A new years day walk up to Castle Crag in Borrowdale.

 

Date: 1st January 2011
Start Location: Rosthwaite
Time Started: 12:15
Duration: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
Distance: 4.91km - 3.05 Miles
Ascent (m/ft): 210m (689ft)
Highest Point: Castle Crag (290m/951ft)
Parking: Car Park at Rosthwaite
Weather: Mostly Cloudy
Difficulty: Easy
Rosthwaite - Cumbria Way - Castle Crag - Cumbria Way - Rosthwaite
 
Castle Crag from Rosthwaite.
Following the path to Castle Crag.
New Bridge.
Eagle Crag.
Rosthwaite and the wonderful Borrowdale.
Skiddaw and Derwent Water from Castle Crag summit.
Castle Crag summit cairn.
Walla Crag in the shade and Blencathra in the sun.
The view to Derwent Water from Castle Crag.
Sunshine on Great Crag.
Great Crag.
Eagle Crag getting some sunshine too.