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  Walk info  for the coach trip to KESWICK. Saturday Oct 6th
PICK UP TIMES   STRETFORD 8:0 am.  TERRY'S 8:10 am.  NAG'S HEAD  8:15 am
     
  A) Walk Info Cat Bells
Leaders  --------- Sue & Dave
     
Grade & Distance  --------- 9 miles Hard Mod
Approx. ascent   --------- 1500 feet
Brief Description  --------- Starting at Portinscale we proceed through woodands to reach Hause End and then ascend the ridge to the summit of Catbells involving some easy scrambling before descending to Manesty Park via Hause Gate, with any easy return to Keswick following Derwentwater. 
     
  B) Walk Info Walla Crag
Leader  --------- Keith Haycroft
     
Grade & Distance  --------- 7 miles Mod
Approx. ascent   --------- 1100 feet
Brief Description  --------- Starting at the coach park we ascend via Castlerigg to the summit of Walla Crag) before descending to Ashness Bridge (the scene of many calendar photos) via Falcon Crag, with an easy return to Keswick following Derwentwater.
     
  C) Walk Info Derwentwater (Walk, Sail, Tea & cakes)
Leader  --------- John Proctor
     
Grade & Distance  --------- 5 miles Easy
Approx. ascent   --------- Minimal
Brief Description  --------- Starting at the coach park we arrive at the Keswick landing stage and sail across to Nichol End (toilets) to start an anti clockwise tour around Derwentwater with the ridge of Catbells on our right, to reach Mary Mount where tea and cakes are available. We then re-board the boat craft to cruise back to Keswick arriving at about 4.00 pm. Additional cost for the two boat journeys is £7.00 and tickets can be purchased on the boats
     
For any additional information Please  contact Tim Birch. Tel 980-2929. email tbirch229@btinternet.com
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