Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water

Superb high level route away from the crowds


Route outline for walk c199:

Ennerdale Weir  -  Ennerdale Water  -  Silver Cove Beck  -  Woundell Beck  -  Caw Fell  -  Silver Cove  -  Iron Crag  -  Crag Fell  -  Grike  -  Ennerdale Weir




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 Caw Fell at 697m (2288ft). Caw Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 91). Caw Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (137th highest in England, 226th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Iron Crag at 640m (2100ft). Iron Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (150th highest in England, 257th highest in England & Wales) Iron Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (200th highest in England, 347th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Crag Fell at 523m (1716ft). Crag Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 163). Crag Fell is also known as an English Dewey (132nd highest in England, 299th in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag:

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water

In no particular order . . .

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - The cairn on the summit of Grike

The cairn on the summit of Grike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (495)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Crag Fell summit cairn

Crag Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (515)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Starling Dodd and Red Pike in mist from Ennerdale Water

Starling Dodd and Red Pike in mist from Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (22)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Haycock from Woundell Beck

Haycock from Woundell Beck

Photo: David Hayter (238)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - The head of Ennerdale

The head of Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (30)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Iron Crag summit cairn

Iron Crag summit cairn

Photo: Steven Mostyn (21)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Ennerdale Water shore path

Ennerdale Water shore path

Photo: David Hayter (232)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Misty conditions in Ennerdale

Misty conditions in Ennerdale

Photo: Christine Shepherd (35)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Route finding in Ennerdale

Route finding in Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (32)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Angler's Crag across Ennerdale Water

Angler's Crag across Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (23)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (239)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Silver Cove and Caw from Iron Crag

Silver Cove and Caw from Iron Crag

Photo: Brendon Rodgers (2)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Taking a breather by Ennerdale Water

Taking a breather by Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (21)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Great Borne and Starling Dodd from Caw Fell

Great Borne and Starling Dodd from Caw Fell

Photo: David Hayter (233)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Photo: Steven Mostyn (25)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Iron Crag summit cairn

Iron Crag summit cairn

Photo: Brendon Rodgers (3)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - The Side and Angler's Crag from the South Eastern shore of Ennerdale Water

The Side and Angler's Crag from the South Eastern shore of Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (26)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Leaving Ennerdale Water

Leaving Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (25)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - My youngest son and youngest dog on their way up Grike near Ennerdale Water

My youngest son and youngest dog on their way up Grike near Ennerdale Water

Photo: Cathie Hunter (1)

Walk c199 Iron Crag and Grike from Ennerdale Water - Great Borne and Starling Dodd above Ennerdale Water

Great Borne and Starling Dodd above Ennerdale Water

Photo: Steven Mostyn (11)


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