Carling Knott

Height: 544 metres / 1785 feet Grid reference: NY 11719 20314

Loweswater from Carling Knott

Loweswater from Carling Knott

Whiteside and Grasmoor from the Loweswater End of Carling Knott

Whiteside and Grasmoor from the Loweswater End of Carling Knott

Blake Fell

Start point: Lamplugh (NY 089 209)

Lamplugh – Owsen Fell (452) – Burnbank Fell (453) – Loweswater End on Carling Knott (454) – Carling Knott (455) Blake Fell (456) – Sharp Knott (457) – High Hows (Lamplugh) (458) – Lamplugh

Distance: 6.7 miles     Total Ascent: 812 metres     Time Taken: 3 hours

Weather: Dull with sunny intervals. 5°.

There was sunshine around the periphery of the Lakes today, but all the fells seemed to be under cloud. I had a walk in the far north-west, above Loweswater which gave some fine views for some quite lowly tops. Not all is friendly for walkers in this area though, as you will see…