Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale)

Wainwright Number 214 (of 214)


Route outline for walk c135:

Seatoller (Borrowdale)  -  The Allerdale Ramble  -  Longthwaite  -  Rosthwaite  -  The River Derwent  -  The Cumbria Way  -  Castle Crag  -  Seatoller (Borrowdale).




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Castle Crag at 290m (952ft). Castle Crag is classified as an Wainwright (No. 214).

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Allerdale Ramble, an 87km (54 miles) linear footpath connecting Seathwaite in Cumbria, with Grune Point in Cumbria, England. The Allerdale Ramble is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Allerdale Ramble.

Part of this walk also follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale)

In no particular order . . .

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - The River Derwent below Castle Crag

The River Derwent below Castle Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (116)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Slate stones on Castle Crag

Slate stones on Castle Crag

Photo: Philip Butler (11)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - The River Derwent, Borrowdale

The River Derwent, Borrowdale

Photo: Dave Phillips (1)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Skiddaw from The River Derwent

Skiddaw from The River Derwent

Photo: Duncan Grant (4)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - A pair of Scots Pines amongst the old quarry workings on the side of Castle Crag

A pair of Scots Pines amongst the old quarry workings on the side of Castle Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (117)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - King's How from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

King's How from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Photo: Stephen Collins (66)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Plaque on Castle Crag summit

Plaque on Castle Crag summit

Photo: Dave Phillips (4)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Castle Crag from the Cumbria Way above Seatoller

Castle Crag from the Cumbria Way above Seatoller

Photo: David Swales (15)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Shepherds Crag from Castle Crag

Shepherds Crag from Castle Crag

Photo: Dave Phillips (6)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - 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)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Derwent Water from the lower slopes of Castle Crag

Derwent Water from the lower slopes of Castle Crag

Photo: Dave Phillips (7)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Borrowdale from Castle Crag

Borrowdale from Castle Crag

Photo: Dave Phillips (3)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Borrowdale

Borrowdale

Photo: Christine Shepherd (45)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Plaque at the bottom of Castle Crag

Plaque at the bottom of Castle Crag

Photo: Dave Phillips (2)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Photo: Stephen Collins (65)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Photo: Alan Wainwright (234)

Walk c135 Castle Crag and Rosthwaite from Seatoller (Borrowdale) - Derwent Water and Borrowdale from Castle Crag

Derwent Water and Borrowdale from Castle Crag

Photo: Dave Phillips (5)


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