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

In no particular order . . .

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

Hart Crag

Photo: Peter Inglis (4)

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

Hartsop Dodd from Hartsop

Photo: Ivor Bennett (11)

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 - Hartsop Dodd across Brothers Water with Gray Crag (Hayeswater) (far left) and Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (far right)

Hartsop Dodd across Brothers Water with Gray Crag (Hayeswater) (far left) and Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (far right)

Photo: Rob Barklamb (43)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Brothers Water, Place Fell and the Angle Tarn Peaks from Middle Dodd

Brothers Water, Place Fell and the Angle Tarn Peaks from Middle Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (67)

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

Dove Crag from Scandale Pass

Photo: Chris Pearson (11)

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 - Brothers Water from the summit of Red Screes

Brothers Water from the summit of Red Screes

Photo: Chris Pearson (6)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - The Angle Tarn Pikes from Middle Dodd

The Angle Tarn Pikes from Middle Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (69)

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 - High Pike from Dove Crag

High Pike from Dove Crag

Photo: Raymond Brown (28)

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

Ullswater and Great Mell from Red Screes

Photo: David Hayter (66)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Sitting on Dove Crag summit cairn in the snow

Sitting on Dove Crag summit cairn in the snow

Photo: Christine Shepherd (470)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Great Rigg (right) and High Pike (Scandale) (left) from Dove Crag

Great Rigg (right) and High Pike (Scandale) (left) from Dove Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (7)

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 - Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (327)

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

Hart Crag summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (328)

Walk c305 Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water - Hartsop Village with Grey Crag towering beyond from the shores of Brothers Water

Hartsop Village with Grey Crag towering beyond from the shores of Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (24)

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 - High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

Photo: David Hayter (59)


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