Wednesday, 11th April 2007


Walk: Rydal, Low Sweden Coppice, Low Pike, High Pike, Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Great Rigg, Heron Pike, Nab Scar, Rydal
Start Point: Rydal Road Grid Ref: NY 365 062
Distance:  11 miles Ascent:  3,440 feet
Weather: A lovely day with sunny spells and good visibility.
Accompanied by:

Marie (leader)

Comments: Walking the horseshoe anti-clockwise is an interesting option. Brilliant views.


Scroll down to see photos of the walk

Nab Scar and Heron Pike from High Sweden Coppice


In the distance the Langdale Pikes can be seen on the left and Sergeant Man in the centre


Looking back down the route from High Brock Crags to Ambleside and Windermere


Hart Crag


Heron Pike on the left with Great Rigg in the centre and the Coniston fells behind


Rydal Valley


Helvellyn and Catstycam


A closer view of Great Rigg and Heron Pike


St Sunday Crag


Seat Sandal and Grisedale Tarn


Great Gable on the left and Pillar just right of centre


Looking back at Dove Crag and Hart Crag


Ambleside and Windermere




Looking down Nab Scar to Rydal and Ambleside


Grasmere and Loughrigg

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