Sunday, 20th August 2017

Walk: Barrow, Barrow Door, Outerside, Sail, Crag Hill, Grasmoor, Coledale Hause, Hopegill Head, Grisedale Pike
Start Point: Braithwaite Grid Reference: NY 227 237
Distance: 11.5 miles Ascent: 4,800 feet
Time: 7 hours
Weather: A dry but overcast day

Two walkers joined the leader for this walk in the North Western Fells and were rewarded with a very pleasant walking day with seven summits, heather in bloom and wonderful views.

Braithwaite Village

Barrow summit with Causey Pike in the background

Outerside from Barrow

Sail and Crag Hill from Outerside summit

Force Crag with the old mine beneath

Looking towards Crag Hill from Sail

Crag Hill

Grasmoor, highest point of the day

Looking down Gasgale Gill to Crummock Water

Hopegill Head and Grisedale Pike in the distance

Last but not least Grisedale Pike.

Fly Agaric I think

Pat's left boot and a few more fungii

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