Sun 12th Feb – Black Crag & Holme Fell

A leisurely walk of two low level Wainwrights with views of two lakes, two tarns, Cumbria’s deepest hole and some overgrown mine workings.

Distance: 6.5 miles

Time: 4.5 hours with time for plenty of stops

High Point: 322m (Black Crag)

Meet Time: 9.45am

Start Time: 10.00 am

Start Point: National Trust pay and display car park (SD321999) marked by lower red arrow, if you haven’t got national trust membership there’s limited free car parking in lay-by, marked upper red arrow, at Yew Tree Tarn. This is found about 10 minutes walk from the main car park. There is a narrow path linking the two together.

Grade: Easy end of Moderate

Leader: Matt

Please contact Matt by text on 07878 352150 by 6.00pm Saturday to let him know if you’re coming on this walk.