25th June 2006

A short walk up Barrow from Braithwaite.


Walk Overview
Time 12.40 to 15.20
Duration 2 hr 40 min
Distance 4.7 mile
Ascent 1578 ft
Walking with Jennifer
Braithwaite - Barrow - Stoneycroft - Newlands Road - Braithwaite
Fells visited
Directory places visited

Starting Point Information Centre
Braithwaite Village

The best option are the half dozen or so spaces outside the school. Other than that, it's a case of finding a space in the centre of the village.


Route Map

Braithwaite Lodge with the lower slopes of Barrow on its right.

Looking back down to Braithwaite from the path up Barrow. The lake in the valley is Bassenthwaite.

Newlands Valley, Cat Bells and Maiden Moor. It was a very dull and overcast day, but everywhere still looks lush and green.

Stile End and Outerside taken from Barrow summit.

The sheepfold found on the Stonycroft Gill side of Low Moss.

Stonycroft Gill and the path we followed down to the Newlands Road.

Another view of Stonycroft Gill, this time looking back up.

Stoneycroft with Cat Bells behind.

The long view through Newlands Valley to Cat Bells and Maiden Moor.

Coledale Back in Braithwaite.

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Lake District Walks