Yearly Walking Logs from walkthefells.net




Walks done in 2008

30th December 2008
  Grasmere to High Raise 9.5 mile 2600 ft
Grasmere - Easedale - Easedale Tarn - Blea Rigg - Sergeant Man - High Raise - Codale Head - Tarn Crag - Stythwaite Steps - Easedale Grasmere
 

29th December 2008
  Silhouettes from Fellbarrow and Low Fell 5.75 mile 1600 ft
Waterend (Loweswater) - Miresyke - Mosser Road - Fellbarrow - Smithy Fell - Watching Crag - Low Fell - Darling Fell - Mosser Road - Loweswater - Waterend
 

28th December 2008
  Blue sky and sunshine at Beacon Tarn 4.8 mile 900 ft
Blawith - Houkler Hall - Cockenskell - Beacon Tarn - Beacon Fell - Beacon Tarn - Cockenskell - Houkler Hall - Blawith
 

27th December 2008
  Elterwater to Greenburn Tarn (and back) 8.1 mile 1400 ft
Elterwater - Elterwater Hall - Dale End - Slater Bridge - Low Hall Garth - Greenburn Tarn - Fell Foot Bridge - Busk House - Dale End - Elterwater Hall - Elterwater
 

26th December 2008
  Boxing Day in Borrowdale 6.1 mile 1400 ft
Rosthwaite - New Bridge - Castle Crag - Tongue Gill - Seatoller - Stonethwaite Church - Peat Howe - New Bridge - Rosthwaite
 

25th December 2008
  Christmas morning on Barrow and Outerside 5 mile 1800 ft
Braithwaite - Braithwaite Lodge - Barrow - Barrow Door - High Moss - Outerside - Low Moss - Stile End - High Coledale - Braithwaite
 

24th December 2008
  A Christmas Eve in Martindale - Steel Knotts and Hallin Fell 4.3 mile 1500 ft
Martindale New Church - The Combs - Steel End - Steel Knotts - Martindale Old Church - Howegrain Beck Bridge - Martindale New Church - Hallin Fell - Martindale New Church
 

21st December 2008
  A short walk on the shortest day - Sale Fell 2.6 mile 700 ft
Brumston Bridge - Kelswick Farm - Sale Fell - Rivings - Chapel Wood - Kelswick - Brumston Bridge
 

20th December 2008
  Great Mell Fell on a grey day 2.2 mile 800 ft
Near Brownrigg Farm - Great Mell Fell - Woods on the eastern side of the fell - Routing Gill Beck - Near Brownrigg Farm
 

17th December 2008
  A figure of eight from Buttermere - Rannerdale Knotts and a circuit Butternere 7.6 mile 1200 ft
Buttermere - Road above Crummock Water - Rannerdale Knotts - Low Bank - Buttermere - Wilkinsyke Farm - Buttermere shore line - Gatescarth Farm - Peggy's Bridge - Burtness Wood - Scale Bridge - Buttermere
 

10th December 2008
  If you change your plan, you never know what you'll include in a walk - Cat Bells and Walla Crag 13.7 mile 2900 ft
Portinscale - Ullock - Newlands Beck - Stair - Skelgill - Cat Bells - Borrowdale - Grange - High Lodore - Watendlath Beck - Ashness Bridge - Walla Crag - Springs wood - Keswick - Portinscale
 

7th December 2008
  Battling the wind on Skiddaw 7 mile 2500 ft
Gale Road - Jenkin Hill - Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw - Jenkin Hill - Gale Road
 

6th December 2008
  Walking in a winter wonderland - Helvellyn from Dunmail Raise 7.6 mile 3000 ft
Dunmail Raise - Raise Beck - Grisedale Tarn - Dollywaggon Pike - High Crag - Nethermost Pike - Helvellyn - Whelpside Gill - Birkside - Permissive Path above A591 to Dunmail Raise
 

30th November 2008
  It's so much easier when the ground is frozen - Ullscarf to High Tove 10.9 mile 2800 ft
Rosthwaite - Nr Stonethwaite - Lining Crag - Greenup Edge - Greenup Edge Tarns - Ullscarf - Standing Crag - Bell Crags - Armboth Fell - High Tove - Watendlath - Puddingstone Bank - Rosthwaite
 

29th November 2008
  My first snow of the winter - Stone Arthur to Nab Scar 9.2 mile 3200 ft
A591 - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Fairfied - Great Rigg - Heron Pike - Nab Scar - Dockey Tarn - Alcock Tarn - How Top - Dove Cottage - A591
 

25th November 2008
  Perfect conditions for an afternoon on Muncaster Fell 7.8 mile 1500 ft
Eskdale Green - The Green Station - Rabbit How - Ross's Camp - Hooker Crag (Muncaster Fell) - Muncaster Tarn - High Eskholme - Muncaster Head - Forge Bridge - Eskdale Green
 

22nd November 2008
  Grasmere, Silver How, Chapel Stile and Elterwater 5.8 mile 1700 ft
Grasmere - Kelbarrow - Silver How - Megs Gill - Chapel Stile - Elterwater - High Close Road - Grasmere Road - Grasmere
 

21st November 2008
  A windy walk on Walla Crag 6 mile 1200 ft
Castelrigg Stone Circle - Castle Lane - Rake Foot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Castlerig Stone Circle
 

16th November 2008
  Wandering about on Haystacks 7 mile 2400 ft
bottom of Honister Pass - Gatescarth - Scarth Gap - Haystacks - Great Round How - above Dubs Bottom - Dubs Hut - Warnscale Bottom - bottom of Honister Pass
 

15th November 2008
  Not another soul in site - Branstree to Hare Shaw 6.7 mile 2010 ft
Haweswater Road - Hopgill Beck sheepfold - Branstree North Ridge - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - Captain Whelter Bog - Selside Pike - Selside End - Old Corpse Road - Hare Shaw - Guerness Gill - Aaron's Bield - Haweswater Road
 

12th November 2008
  A couple of hours on Yewbarrow 4.1mile 2000 ft
Overbeck Bridge - Dropping Crag - Great Door - Yewbarrow - above Stirrup Crag - below Dore Head - Dropping Crag - Overbeck Bridge
 

9th November 2008
  A short, wet walk at Aira Force 1.5 mile 500 ft
Park Brow - Aira Force - High Force - Aira Force - Park Brow
 

3rd November 2008
  Autumn in Loweswater 6.3 mile 900 ft
Fangs Brow - above Holme Wood - High Nook Tarn - High Nook farm - Maggie's Bridge - Loweswater - Holme Wood - Hudson Place - Fangs Brow
 

2nd November 2008
  Robinson and Hindscarth 6.7 mile 2570 ft
Newlands Church - Low High Snab - High Snab Bank - Robinson - Littledale Edge - Hindscarth - Scope End - Low Snab - Newlands Church
 

1st November 2008
  An out of the ordinary combination of fells from Troutbeck 12.4 mile 3450 ft
Troutbeck Church - Troutbeck - Nanny Lane - Wansfell Pike - Baystones - Kirkstone Pass - Broad End - St Raven's Edge - Stony Cove Pike - Threshthwaite Mouth - Troutbeck Tongue - Long Green Head - Limefit Park - Troutbeck Church
 

26th October 2008
  And after the floods, the Autumn colours came 5.6 mile 1000 ft
Briar Rigg - Mallen Dodd - Latrigg - Brundholme - Old Keswick Railway Path - Keswick - Briar Rigg
 

22nd October 2008
  High Street, Mardale Ill Bell and Nan Bield Pass from Mardale Head 6.3 mile 2200 ft
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
 

19th October 2008
  A short, wet walk around Grasmere 3.5 mile 100 ft
Grasmere - Road to The Lea - Grasmere shoreline - Weir - Banneriggs - main road back to Grasmere
 

16th October 2008
  A quick walk on Souther Fell 5.1 mile 1300 ft
Mungrisdale - Souther Fell - Knotts - Road back to Mungrisdale
 

12th October 2008
  Seclusion on the northern fells - Longlands Fell to High Pike 11.3 mile 2560 ft
Longlands - Longlands Fell - Little Sca Fell - Great Sca Fell - Knott - Lingy Hut - High Pike - Deer Hills - Ingray Gill - Felslide - Branthwaite - Charlton Wath (ford) - Longlands
 

11th October 2008
  Pike O'Blisco, Cold Pike and Wrynose Pass 8.9 mile 3170 ft
Old Dungeon Ghyll - Wall End - Redacre Gill - Pike O'Blisco - Cold Pike - Red Tarn - Three Shire Stone - Wrynose Pass - Fell Foot - Blea Tarn - Wall End - Old Dungeon Ghyll
 

8th October 2008
  An afternoon around High Rigg 5.5 mile 1300 ft
Near Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - St John's in the Vale Church - Yew Tree Farn - Shundraw - Near Naddle Bridge
 

5th October 2008
  High level and low level - Grisedale Pike to Scar Crags and Newlands Valley 12.2 mile 4400 ft
Whinlatter Pass - Kin - Sleet How - Grisedale Pike - Coledale Hause - Grasmoor - Wandope - Crag Hill - The Scar - Sail - Scar Crags - Hish Moss - Stoneycroft Gill path - Stair - Newlands Valley - Little Braithwaite - Braithwaite - Whinlatter Pass
 

3rd October 2008
  Lank Rigg and Latter Barrow 6.2 mile 1600 ft
Cold Fell Road - Friar Gill - Tongue How - Boat How - Lank Rigg - Poukes Moss - Latter Barrow - Monks Bridge - Friar Gill - Cold Fell Road
 

28th September 2008
  Fisher's Wife's Rake and the Dodds 7.4 mile 2950 ft
Wanthwaite - Hilltop Quarries - Fisher's Wife's Rake - Jim's Fold - Clough Head - Calfhow Pike - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Sticks Pass - Stanah
 

27th September 2008
  High Seat and Bleaberry Fell 5.8 mile 1790 ft
Ashness Bridge - Ashness Gill - High Seat - Threefooted Brandreth - Bleaberry Fell - Low Moss - Ashness Bridge
 

26th September 2008
  Kirk Fell direct, Beck Head and Gavel Neese 4.3 mile 2400 ft
Wasdale Head - Kirk Fell (direct route) - Rib End - Beck Head - Gavel Neese - Moses Trod - Wasdale Head
 

23rd September 2008
  There are just so many things to see if you wander about - Scafell and Slight Side 7.6 mile 3300 ft
Wasdale Road - Brackenclose - Green How - Sca Fell - Slight Side - Broad Tongue - Hardrigg Gill - Bulatt Bridge - Burnmoor Tarn - Maiden Castle Cairn - Corpse Road into Wasdale - Bracken Close - Wasdale Road
 

21st September 2008
  Not just Holme Fell but here, there and everywhere 8.7 mile 2050 ft
Tom Gill Car Park - Yew Tree Tarn - Uskdale Gap - Holme Fell - Holme Ground Tarn - Hodge Close - Stang End - Tongue Intake Plantation - High Arneside Tarn - track to Knipe Fold - Hawkshead Hill - Wharton Tarn - Tarn Hows - Tom Gill Car Park
 

20th September 2008
  The two edges of Wetherlam 4.4 mile 2200 ft
Tilberthwaite - (above) Yewdale Beck - Steel Edge - Wetherlam - Wetherlam Edge - Birk Fell Man - Blake Rigg - (top of) Tilberthwaite Gill - Tilberthwaite
 

17th September 2008
  Half a sunny afternoon around Derwent Water 9 mile 300 ft
Portinscale - Keswick - Strandshag Bay - Calfclose Bay - Lodore Hotel - Great Bay - Abbot's Bay - Victoria Bay - Hawes End Outdoor Centre - Nicol End Marina - Portinscale
 

14th September 2008
  Dove Crag via Rydal Head 9.5 mile 2500 ft
Rydal - Buckstones Jump - Rydal Head - Dove Crag - High Pike - Low Pike - Low Sweden Bridge - Ambleside - A591 - Rydal
 

13th September 2008
  An unusual route from Threlkeld to visit some mine ruins 6 mile 900 ft
Threlkeld - Blencathra Centre - Ford at Sinen Gill - Glenderaterra Beck - (above) Derwentfolds - Wescoe - Threlkeld
 

10th September 2008
  Three tarns above Glenridding 8.3 mile 2400 ft
Glenridding - Greenside Road - Kepple Cove - Brown Cove - Below Catstye Cam - Red Tarn - Birkhouse Moor - Lanty's Tarn - Glenridding
 

7th September 2008
  Around Loughrigg Fell 7.4 mile 1570 ft
Walthwaite Bottom - Road to Loughrigg Tarn - Below Ivy Crag - Lilly Tarn - Brow Head Farm - Pelter Bridge - Rydal Cave - Loughrigg Terrace - High Close YHA - Walthwaite Bottom
 

31st August 2008
  Rain drops keep falling on my head - Angletarn Pikes and Brock Crags 7.1 mile 2000 ft
Hartsop - Dubhow - Boredale Hause - Angletarn Pikes - Angle Tarn - Brock Crags - Satura Crag - Hayeswater - Hartsop Corn Mill - Hartsop
 

30th August 2008
  Miterdale, Burnmoor Tarn and Eskdale 9.8 mile 1500 ft
Eskdale Green - Low Holme - Low Place - Miterdale - Burnmoor Tarn - Eskdale Moor - Brat's Moss - Boot - St Catherine's Church - Eskdale (valley) - Forge Bridge - Eskdale Green
 

24th August 2008
  An unexpected walk from Staveley. 3.3 mile 780 ft
Staveley - Barley Bridge - Reston Scar - Black Crag - Kentmere Road - Staveley
 

23rd August 2008
  A higgledy-piggledy route from Hartsop 7.8 mile 3200 ft
Hartsop - (below) Brock Crags - Satura Crag - The Nab - Rest Dodd - Rampsgill Head - Kidsty Pike - The Knott - Hayeswater - Filter House - Hartsop
 

22nd August 2008
  An obvious circular walk taking in Ullock Pike, Long Side and Carl Side 6.1 mile 2600 ft
Ravenstone Hotel (back of) - Ling How - Ullock Pike - Long Side - Carl Side - White Stones - Dodd Wood - Old Sawmill Tearooms - Roadside Parh
 

20th August 2008
  Newlands Valley in the sunshine 7.5 mile 500 ft
Portinscale - Ullock - Newlands Beck - Stair - Little Town - Skelgill - Woodland path to Nichol End - Portinscale
 

17th August 2008
  Squelch, squelch, squelch from Devoke Water to Black Combe 12.3 mile 2700 ft
Birker Fell Road - Devoke Water - Woodend Height - Yoadcastle - Stainton Pike - Holehouse Tarn - Whitfell - Burn Moor - Buck Barrow - Corney Fell Road - Stoneside Hill - Whitecombe Moss - Black Combe - Whicham Church
 

16th August 2008
  So much for the bad forecast - Grasmere to Easedale Tarn 6 mile 1000 ft
Grasmere - Easedale Road - Easedale - Sourmilk Gill - Easedale Tarn - Far Easedale - Easedale Road - Grasmere
 

13th August 2008
  A short walk on Sale Fell 2.9 mile 800 ft
Wythop Road - Lothwaite - Rivings - Sale Fell - Wythop Road
 

10th August 2008
  A wet weather walk to Watendlath 5.6 mile 900 ft
Ashness Bridge Road - Ashness Bridge - Ashness Wood - Watendlath Beck - Watendlath - Watendlath Road - Ashness Bridge
 

8th August 2008
  Middle Fell, Haycock and a long walk down Nether Beck 8.7 mile 2998 ft
Greendale - Middle Fell - Winscale Hows - Pots of Ashness - High Pikehow - Haycock - Nether Beck - Wast Water - Wasdale Road - Greendale
 

6th August 2008
  Sometimes you just fancy a walk out - in this case Keswick 3.5 mile 150 ft
Keswick - Derwent Water - Friar's Crag - Stable Hills - Calfclose Bay - Borrowdale Road - Keswick
 

4th August 2008
  An evening walk up Carling Knott and Burnbank Fell 4.6 mile 1380 ft
Fangs Brow - Holme Beck - Carling Knott - Burnbank Fell - Fangs Brow
 

3rd August 2008
  Graystones and Broom Fell 5.6 mile 1611 ft
Darling How - Darling How Plantation - Graystones - Kirk Fell - Widow Hause - Broom Fell - South Ridge - Aiken Beck - Darling How
 

2nd August 2008
  Seathwaite Tarn, Dow Crag and a big hole on the ground 7 mile 2300 ft
Walna Scar (Duddon Vally end) - Seathwaite Tarn - Near Gill - Far Gill Goat's Hawse - Dow Crag - Buck Pike - Brown Pike - Walna Scar Road (top of) - White Maiden - White Pike - Walna Scar Quarries - Walna Scar Road
 

27th July 2008
  What a scorcher for a walk from Causey Pike to Barrow 7.1 mile 2550 ft
Uzzicar - Stoneycroft Gill - High Moss - Causey Pike - Scar Crags - High Moss - Outerside - Low Moss - Barrow Door - Barrow - above Braithwaite Lodge - Newlands Valley Road - Uzzicar
 

26th July 2008
  An invite to walk outside the Lakes - High Cup Nick 10.25 mile 1550 ft
Dufton - road - Harbour Flatt - High Cup Gill - High Cup Nick - Maize Beck - Pennine Way - Dufton
 

25th July 2008
  A sunny afternoon on the Dunnerdale Fells 5.8 mile 1630 ft
Ulpha Church - Ulpha Bridge - Birks - Stickle Pike - Great Stickle - Great Stickle Tarns - Tarn Hill - Ulpha Road - Ulpha Bridge - Ulpha
 

20th July 2008
  A Sunday on St Sunday Crag 8.7 mile 2786 ft
Patterdale - Glenamara Park - Grisedale - Ruthwaie Lodge - Grisedale Tarn - Deepdale Hause - St Sunday Crag - Gavel Pike - Birks - Thornhow End - Glenamara Park - Patterdale
 

19th July 2008
  Up in the cloud on Whiteside and Hopegill Head 5 mile 2375 ft
Lanthwaite Green - Whin Ben - Whiteside - Whiteside Ridge - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Coledale Hause - Gasgale Gill - Liza Beck - Lanthwaite Green
 

29th June 2008
  A circuit of Ennerdale Water 7.2 mile XX ft
 
 

28th June 2008
  Snipeshow Tarn to Tewet Tarn 7.5 mile 1570 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - A591 - Snipeshow Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale Church - Tewet Tarn - Naddle Bridge - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

23rd June 2008
  An evening walk up Dodd 4.3 mile 1400 ft
The Old Sawmill Tearoom - Dodd Wood - Long Doors - Dodd - Long Doors - Dodd Wood - The Old Sawmill Tearoom
 

21st June 2008
  Almost timed to perfection. Stonethwaite to Rosthwaite via Watendlath 5.5 mile 1740 ft
Stonethwaite - Lingy End - Dock Tarn - Great Crag - Watendlath - Puddingstone Bank - Rosthwaite - Stonethwaite
 

20th June 2008
  Great Borne, Starling Dodd and Ennerdale Water 7 mile 2600 ft
Bowness - Rake Beck - Great Borne - Sca Well - Starling Dodd - Little Dodd - High Gillerthwaite - Ennerdale Water - Bowness
 

16th June 2008
  An evening walk on Blake Fell 5.3 mile 1600 ft
Felldyke - Cogra Moss - Low Pen - High Pen - Blake Fell - (near sharp Knott) - Forest track back to Cogra Moss - Felldyke
 

15th June 2008
  A circuit of Thirlmere 9.6 mile  
Thirlmere Dam - Armboth - Hause Point - Dob Gill - Steele End - Wythburn Church - Woods above A591 - Swirls - Shoreline path below Dalehead Hall - Thirlmere Dam
 

14th June 2008
  High Spy and off path walking to reach two named sheepfolds 5.5 mile 2120 ft
Grange - Nitting Haws - Joe Bank's Fold - High Spy - Robin's Fold - Tongue Gill - Allerdale Ramble - River Derwent - Grange
 

13th June 2008
  A Fellbarrow fell wander 5.1 mile 1630 ft
Loweswater Road - Mosser Fell Road - Fellbarrow - Sourfoot Fell - Crabtree Beck - Darling Fell - Mosser Fell Road - Loweswater Road
 

8th June 2008
  Caw to Dow Crag, and a dried up Seathwaite Tarn 9.3 mile 3370 ft
Seathwaite - Park Head Road - Caw - Pikes - White Pike - White Maiden - Walna Scar Road - Blind Tarn - Buck Pike - Dow Crag - Seathwaite Tarn - Bottom of Walna Scar Road - Dunnon Valley Road - Seathwaite
 

3rd June 2008
  An evening on Cat Bells 2.7 mile 1100 ft
Gutherscale - Skelgill Bank - Cat Bells - Mart Bield - track above Newlands Valley - Skelgill - Gutherscale
 

2nd June 2008
  A short evening walk up Muncaster Fell 2.8 mile 600 ft
Near Muncaster Castle car park - Fell Lane - Muncaster Tarn - Muncaster Fell (Holker Crag) - Muncaster Tarn - Fell Lane - Near Muncaster Castle car park
 

1st June 2008
  An early start for a walk from Martindale to Angle Tarn 8.1 mile 2130 ft
Martindale Old Church - Dale Head - Bannerdale - Heck Crag (below) - Brock Crags - Angle Tarn - Angletarn Pikes - Heckbeck Head - Beda Fell - Martindale Old Church
 

31st May 2008
  A quiet day on the Langdales 7.3 mile 2500 ft
Stickle Barn - Mark Gate - Thorn Crag - Loft Crag - Pike O'Stickle - Harrison Combe - Thunacar Knott - Martcrag Moor - Stake Pass - Mickleden - Old Dungeon Gill Hotel - Stickle Barn
 

30th May 2008
  A short asfternoon walk on Sale Fell 3.4 mil 900 ft
Wythop Mill Road - Kelswick - Chapel Wood - Rivings - Sale Fell - Wythop Mill Road
 

26th May 2008
  A walk around Hard Knott 6.9 mile 1780 ft
Britherilkeld Farm - Lingcove Bridge - Lingcove Beck - Moasdale - Hardknott Pass - Hardknott Roman Fort
 

24th May 2008
  "an" Old Crown Round 25.7 mile 7400 ft
Hesket Newmarket - Pasture Lane - Calebreck - Carrock Fell - Swinside (road end) - Bowscale Fell - Blencathra - Mungrisedale Common - The Stake - Skiddaw House - Sale How - Skiddaw - Bakestall - Dash Beck - Brocklecrag - Great Cockup - River Ellen - Longlands - Charleton Wath (ford) - Fell Side - Nethe Row - Street Head - Hesket Newmarket
 

23rd May 2008
  Crag Fell and Grike 5.3 mile 1130 ft
Cold Fell Road - Blakeley Moss (above) - Crag Fell - Grike - Blakeley Moss (above) - Cold Fell Road
 

20th May 2008
  An evening walk up Barrow 4.4 mile 1300 ft
Braithwaite - Barrow - Barrow Door - Stoneycroft Gill - Newlands Valley Road - Braithwaite
 

18th May 2008
  High Raise, Sergeant's Crag and Eagle Crag from Stonethwaite 8 mile 2700 ft
Stonethwaite - Greenup Gill - Greenup Edge - High Raise - (near Long Crag) - Sergeant's Crag - Eagle Crag - Greenup Gill - Stonethwaite
 

17th May 2008
  Raining on Raven Crag 2 mile 1100 ft
Thirlmere - Raven Crag - Thirlmere (across the dam and back)
 

14th May 2008
  An evening walk around Loweswater 3.6 mile 590 ft
Roadside near Water End - Hudson Place - Holme Wood - Maggie's Bridge - Loweswater Road
 

13th May 2008
  Buttermere to Wandope via Addacomb Hole 6.1 mile 2720 ft
Buttermere - Mill Beck - Third Gill - Addacomb Beck - Addacomb Hole - Wandope - Whiteless Pike - Buttermere
 

12th May 2008
  An evening walk above Eskdale 3.8 mile 920 ft
Birker Fell Road - Garner Bank - Brantrake Crags - Black Beck - Water Crag - Devoke Water - Birker Fell Road
 

11th May 2008
  It's all in a good cause: Walking around Buttermere for Marie Curie Cancer Care 4.3 mile 850 ft
Buttermere village - Buttermere (lake) - Burtness Wood - Peggy's Bridge - Gatesgarth - Buttermere (lake) - Wilkinsyke Farm - Buttermere
 

10th May 2008
  A circuit of Haweswater 10.2 mile 1400 ft
Burnbanks - Measand Beck - Bowderthwaite Bridge - Mardale Head - Road to Haweswater Hotel and Burnbanks
 

5th May 2008
  Great Dodd, Clough Head and half a dozen sheepfolds 9.7 mile 2475 ft
High Row - Groovebeck Fold - Randerside - Great Dodd - Calfhow Pike - Jim's Fold - Clough Head - Rowantree Fold - Wolfcrag Fold - Mart Fold - Old Coach Road - Barbaryrigg Fold - High Row
 

3rd May 2008
  Ambleside, Wansfell Pike and Troutbeck 6.8 mile 2000 ft
Ambleside - Wansfell Pike - Nanny Lane - Troutbeck - Robin Lane - High Skelghyll - Ambleside
 

2nd May 2008
  A short walk from Nether Wasdale 3.4 mile 250 ft
Nether Wasdale - Mill Place - Scale Bridge - Woodhow Tarn - ( Wast Water Road ) - Cinderdale Bridge - Flass Tarn - Cinderdale Bridge - Nether Wasdale
 

1st May 2008
  Adding bits onto to an evening walk from Stonethwaite 6 mile 2400 ft
Stonethwaite - Big Stanger Gill - Rosthwaite Fell - Bessyboot - Rosthwaite Cam - Rosthwaite Fell - Dovenest Crag - Combe Door - Combe Head - Thornythwaite Fell - Borrowdale - Stonethwaite
 

29th April 2008
  Some you win, some you loose. A short walk up Setmurthy on the way back from somewhere else. 3 Mile 550 ft
Near Wyndom School to Watch Hill and back
 

27th April 2008
  Keswick, Latrigg and almost as far as Threlkeld 9.3 mile 1600 ft
Keswick - Latrigg - Brundholme - Wescoe - The Riddings - A66 - The Old Keswick Railway Path - Keswick
 

22nd April 2008
  An evening walk through Newlands Valley 5.5 mile 700 ft
Portinscale - Ullock - Newlands Beck - Stair - Skelgill - Nicol End - Portinscale
 

20th April 2008
  Grasmere and Silver How 5.7 mile 1450 ft
A591 - Grasmere - Alan Bank - Silver How - Dow Bank (below) - Redbank Wood (edge of) - The Lea - Grasmere - A591
 

19th April 2008
  Black Sail Hut, an aptly named Windy Gap and a room with a view 8.7 mile 3250 ft
Gateagarth - Scarth Gap Pass - Black Sail Hut (YHA) - Tongue (side of) - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Brandreth Grey Knotts - Great Round How - Warnscale Beck - Warnscale Bottom - Gatesgarth
 

15th April 2008
  An evening walk up Walla Crag 2.8 mile 630 ft
Castle Lane (A591) - Rakefoot farm - Walla Crag - Rakefoot farm - Castle Lane (A591)
 

13th April 2008
  A trio of far western fells - Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg 8.2 mile 2100 ft
Coldfell Road - Blakeley Rise - Kinney How - Grike - Crag Fell - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Whoap Beck - Coldfell Road
 

12th April 2008
  Snow in the Yorkshire Dales - Pen Y Gent 6.25 mile 1550 ft
Horton in Ribblesdale - Brackenbottom - Pen-y-ghent - Pennine Way - Hull Pot - Horton Scar - Horton in Ribbledale
 

6th April 2008
  Great minds think alike - bumping into John on Fairfield 6.4 mile 3230 ft
A591 - Swan Hotel - Stone Arthur - Great Rigg - Fairfield - Grisedale Tarn - Seat Sandal - Seat Sandal's south ridge - A591
 

5th April 2008
  Patterdale, Angletarn Pikes and Hartsop 8.1 mile 2220 ft
Patterdale - Rooking - Boredale Hause - Chapel in the hause - Angletarn Pikes - Angle Tarn - Satura Crag - Hayeswater - Hartsop - Beckstones - Rooking - Patterdale
 

30th March 2008
  Tarn Hows and Black Crag 5.7 mile 1200 ft
Tarn Hows - High Arnside Tarn - Iron Keld Plantation - Black Crag - Iron Keld Plantation - Rose Castle Tarn - Tover Intake - Tarn Hows
 

29th March 2008
  A walk up Great Calva before the rains came 8.5 mile 1980 ft
Peter House Farm - Dash falls - Great Calva - Little Calva - Dash Falls - Dash Beck - Brocklecrag - Horsemoor Hills - Peter House Farm
 

24th March 2008
  Helvellyn to Clough Head in the snow 10.7 mile 4100 ft
Swirls - Browncove Crags Helvellyn - Helvellyn Lower Man - White Side - Raise Sticks Pass (top of) - Stybarrow Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Great Dodd - Calfhow Pike - Clough Head - Threlkeld Knotts - Wanthwaite (St John's in the Vale)
 

23rd March 2008
  Just when you think winter is over, the snow turns up. Heughscar Hill from Askham 5.8 mile 700 ft
Askham - Riggingleys Top - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit Stone Circle - Moor Dovovk - Helton - Askham
 

21st March 2008
  Ling Fell to Sale Fell via Lord's Seat 8.5 mile 2700 ft
Brumston Bridge - Ling Fell - Burthwaite Heights - Broom Fell - Lord's Seat - Barf - Hagg Beck - Ladies Table - Lothwaite - Sale Fell - Brumston Bridge
 

19th March 2008
  A short walk up Binsey 2.1 mile 650 ft
Binsey Lodge - Binsey summit - Intake Wall - Binsey Lodge
 

16th March 2008
  Birks Bridge to Harter Fell and Wallobarrow Crag 7.4 mile 2725 ft
Birks Bridge - Birks - Harter Fell - Grassguards Gill - Grassguards - Wallowbarrow Crag - High Wallowbarrow - River Duddon - Birks Bridge
 

14th March 2008
  Middle Fell and Greendale Tarn 3.7 mile 1670 ft
Greendale - Middle Fell - Greendale Tarn - Greendale
 

9th March 2008
  High Hartsop Dodd, Little Hart Crag and Scandale Pass 5.8 mile 1650 ft
Brothers Water - Hartsop Hall - High Hartsop Crag - Little Hatr Crag - Scandale Tarn - Scandale Pass - Hartsop Hall - Brothers Water
 

8th March 2008
  Raining cats and dogs around Derwent Water 9.8 mile 1413 ft
Portinscale - Nicol End - Below Cat Bells - Manesty - Grange - Lodore - Barrow Bay - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Portinscale
 

2nd March 2008
  Rannerdale Knotts 4 mile 1360 ft
Cinderdale Common - Rannerdale Knotts - Low Bank - Rowantree Beck - Rannerdale Beck - Cinderdale Common
 

1st March 2008
  Sunshine and showers at Troutbeck 7.6 mile 1670 ft
Church Bridge Troutbeck - Garburn Pass - Sallows - Sour Howes - Dubbs Road - Dubbs Reservoir - Moorhowe Road - Longmire Road - Garburn Pass - Church Bridge Troutbeck
 

24th February 2008
  Making it up as I go along on a walk from Keswick 8.6 mile 1920 ft
Keswick - Chestnut Hill - Castlerigg - Brockle Beck - Near Dodd Crag - Bleaberry Fell - Walla Crag - Castlerigg - Keswick
 

21st February 2008
  A walk outside the Lake District - Wain Stones, North York Moors    
Clay Bank - Jet Miners Track - Wain Stones - Hasty Bank - Clay Bank
 

19th February 2008
  Taking advantage of the last forecasted day of good weather - Steeple to Caw Fell from Ennerdale 11 mile 3100 ft
Bowness Knott - Ennerdale Water - Irish Bridge - Lingmell - Steeple - Scoat Fell - Haycock - Caw Fell - Ennerdale Water - Bowness Knott
 

17th February 2008
  A frosty day at Elterwater 4.8 mile 850 ft
Elterwater - Eltermere - Skelwith Bridge - Loughrigg Tarn - Oaks - High Close - Elterwater
 

16th February 2008
  Blue sky and sunshine for a walk to Red Screes and Scandale 8.3 mile 2644 ft
Ambleside - Kirkstone Pass - Snarker Pike - Red Screes - Scandale Pass - Scandale Tarn - Scandale Pass - Scandale - Ambleside
 

15th February 2008
  Who needs a path when there's a perfectly good bog to walk through - Buckbarrow and Seatallan 6.2 mile 2121ft
Harrow Head - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Birk Crag - Blangdale (edge of) - Winsor Farm - Harrow Head
 

12th February 2008
  Perfect conditions for an out of the ordinary route from Kentmere to High Street 11.9 mile 3400 ft
Kentmere - Hartrigg - Kentmere Reservoir - Hall Cove - High Street - Thornthwaite Crag - Froswick - Ill Bell - Yoke - Garburn Pass - Kentmere
 

10th February 2008
  Cloud inversions from the High Stile ridge 6.7 mile 4400 ft
Buttermere - Old Burtness - Bleaberry Tarn - The Saddle - Red Pike - White Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Gamlin End - Scarth Gap Pass - Buttermere (lake) - Buttermere
 

9th February 2008
  Testing a knee around Hallin Fell 3.9 mile 1210 ft
Martindale New church - Waternook - Geordie's Crag - Hallinhag Wood - Sandwick - Martindale New church
 

3rd February 2008
  A short walk around the head of Borrowdale 4.3 mile 710 ft
Rosthwaite - New Bridge - Allerdale Ramble - Seatoller - Stonethwaite - Rosthwaite
 

2nd February 2008
  Wintry conditions on Helvellyn 6.8 mile 3050 ft
Wythburn Church - Birk Side - Swallow Scarth - Helvellyn - Browncove Crags - Swirls Car Park - Forestry path above Thirlmere - Wythburn Church
 

27th January 2008
  A short walk up Blake Fell 5.3 mile 1590 ft
Feldyke - Cogra Moss - Low Pen - High Pen - Blake Fell - Forest Tracks - Cogra Moss - Felldyke
 

26th January 2008
  A drive through the Lakes - one of us with a runny nose and the other with a sprained knee    
Whitehaven - Gosforth - Holmrook - Corney Fell - Broughton in Furness - Spark Bridge - Oxen Park - Satterthwaite - Grizedale - Esthwaite Water - Near Swarey - Far Swarey - Newby Bridge - Bowness on Windermere - Ambleside - Grasmere - Keswick - Whinlatter Pass - Lorton - Cockermouth - Whitehaven
 

20th January 2008
  Water, water everywhere - up in the cloud on Crinkle Crags 7.3 mile 2750 ft
Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel - Stool End Farm - Oxendale - Whorneyside Force - Hell Gill - Three Tarns - Crinkle Crags - Oxendale - Stool End Farm - Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel
 

19th January 2008
  Gowbarrow Fell to Little Mell Fell 8.5 mile 2300 ft
Park Brow - Aira Force - Green Hill - Gowbarrow Fell - Great Meldrum - Little Meldrum - The Hause - Little Mell Fell - The Hause - Watermillock Church - Swinburn's Park - Shooting Lodge - Memorial Seat Aira Force - Park Brow
 

13th January 2008
  Wet and windy on Latrigg 7.9 mile 1310 ft
Portinscale Suspension Bridge - Keswick - Briar Rigg - Gale Road Car Park - Latrigg - Brundholm - Keswick Railway Path - Keswick - Portinscale Suspension Bridge
 

12th January 2008
  A workers village, ancient stones and a wintry Far Eastern ridge 11.7 mile 2600 ft
Burnbanks - Pinnacle Howe - Four Stones Hill - Low Kop - High Kop - Wether Hill - Red Crag - Redcrag Tarn - Raven Howe - High Raise - Low Raise - Long Grain - Measand End - Measand Beck - Haweswater - Burnbanks
 

6th January 2008
  A quartet of fells above Newlands Valley - Causey Pike to Barrow 6.3 mile 2650 ft
Uzzicar Farm - Sleet Hause - Causey Pike - Scar Crags - Long Comb - High Moss - Outerside - Low Moss - Barrow Door - Barrow - Newlands Valley - Uzzicar Farm
 

5th January 2008
  A low level walk from Elterwater - Little Langdale and Great Langdale valleys 9.3 mile 1570 ft
Elterwater - Dale End - Slater Bridge - Fell Foot Bridge - Blea Tarn - Old Dungeon Gill - New Dungeon Gill - Chapel Stile - Elterwater
 



David Hall -
Lake District Walks