Walk up Helm Crag from Grasmere
|7.19 km||464 m||3 hours|
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Walk up Helm Crag from Grasmere Route Map and GPX Download
Walk up Helm Crag from Grasmere Details
Dave Chick, from All the Gear, No Idea, shares his walking route of a snowy day on Helm Crag in the Lake District’s Eastern Fells. Starting from the village of Grasmere, it ascends from Easedale via a steep path up to the summit of Helm Crag. It may only be just over 400m high, but still high enough for a winter adventure!
Dave says that this walk is a:
prime example of just how seriously anyone should take winter walking in the Lake District – even on the so-called smaller fells.
For the full route, visit the link below.
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