Sunday, 4th June 2017

Walk: Raise Beck, Thirlmere, Harrop Tarn, Ullscarf, Greenup Edge, High Raise, Sergeant Man, Calf Crag, Steel Fell, Steel End
Start Point: Layby near Dunmail Raise Grid Reference: NY 330 111
Distance: 13.5 miles Ascent: 3,400 feet
Time: 7 hours
Weather: After a couple of early showers the weather stayed dry for the rest of the day. Very cold breeze on the summits but quite pleasant otherwise
Comments:

Five walkers joined me for this walk in the Central Fells. After an early downpour the conditions were near perfect and a good day was had by all, especially Robb who “bagged” two new Wainwrights

Crossing Raise Beck is a tricky business since the footbridge was washed away

A splash of colour on the roadside

Blea Tarn from Standing Crag

Ullscarf summit

Inquisitive locals

High Raise

Calf Crag

Looking north from Steel Fell

Thirlmere from Steel End

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