Walk c152 Calf Crag and Helm Crag from Grasmere

One steep ascent to fine views of Grasmere


Route outline for walk c152:

- Grasmere  -   Goody Bridge  -   High Raven Crag  -   Helm Crag  -   The Lion and The Lamb  -   The Howitzer  -   Gibson Knott  -   Calf Crag  -   Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk  -   Brownrigg Moss  -   Moor Moss  -   Far Easdale Gill  -   Goody Bridge  -   Grasmere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Calf Crag at 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 155). Calf Crag is also known as an English Dewey (99th in England, 229th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Gibson Knott, 420m (1378ft). Gibson Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 197).

You will also reach the summit of Helm Crag, 396m (1300ft). Helm Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 201).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL6 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c152 Calf Crag and Helm Crag from Grasmere

In no particular order . . .

Eric and me on Blencathra

Eric and me on Blencathra

Photo: Amanda Hamlyn (6)

Helm Crag from Gibson Knott

Helm Crag from Gibson Knott

Photo: David Hayter (78)

Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall

Rydal Beck at Rydal Hall

Photo: David Wright (264)

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (74)

High Raise (Langdale) and Coledale Head beyond Grasmere Common from Helm Crag

High Raise (Langdale) and Coledale Head beyond Grasmere Common from Helm Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (207)

Wast Water from teh summit of Great Gable

Wast Water from teh summit of Great Gable

Photo: Simon Barnett (35)

Broadstone Head

Broadstone Head

Photo: Tim Hope (58)

Rydal Water and Loughrigg Fell from Low Pike (Scandale)

Rydal Water and Loughrigg Fell from Low Pike (Scandale)

Photo: David Baines (9)

Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (262)

Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Photo: Linda Royston (3)


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