Walk c365 Calders and The Calf via Cautley Spout from The Cross Keys

A stunning waterfall - can be difficult in mist


Route outline for walk c365:

- The Cross Keys  -   River Rawthey  -   Cautley Holme Beck  -   Cautley Spout  -   Cautley Crag  -   Great Dummacks  -   Little Dummacks  -   Calders  -   Bram Rigg Top  -   The Calf  -   Bowderdale Beck  -   Bowderdale Head  -   Cautley Holme Beck  -   The Cross Keys.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
2
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is The Calf at 676m (2218ft). The Calf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (117th highest in England, 199th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Calf is also known as an English Nuttall (156th in England, 264th in England & Wales). The Calf is classified as a Marilyn (37th highest in England, 635th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Calders, 674m (2212ft). Calders is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (122nd highest in England, 207th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Calders is also known as an English Nuttall (163rd in England, 275th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Bram Rigg Top, 672m (2205ft). Bram Rigg Top was demoted from a 'Nuttall' to 'Unclassified' in November 2016.

Along the way you will also bag Great Dummacks, 663m (2175ft) and a Bridget.


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 Map OL19
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 98
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c365 Calders and The Calf via Cautley Spout from The Cross Keys

In no particular order . . .

Walna Scar summit cairn

Walna Scar summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (136)

Stepping Stones across the River Rothay near Ambleside

Stepping Stones across the River Rothay near Ambleside

Photo: David Hayter (281)

The River Rawthey with Calders beyond from the Cross Keys footbridge

The River Rawthey with Calders beyond from the Cross Keys footbridge

Photo: Graham Fleet (1)

The track back from the summit of Calders

The track back from the summit of Calders

Photo: David Chesworth (4)

The Roaches

The Roaches

Photo: Mike Knipe (69)

Bush Howe summit cairn

Bush Howe summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (216)

The River Rawthey

The River Rawthey

Photo: Jez England (4)

The Calf summit trig point

The Calf summit trig point

Photo: Graham Fleet (16)

The Calf summit trig point

The Calf summit trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (219)

The trig point on the summit of The Calf

The trig point on the summit of The Calf

Photo: Christine Shepherd (686)


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