Walk c265 A Circuit of Derwent Water from Keswick

Excellent lakeshore walk


Route outline for walk c265:

Keswick  -  The Cumbria Way  -  The Allerdale Ramble  -  Portinscale  -  Nichol End  -  Derwent Water  -  Hawes End  -  Brandlehow Point  -  Park Neb  -  Strutta Wood  -  Calfclose Bay  -  Stable Hills  -  Friar's Crag  -  Keswick.



This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c265 A Circuit of Derwent Water from Keswick

In no particular order . . .

Derwent Water

Derwent Water

Photo: Glenn Philpott (5)

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Photo: William Ingram (1)

Derwent Water from Brandlehow Bay

Derwent Water from Brandlehow Bay

Photo: Brian Balfe (9)

Castle Crag in the 'Jaws' of Borrowdale taken from the north end of Derwent Water

Castle Crag in the 'Jaws' of Borrowdale taken from the north end of Derwent Water

Photo: Chris Brankin (43)

Derwent Water with Borrowdale beyond from Friar's Crag

Derwent Water with Borrowdale beyond from Friar's Crag

Photo: Brian Balfe (2)

The track from Cat Bells to Nichol End

The track from Cat Bells to Nichol End

Photo: Brian Balfe (17)

Looking South across Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Looking South across Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Photo: Joanna Lyon (1)

Skiddaw from Derwent Water

Skiddaw from Derwent Water

Photo: Duncan Grant (1)

Derwent Water with Walla Crag beyond from Hawes End Pier

Derwent Water with Walla Crag beyond from Hawes End Pier

Photo: David Mann (1)

The Skiddaw massif along with Walla Crag (to the right) from the southern end of Derwent Water

The Skiddaw massif along with Walla Crag (to the right) from the southern end of Derwent Water

Photo: Chris Brankin (44)


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