Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere

One steep ascent to fine views of Grasemere


Route outline for walk c350:

Grasmere  -  Goody Bridge  -  Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk  -  Easedale House  -  High Raven Crag  -  Helm Crag  -  The Lion and The Lamb  -  The Howitzer  -  Goody Bridge  -  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:

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Mountains
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 English Nuttalls
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Nuttalls
Dewey
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Deweys
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Outlying Fells
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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Helm Crag at 396m (1300ft). Helm Crag is classified as an Wainwright (No. 201).

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk, a 306km (190 miles) linear footpath connecting St Bees in Cumbria, England with Robin Hood's Bay in North Yorkshire, England. Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk is waymarked by the occasional sign. For more walks that include a section of this trail see Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL7 The English Lakes - South Eastern area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere

In no particular order . . .

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - The Lion and the Lamb on Helm Crag

The Lion and the Lamb on Helm Crag

Photo: David Hayter (80)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Photo: Edward Felstead (1)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Autumn in Grasmere Village

Autumn in Grasmere Village

Photo: Linda Royston (1)

Walk c350 Helm 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 c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Photo: Bryan Auty (2)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere from Helm Crag

Grasmere from Helm Crag

Photo: Simon Barnett (54)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Runaway Ramblers from Bury approach 'The Lion and the Lamb' on Helm Crag

Runaway Ramblers from Bury approach 'The Lion and the Lamb' on Helm Crag

Photo: David Morecroft (21)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag summit

Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag summit

Photo: Tim Hope (77)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere

Grasmere

Photo: Kevin Smith (1)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere shore

Grasmere shore

Photo: David Hayter (408)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere from the west shore

Grasmere from the west shore

Photo: Linda Royston (2)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere Lake

Grasmere Lake

Photo: Bryan Auty (4)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (262)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - The Howitzer on Helm Crag

The Howitzer on Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (74)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere Lake

Grasmere Lake

Photo: Linda Royston (4)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - The Howitzer and the Lion and the Lamb on the summit of Helm Crag with Loughrigg and Grasmere in the background

The Howitzer and the Lion and the Lamb on the summit of Helm Crag with Loughrigg and Grasmere in the background

Photo: Alan Wainwright (208)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag

Loughrigg Fell and Grasmere from Helm Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (76)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Photo: David Hayter (415)

Walk c350 Helm Crag from Grasmere - Grasmere from the ascent up Helm Crag

Grasmere from the ascent up Helm Crag

Photo: Sarah Wintle (1)


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