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, 230th 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

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Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Me on the summit of Sergeant Man

Me on the summit of Sergeant Man

Photo: Christine Shepherd (489)

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

Deer Bields from Gibson Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (67)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Approaching the summit of Sergeant Man

Approaching the summit of Sergeant Man

Photo: Tim Hope (28)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Photo: Linda Royston (3)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - 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)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: Wayne Hill (62)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Shaun, Tetley & Grizzly on High Raise (Langdale)

Shaun, Tetley & Grizzly on High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Gerry Ball (61)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Clouds over the Langdale Pikes from near Sergeant Man

Clouds over the Langdale Pikes from near Sergeant Man

Photo: David Hayter (264)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Deep Slack and Codale Head (right) from Sergeant Man summit

Deep Slack and Codale Head (right) from Sergeant Man summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (32)

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 - Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (504)

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

Easedale from Sour Milk Gill

Photo: David Hayter (269)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - On top of Calf Crag in the Lakes last week

On top of Calf Crag in the Lakes last week

Photo: Steve Davies (1)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Photo: Bryan Auty (2)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - *Fairfield, Grasmere, Windermere and Coniston Water Sergeant Man

*Fairfield, Grasmere, Windermere and Coniston Water Sergeant Man

Photo: Wayne Hill (65)

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

On Helm Crag summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (53)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Looking down from Helm Crag past the Howitzer on to Dunmail Raise and the A591 Ambleside to Keswick Road

Looking down from Helm Crag past the Howitzer on to Dunmail Raise and the A591 Ambleside to Keswick Road

Photo: Brian Balfe (12)

Walk c302 High Raise via Calf Crag from Grasmere - Snowdrops emerging in Grasmere - spring is on the way!

Snowdrops emerging in Grasmere - spring is on the way!

Photo: Mike Knipe (214)

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

Raise (Helvellyn)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (212)


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