24th September 2006

Ashness Bridge and Walla Crag from Keswick.


Walk Overview
Time 12.00 to 15.30
Duration 3 hr 30 min
Distance 7 mile
Ascent 1289 ft
Walking with Jennifer
Keswick - Derwent Water - Ashness Bridge - Walla Crag - Castlerigg - Keswick
Fells visited
Directory places visited

Starting Point Information Centre
Car park, Keswick

There are so many car parks and so many roadside options in Keswick I've grouped them all together into one. To state the obvious, the car parks all charge and the roadside parking is rather a hit and miss affair.


Route Map

Derwent Water shore.

Tall trees along the path through Great Wood.

Ashness bridge viewed from below, rather than the classic view seen from above the bridge.

Zooming in on Keswick launch.

Derwent Water and Bassenthwaite Lake seen from the area above Falcon Crag.

Walla Crag summit.

The River Greta taken from the old Keswick railway path.

Looking back along the railway path from the same place I took the previous picture.

Back in Keswick on what has turned into a sunny afternoon.

David Hall -
Lake District Walks