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, 258th highest in England & Wales). Iron Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (202nd highest in England, 350th 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, 298th in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag Grike at 488m (1602ft). Grike is classified as a Wainwright (No. 178) .

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 . . .

Grike summit cairn and shelter

Grike summit cairn and shelter

Photo: Steven Mostyn (27)

Ennerdale Water shore path

Ennerdale Water shore path

Photo: David Hayter (232)

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Photo: David Hayter (234)

Sheltering from the rain in Ennerdale

Sheltering from the rain in Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (29)

Crag Fell summit cairn with Great Borne (left), Starling Dodd (centre), Red Pike (Buttermere) and High Stile in the distance

Crag Fell summit cairn with Great Borne (left), Starling Dodd (centre), Red Pike (Buttermere) and High Stile in the distance

Photo: Steven Mostyn (23)

*Angler's Crag across Ennerdale Water

*Angler's Crag across Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (24)

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)

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Photo: Steven Mostyn (13)

Silver Cove Beck

Silver Cove Beck

Photo: Steven Mostyn (14)

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Photo: Steven Mostyn (28)


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