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



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Dove Cottage in Grasmere was William Wordsworth's home between1799 and 1813.

William Wordsworth is buried in St Oswald's Church in Grasmere.


Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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 highest in England, 135th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK). The summit of High Raise (Langdale) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

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

You will also reach the summit of Calf Crag at 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as an Wainwright (No. 155). Calf Crag is also known as an English Dewey (100th highest in England, 231st in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag:


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

In no particular order . . .

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Raise (Helvellyn)

Raise (Helvellyn)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (212)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Sergeant Man Summit

Sergeant Man Summit

Photo: David Hayter (263)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - The Lion and The Lamb on Helm Crag

The Lion and The Lamb on Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (75)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - 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)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere with Loughrigg beyond from the top of High Raven Crag

Grasmere with Loughrigg beyond from the top of High Raven Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (205)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Tim Hope (33)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

Photo: Alan Wainwright (221)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere

Grasmere

Photo: Kevin Smith (1)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Helm Crag from Gibson Knott

Helm Crag from Gibson Knott

Photo: David Hayter (78)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - The Howitzer on Helm Crag

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (74)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Wordsworth's Grave in Grasmere Church Graveyard

Wordsworth's Grave in Grasmere Church Graveyard

Photo: Stuart Richardson (12)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Easedale Tarn

Easedale Tarn

Photo: Debbie Curwen (1)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - 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)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere from the west shore

Grasmere from the west shore

Photo: Linda Royston (2)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Sour Milk Gill Falls

Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: David Hayter (390)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - The summit of Helm Crag

The summit of Helm Crag

Photo: Brian Balfe (13)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - High Raise (Langdale) and Coledale Head beyond Grasmere Common from Helm Crag

High Raise (Langdale) and Coledale Head beyond Grasmere Common from Helm Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (207)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Easedale Tarn nr Grasmere

Easedale Tarn nr Grasmere

Photo: Martin Peake (4)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - This is me on top of Helm Crag above Grasmere

This is me on top of Helm Crag above Grasmere

Photo: Phil Pickering (1)


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