather] Mixed

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Blencathra or Saddleback (left, in the distance) and Clough Head (right) above Legburthwaite from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Blencathra or Saddleback (left, in the distance) and Clough Head (right) above Legburthwaite from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Photo: Rob Barklamb (38)

Thirlmere and a snowy Helvellyn range from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Thirlmere and a snowy Helvellyn range from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Photo: David Hemingway (1)

Raven Crag (Thirlmere) summit with Raise beyond

Raven Crag (Thirlmere) summit with Raise beyond

Photo: David Hayter (185)

Helvellyn above Thirlmere from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Helvellyn above Thirlmere from Raven Crag (Thirlmere)

Photo: Rob Barklamb (39)


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