Causey Pike & Crag Hill

DATE : 9th September 2004









View back on Stoneycroft at the start of the ascent of Rowling End


Traffic conjestion on Stoneycroft Bridge


On Rowling End looking along the path to Causey Pike


Newlands valley and l-r the fells of Dale Head , Hindscarth & Robinson


Barrow sits below with Skiddaw & Blencathra providing the backdrop


Further to the right is Derwentwater


On Causey Pike looking along the path to Scar Crags & Sail


View along Rigg Beck with Catbells , High Seat & Helvellyn at the back


Sail from Scar Crags


Looking back on the route of ascent from Sail


Crag Hill & Eel Crags await


On the other side of the Coledale valley is Grisedale Pike


View down into Coledale from Crag Hill


Hopegill Head & Grisedale Pike from Eel Crags


Further to the west is Whiteside


Knott Rigg & Robinson with the higher Lakeland fells rising at the back


The return route back along Sail & Scar Crags then turning left to Outerside visible on the far left


Force Crag & Force Crag mine


Crag Hill & Force Crag from Outerside


View down Stoneycroft Ghyll flanked by Barrow ( left ) & Rowling End ( right )


Stile End , Outerside & Grisedale Pike from Barrow


Derwentwater & Keswick


Well on the descent of Barrow now , the return route turns sharp right & passes above the treeline


Braithwaite at the foot of Barrow