Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere

The Central Fells' Highest point


Route outline for walk c302:

- Grasmere  -   Goody Bridge  -   High Raven Crag  -   Helm Crag  -   The Lion and The Lamb  -   The Howitzer  -   Gibson Knott  -   Calf Crag  -   Brownrigg Moss  -   Greenup Edge  -   High Raise (Langdale)  -   Sergeant Man  -   Belles Knott  -   Coledale Tarn  -   Easedale Tarn  -   Sour Milk Gill  -   Easedale  -   Grasmere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is High Raise (Langdale) at 762m (2501ft). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (65th highest in England, 111th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 57). High Raise (Langdale) is also known as an English Nuttall (79th in England, 134th in England & Wales). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as a Marilyn (20th highest in England, 463rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Sergeant Man, 736m (2416ft). Sergeant Man is classified as a Wainwright (No. 69).

You will also reach the summit of Calf Crag, 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 155). Calf Crag is also known as an English Dewey (99th in England, 229th in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag Gibson Knott, 420m (1378ft) - a Wainwright (No. 197) and Helm Crag 396m (1300ft) - a Wainwright (No. 201).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL6 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere

In no particular order . . .

The Langdale Pikes with Wetherlam and Swirl How in the distance from Sergeant Man summit

The Langdale Pikes with Wetherlam and Swirl How in the distance from Sergeant Man summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (33)

Grasmere shore

Grasmere shore

Photo: David Hayter (408)

David Morecroft on top of the 'Howitzer', Helm Crag

David Morecroft on top of the 'Howitzer', Helm Crag

Photo: David Morecroft (20)

The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

Photo: Alan Wainwright (213)

The Far Easdale Valley with Helm Crag (left) and Loughrigg (centre distance) from Brownrigg Moss

The Far Easdale Valley with Helm Crag (left) and Loughrigg (centre distance) from Brownrigg Moss

Photo: Alan Wainwright (210)

On the High Raise (Langdale) massif

On the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Photo: Alan Wainwright (216)

Early morning above Rigg Beck

Early morning above Rigg Beck

Photo: David Hayter (81)

Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: Wayne Hill (62)

Looking down into Easedale from High Raven Crag below Helm Crag

Looking down into Easedale from High Raven Crag below Helm Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (202)

Helm Crag, Seat Sandal,  Grisedale Hause, Fairfield, Great Rigg, Stone Arthur, Heron Crag, Nab Scar, Loughrigg and Grasmere above The Pass of Dunmail Raise from the top of High Raven Crag

Helm Crag, Seat Sandal, Grisedale Hause, Fairfield, Great Rigg, Stone Arthur, Heron Crag, Nab Scar, Loughrigg and Grasmere above The Pass of Dunmail Raise from the top of High Raven Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (206)


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