The Lakeland Round - Principal Route

Author: George Tod

This is the route I actually walked rather than the 'Official' walk shown in the book.


[Index of Walks] [Lakeland Round]

Principal Route:

(Places and peaks that are not on the route in the book are shown in Italics.)

Place feet Place feet Place feet
Day 1   Wasdale Head - Ashness Wood -
Ambleside - Yewbarrow 2058 Walla Crag 1234
Dove Crag 2603 Red Pike (Wasdale) 2629 Castlerigg Stone Circle -
Hart Crag 2698 Scoat Fell 2780 Keswick -
Fairfield 2863 Pillar 2927 Day 10  
Greatrigg Man 2513 Black Sail Hut - Keswick -
Heron Pike 2003 Day 6   Carl Side 2447
Grasmere - Black Sail Hut - Skiddaw 3053
Day 2   Great Gable 2949 Skiddaw House 1550
Grasmere - Green Gable 2603 Day 11  
Silver Howe 1292 Brandreth 2344 Skiddaw House -
Loughrigg Fell 1101 Grey Knotts 2287 Threlkeld -
Coniston - Haystacks 1959 Clough Head 2381
Levers Water 1350 High Crag 2443 Calfhow Pike 2166
Coniston - High Stile 2644 Great Dod 2807
Day 3   Red Pike 2479 Watson's Dod 2584
Coniston - Scale Force - Stybarrow Dod 2756
Walna Scar - Buttermere - Raise 2889
Brown Pike 2237 Day 7   White Side 2832
Buck Pike 2441 Whiteless Pike 2159 Lower Man 3033
Dow Crag 2555 Crag Hill 2749 Helvellyn 3118
Coniston Old Man 2635 Grasmoor 2791 Catstye Cam 2917
Brim Fell 2611 Hopegill Head 2525 Glenridding -
Swirl How 2630 Grisedale Pike 2593 Day 12  
Wetherlam 2502 Braithwaite - Glenridding -
Elterwater - Keswick - Patterdale -
Day 4   Day 8   Hartsop -
Elterwater - Keswick - Hayes Water -
Crinkle Crags 2816 Portinscale - The Knott 2423
Shelter Crags 2631 Cat Bells 1481 High Street 2718
Bow Fell 2960 High Spy 2143 Thornthwaite Crag 2569
Esk Pike 2903 Dale Head - Froswick 2359
Great End 2984 Robinson 2417 Ill Bell 2476
Broad Crag 2800 Hindscarth 2385 Yoke 2309
Scafell Pike 3210 Return to Dale Head 2473 Troutbeck -
Eskdale - Longthwaite (Borrowdale) - Wansfell Pike 1581
Day 5   Day 9   Ambleside -
Eskdale - Longthwaite - - -
Burnmoor Tarn - Watendlath Tarn - - -


[Index of Walks] [Lakeland Round]