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 . . .

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)

Rain by Ennerdale Water

Rain by Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (20)

Crag Fell summit cairn

Crag Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (515)

Grike summit cairn and shelter

Grike summit cairn and shelter

Photo: Steven Mostyn (27)

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)

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Photo: Steven Mostyn (28)

Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (239)

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Photo: David Hayter (234)

Ennerdale Water from Crag Fell

Ennerdale Water from Crag Fell

Photo: David Hayter (231)

The cairn on the summit of Grike

The cairn on the summit of Grike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (495)


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