Walk up Helm Crag from Grasmere 5/5 (2)

Route Summary:

Distance
Ascent
Time
7.2 km465 m3 hours

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Start and Finish:

Facilities:

Check out the businesses nearby for more places to stay and drink.

Hazards:

Remember that we cannot outline every single hazard on a walk – it’s up to you to be safe and competent. Read up on Mountain Safety , Navigation and what equipment you’ll need.

Public Transport: Traveline for UK Public Transport
Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): 

Weather Forecast:

Met Office Lake District Mountain Weather

Check out our Best Mountain Weather Forecast?

Walk up Helm Crag from Grasmere Route Map and GPX Download

Download

Recommended Maps

 Guidebooks:

Summits and Places on this Route

Places Nearby



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.

Click here to view the full description. Images and GPX files used with permission of the route author.



Follow us on Twitter

Please rate this




0 Comments

Leave a Reply

(c) Mud and Routes 2018

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account