Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water

Superb views of Brothers Water and Patterdale


Route outline for walk c305:

Cow Bridge Car Park  -  Brothers Water  -  Hartsop Hall  -  Kirkstone Beck  -  Caiston Beck  -  Middle Dodd  -  Red Screes  -  Scandale Pass  -  Little Hart Crag  -  Dove Crag  -  Hart Crag  -  Blake Brow  -  Hartsop Above How  -  Hoggill Brow  -  Gale Crag  -  Bleaberry Knott  -  Cockley How  -  Cow Bridge




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
4
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
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 Hart Crag at 822m (2698ft). Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (34th highest in England, 65th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 27). Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (40th highest in England, 76th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Dove Crag at 792m (2599ft). Dove Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th highest in England, 85th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 38). Dove Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (56th highest in England, 104th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Red Screes at 776m (2547ft). Red Screes is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (56th highest in England, 98th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 49). Red Screes is also known as an English Nuttall (68th highest in England, 120th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (18th highest in England, 437th highest in the UK). The summit of Red Screes is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water

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Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Middle Dodd with Place Fell, Angletarn Peaks and Hartsop Dodd beyond Brothers Water in the valley below from Red Screes

Middle Dodd with Place Fell, Angletarn Peaks and Hartsop Dodd beyond Brothers Water in the valley below from Red Screes

Photo: Andy Malcolm (85)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Middle Dodd and Brothers Water from Red Screes

Middle Dodd and Brothers Water from Red Screes

Photo: Chris Pearson (8)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Brothers Water from Middle Dodd

Brothers Water from Middle Dodd

Photo: Chris Pearson (10)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (327)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Arnison Crag (left) and Place Fell from Hartsop above How

Arnison Crag (left) and Place Fell from Hartsop above How

Photo: Andy Malcolm (59)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - South toward The Kirkstone Pass from the shores of Brothers Water

South toward The Kirkstone Pass from the shores of Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (25)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Heron Pike, Heron Pike (North Top), Great Rigg, Rydal Head and Fairfield from Hart Crag

Heron Pike, Heron Pike (North Top), Great Rigg, Rydal Head and Fairfield from Hart Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (329)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Rydal Water (left) and Coniston Water (right - far distance) and Heron Pike in mid-distance from Hart Crag

Rydal Water (left) and Coniston Water (right - far distance) and Heron Pike in mid-distance from Hart Crag

Photo: Rob Barklamb (26)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield dominate the skyline beyond Brothers Water

Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield dominate the skyline beyond Brothers Water

Photo: Andy Malcolm (122)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - The Kirkstone Pass from Kirkstone Beck

The Kirkstone Pass from Kirkstone Beck

Photo: David Hayter (68)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Great Rigg from Hart Crag

Great Rigg from Hart Crag

Photo: John Holt (1)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (44)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - *The Kirkstone Pass from Red Screes

*The Kirkstone Pass from Red Screes

Photo: Chris Pearson (7)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Middle Dodd summit cairn

Middle Dodd summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (536)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Fairfield and Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Photo: Peter Inglis (3)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Helvellyn (centre) from Hart Crag

Helvellyn (centre) from Hart Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (332)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - *360 Degree Panorama from the summit of Red Screes

*360 Degree Panorama from the summit of Red Screes

Photo: Andy Malcolm (86)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - St Sunday Crag from Hart Crag

St Sunday Crag from Hart Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (331)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Brothers Water from Middle Dodd

Brothers Water from Middle Dodd

Photo: Andy Malcolm (84)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Dove Crag from Scandale Pass

Dove Crag from Scandale Pass

Photo: Chris Pearson (11)


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