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 Carg  -   Dove Crag  -   Hart Crag  -   Blake Brow  -   Hartsop Above How  -   Hoggill Brow  -   Gale Crag  -   Bleaberry Knott  -   Cockley How  -   Cow Bridge.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Hart Crag at 822m (2698ft). Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd highest in England, 63rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 27). Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (40th in England, 75th in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Dove Crag, 792m (2599ft). Dove Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th highest in England, 86th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 38). Dove Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (56th in England, 104th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Red Screes, 776m (2547ft). Red Screes is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (56th highest in England, 99th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 49). Red Screes is also known as an English Nuttall (68th in England, 120th in England & Wales). Red Screes is classified as a Marilyn (18th highest in England, 433rd highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag Middle Dodd, 654m (2146ft) - a Wainwright (No. 111) and Hartsop Above How 570m (1871ft) - a Wainwright (No. 141).


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 OL5 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


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

In no particular order . . .

Fairfield from Hart Crag

Fairfield from Hart Crag

Photo: Peter Inglis (5)

The Angle Tarn Pikes from Middle Dodd

The Angle Tarn Pikes from Middle Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (69)

High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag

High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag

Photo: Les Swindell (3)

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

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

Photo: Andy Malcolm (59)

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)

The lower slopes of Hartsop Dodd (left), Caudale Head, The Kirkstone Pass and High Hartsop Dodd (right, behind the tree) reflected in Brothers Water in the snow

The lower slopes of Hartsop Dodd (left), Caudale Head, The Kirkstone Pass and High Hartsop Dodd (right, behind the tree) reflected in Brothers Water in the snow

Photo: Ray Bessant (2)

Crinkles and Bowfell from Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco)

Crinkles and Bowfell from Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco)

Photo: Rob Barklamb (27)

Middle Dodd and Brothers Water from Red Screes

Middle Dodd and Brothers Water from Red Screes

Photo: Chris Pearson (8)

Red Screes from Middle Dodd

Red Screes from Middle Dodd

Photo: Chris Pearson (9)

On Hartsop above How summit - my last Wainwright

On Hartsop above How summit - my last Wainwright

Photo: David Hayter (405)


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