Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick

Easy walk to an ancient stone circle


Route outline for walk c260:

Keswick  -  Keswick Station  -  Former Keswick Railway Line  -  A591  -  Chestnut Hill  -  Castlerigg Stone Circle  -  High Nest Farm  -  Castlerigg  -  Brockle Beck  -  Springs Farm  -  Keswick




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 c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick

In no particular order . . .

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Low Rigg and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone circle.

Low Rigg and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone circle.

Photo: Rob Hadley (6)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - The steps up on to the A591 from the former Keswick Railway Line

The steps up on to the A591 from the former Keswick Railway Line

Photo: Philip Hemsworth (23)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Springs Farm

Springs Farm

Photo: Philip Hemsworth (27)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Winter Evening at Castlerigg Stone Circle

Winter Evening at Castlerigg Stone Circle

Photo: John Holt (5)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle

Castlerigg Stone Circle

Photo: Patricia Curry (1)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Footbridge over Brockle Beck

Footbridge over Brockle Beck

Photo: Philip Hemsworth (25)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle with Sail, Causey Pike, Barrow and Grisedale Pike in the background

Castlerigg Stone Circle with Sail, Causey Pike, Barrow and Grisedale Pike in the background

Photo: Mark Ingram (3)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Looking North West towards Derwent Water and Cat Bells (Catbells) between Brockle Beck and Springs Farm

Looking North West towards Derwent Water and Cat Bells (Catbells) between Brockle Beck and Springs Farm

Photo: Philip Hemsworth (26)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle above Keswick

Castlerigg Stone Circle above Keswick

Photo: Philip Hemsworth (24)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Clough Head, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and Watson's Dodd from Castlerigg in the snow

Clough Head, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and Watson's Dodd from Castlerigg in the snow

Photo: Karen Clutton (1)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle in the snow

Castlerigg Stone Circle in the snow

Photo: Karen Clutton (2)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle nr Keswick

Castlerigg Stone Circle nr Keswick

Photo: Glynn Trueman (6)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick at Sunset

Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick at Sunset

Photo: Justine Dixon (3)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle with the shoulder of Walla Crag (left), Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells), Sail, Causey Pike, Barrow and Grisedale Pike in the background

Castlerigg Stone Circle with the shoulder of Walla Crag (left), Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells), Sail, Causey Pike, Barrow and Grisedale Pike in the background

Photo: Mark Ingram (4)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle with the shoulder of Walla Crag (left), Maiden Moor and Cat Bells (Catbells) in the background

Castlerigg Stone Circle with the shoulder of Walla Crag (left), Maiden Moor and Cat Bells (Catbells) in the background

Photo: Mark Ingram (2)

Walk c260 Castlerigg Stone Circle from Keswick - *Derwent Water, Cat Bells (Catbells) and The Newlands Fells from Castlerigg

*Derwent Water, Cat Bells (Catbells) and The Newlands Fells from Castlerigg

Photo: Richard Nicholls (65)


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