20081020_Grasmere, Helm Crag Ridge, Easedale Circular Walk
When : 20th October 2008
Who : Me and My Sister Janet
Where : Lake District, Cumbria, England
Maps : 1:25000 Outdoor Leisure Map no.7, The English Lakes – South East
1:25000 Outdoor Leisure Map no.6, The English Lakes – South West
Start + End Point : 336,079
Approx Distance : 9.6 miles, 15.4 km
Heights : 2830 ft (about 870m) up and down
Parking : As guests we parked in the Youth Hostel Car park, but there is parking in Grasmere village
Public Transport : Yes, Grasmere is on a main bus route with regular services.
Summary : Grasmere Village ; Helm Crag ; Gibson Knott ; Calf Crag ; Far Easedale Waterfalls ; Far Easedale Valley ; Easedale Tarn ; Sourmilk Gill Waterfalls ; Return to Grasmere Village.
I’ve now combined the write-up of the second half of this walk with the first half, so if you’ve come straight to this post from another source please use the following link …