2011 Diary
26th December 2011
A591 - Grasmere - Butharlyp Howe - Easedale Road - Helm Crag (405m/1328ft) - Bracken Hause - Greenburn - Low Mill Bridge - A591 Distance: 7.03km (4.37 Mile)
Ascent: 446m (1463ft)
Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
18th December 2011
Braithwaite - Kinn - Sleet How - Grisedale Pike (791m/2595ft) - Coledale Hause - Wandope (772m/2533ft) - Crag Hill (839m/2753ft) - Sail (773m/2536ft) - High Moss - Barrow Door - Braithwaite Distance: 15.2km (9.44 Mile)
Ascent: 1200m (3937ft)
Time: 5 Hours 45 Minutes
6th December 2011
Photos from the Keswick Landing Stages Distance: N/A
Ascent: N/A
Time: 30 Minutes
5th December 2011

Brumston Bridge - Kelswick - Sale Fell (359m/1178ft) - Dodd Crag - Brumston Bridge

Distance: 3.58km (2.22 Mile)
Ascent: 279m (915ft)
Time: 1 Hour 35 Minutes
3rd December 2011
Legburthwaite - Thirlspot - Browncove Crags - Helvellyn (950m/3118ft) - Browncove Crags - Thirlspot - Legburthwaite Distance: 12.2km (7.58 Mile)
Ascent: 896m (2940ft)
Time: 3 Hours 35 Minutes
1st December 2011
Stonethwaite - Greenup Gill - Eagle Crag (520m/1706ft) - Sergeant's Crag (571m/1873ft) - Bull Crag - Langstrath - Blea Rock - Stonethwaite Distance: 9.73km (6.04 Mile)
Ascent: 771m (2530ft)
Time: 3 Hours 45 Minutes
30th November 2011
Blakeley Moss - Grike (193) (488m/1601ft) - Crag Fell (194) (523m/1716ft) - Whoap - Lank Rigg (195) (541m/1775ft) - Whoap Beck - Blakeley Moss Distance: 13.3km (8.26 Mile)
Ascent: 680m (2231ft)
Time: 3 Hours 35 Minutes
22nd November 2011
Underscar Car Park - Cumbria Way - Skiddaw House - Dead Beck - Great Calva (192) (690m/2264ft) - Skiddaw House - Underscar Car Park Distance: 16.6km (10.31 Mile)
Ascent: 655m (2149ft)
Time: 3 Hours 45 Minutes
21st November 2011
Lanthwaite Woods - Loweswater - Mellbreak North Top - Mellbreak (191) (512m/1680ft) - Crummock Water - Loweswater - Lanthwaite Woods Distance: 11.8km (7.33 Mile)
Ascent: 635m (2083ft)
Time: 3 Hours
16th November 2011
Scales - Mousthwaite Comb - Scales Tarn - Sharp Edge - Atkinson Pike - Blencathra (868m/2847ft) - Scales Fell - Scales Distance: 8.58km (5.33 Mile)
Ascent: 727m (2385ft)
Time: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
15th November 2011
Braithwaite - Barrow (455m/1493ft) - Barrow Door - High Coledale - Braithwaite Distance: 5.83km (3.62 Mile)
Ascent: 419m (1375ft)
Time: 2 Hours 10 Minutes
11th November 2011
Buttermere - High Snockrigg - Buttermere Moss - Robinson (737m/2417ft) - Dalegarth - Buttermere Distance: 8.83km (5.48 Mile)
Ascent: 780m (2559ft)
Time: 2 Hours 40 Minutes
7th November 2011
Dungeon Ghyll Hotel - Stickle Ghyll - Stickle Tarn - Jack's Rake - Pavey Ark (700m/2297ft) - Thunacar Knott (723m/2371ft) - Harrison Stickle (736m/2414ft) - Loft Crag (682m/2238ft) - Pike O'Stickle (709m/2326ft) - Martcrag Moor - Stake Pass - Rossett Pike (190) (650m/2133ft) - Rossett Gill - Mickleden - Old Dungeon Ghyll - New Dungeon Ghyll Distance: 17.6km (10.94 Mile)
Ascent: 1302m (4272ft)
Time: 6 Hours 5 Minutes
2nd November 2011
Swindale - Swindale Head - Old Corpse Road - Selside Pike (186) (655m/2149ft) - Artle Crag - Branstree (187) (713m/2339ft) - Selside Brow - Tarn Crag (188) (664m/2178ft) - Grey Crag (189) (638m/2093ft) - Mosedale Cottage - Mosedale - Swindale Head - Swindale Distance: 22.8km (14.17 Mile)
Ascent: 1041m (3416ft)
Time: 5 Hours 50 Minutes
28th October 2011
Bowscale - Mosedale - Grainsgill Beck - Cumbria Way - Lingy Hut - Hare Stones - High Pike (184) (658m/2159ft) - Hiton Hill - Carrock Fell (185) (662m/2172ft) - Further Gill Sike - Mosedale - Bowscale Distance: 15.7km (9.75 Mile)
Ascent: 768m (2520ft)
Time: 4 Hours 15 Minutes
24th October 2011
Keswick - Spooney Green Lane - Latrigg (368m/1207ft) - Brundholme - Castlerigg Stone Circle - Castlerigg - Walla Crag (379m/1243ft) - Cat Gill - The Ings - Friars Crag - Keswick Distance: 18.0km (11.18 Mile)
Ascent: 976m (3202ft)
Time: 5 Hours 5 Minutes
19th October 2011
Dunmail Raise - Raise Beck - Seat Sandal (183) (736m/2415ft) - Grisedale Hause - Grisedale Tarn - Dollywagon Pike (857m/2812ft) - High Crag - Nethermost Pike (891m/2923ft) - Helvellyn (950m/3118ft) - Birk Side - Dunmail Raise Distance: 15.4km (9.56 Mile)
Ascent: 1124m (3688ft)
Time: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
16th October 2011
Stonethwaite - Heron Crag - Eagle Crag (180) (520m/1706ft) - Sergeant's Crag (181) (571m/1873ft) - Low White Stones - High Raise (762m/2500ft) - Low White Stones - Greenup Edge - Ullscarf (182) (726m/2382ft) - Greenup Edge - Lining Crag - Greenup Gill - Stonethwaite Distance: 17.6km (10.93 Mile)
Ascent: 1097m (3599ft)
Time: 5 Hours 20 Minutes
12th October 2011
Elterwater - Chapel Stile - Langdale Boulders - Chapel Stile Quarries - Elterwater Distance: 5.48km (3.40 Mile)
Ascent: 130m (427ft)
Time: 1 Hour 50 Minutes
7th October 2011
Lanthwaite - Gasgale Gill - Coldale Hause - Grisedale Pike (791m/2595ft) - Hopegill Head (770m/2526ft) - Whiteside (179) (707m/2320ft) - Whin Ben - Lanthwaite Distance: 11.1km (6.89 Mile)
Ascent: 906m (2973ft)
Time: 3 Hours 5 Minutes
4th October 2011
Roadside A591 - Butharlyp Howe - Easedale - Stythwaite Steps - Tarn Crag (177) (550m/1804ft) - Broadstone Head - Calf Crag (537m/1761ft) - Steel Fell (178) (553m/1814ft) - Costra Breast - Helmside - Roadside A591 Distance: 15.6km (9.69 Mile)
Ascent: 937m (3074ft)
Time: 4 Hours 35 Minutes
28th September 2011
Loweswater - Maggie's Bridge - High Nook Farm - Burnbank Fell (173) (475m/1558ft) - Blake Fell (174) (573m/1880ft) - Gavel Fell (175) (526m/1726ft) - White Oak Moss - Hen Comb (176) (509m/1670ft) - Loweswater Distance: 18.0km (11.19 Mile)
Ascent: 1002m (3288ft)
Time: 4 Hours 40 Minutes
27th September 2011
Hawes End - Skelgill Bank - Catbells (451m/1480ft) - Yewthwaite Comb - Skelgill - Hawes End Distance: 5.88km (3.65 Mile)
Ascent: 415m (1362ft)
Time: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
20th September 2011
Wasdale Head - Bell Rib - Great Door - Yewbarrow (168) (628m/2060ft) - Dore Head - Red Pike (169) (826m/2710ft) - Scoat Fell (170) (841m/2759ft) - Steeple (171) (819m/2687ft) - Scoat Fell - Black Crag - Pillar (172) (892m/2926ft) - Looking Stead - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head Distance: 19.0km (11.81 Mile)
Ascent: 1409m (4623ft)
Time: 6 Hours 15 Minutes
12th September 2011
Hawes End - Skelgill Bank - Hawes End Distance: 2.45km (1.52 Mile)
Ascent: 259m (850ft)
Time: 1 Hour
8th September 2011
Troutbeck - Garburn Road - Backstone Barrow - Sour Howes (166) (483m/1585ft) - Moor Head - Sallows (167) (516m/1693ft) - Garburn Road - Troutbeck Distance: 8.56km (5.32 Mile)
Ascent: 560m (1837ft)
Time: 2 Hours 40 Minutes
7th September 2011
Troutbeck - Ing Lane - Troutbeck Park - Troutbeck Tongue (165) (364m/1194ft) - Troutbeck Distance: 9.25km (5.75 Mile)
Ascent: 423m (1338ft)
Time: 2 Hours 40 Minutes
1st September 2011
Rannerdale - Whiteless Pike (163) (616m/2021ft) - Whiteless Edge - Grasmoor (164) (852m/2795ft) - Lad Hows - Rannerdale Distance: 9.82km (6.10 Mile)
Ascent: 879m (2884ft)
Time: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
29th August 2011
Kentmere - Garburn Pass - Yoke (706m/2316ft) - Ill Bell (757m/2483ft) - Froswick (720m/2362ft) - Thornthwaite Crag (784m/2572ft) - High Street (828m/2716ft) - Mardale Ill Bell (760m/2493ft) - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell (778m/2552ft) - Kentmere Pike (730m/2395ft) - Shipman Knotts (597m/1958ft) - Kentmere Distance: 22.0km (13.67 Mile)
Ascent: 1239m (4065ft)
Time: 5 Hours 40 Minutes
26th August 2011
Seathwaite - Taylorgill Force - Styhead Tarn - Great Gable (899m/2949ft) - Westmorland Cairn - Windy Gap - Green Gable (801m/2627ft) - Gillercomb - Sourmilk Gill - Seathwaite Distance: 10.5km (6.52 Mile)
Ascent: 964m (3163ft)
Time: 4 Hours 15 Minutes
22nd August 2011
Mungrisdale - Bowscale - Bowscale Tarn - Bowscale Fell (702m/2303ft) - Mungrisdale Distance: 10.2km (6.34 Mile)
Ascent: 576m (1890ft)
Time: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
17th August 2011
Great Wood - Cat Gill - Walla Crag (379m/1243ft) - Rakefoot - Great Wood Distance: 5.16km (3.21 Mile)
Ascent: 420m (1378ft)
Time: 1 Hour 35 Minutes
17th August 2011
A complete circuit of Ennerdale Water Distance: 12.1km (7.52 Mile)
Ascent: 417m (1368ft)
Time: 3 Hours 5 Minutes
15th August 2011
Honister Slate Mine - Yewcrag Quarries - Dale Head (753m/2470ft) -Dalehead Tarn - Rigghead Quarries - Little Gatesgarthdale - Honister Slate Mine Distance: 7.98km (4.96 Mile)
Ascent: 622m (2041ft)
Time: 2 Hours 15 Minutes
13th August 2011
Bowderstone Car Park - The Bowderstone - Eelstep Brow - Kings How (392m/1286ft) - Bowderstone Car Park Distance: 4.65km (2.89 Mile)
Ascent: 431m (1414ft)
Time: 1 Hour 40 Minutes
9th August 2011
Mountain Biking at Whinlatter Forest Park Distance: 19.2km (11.93 Mile)
Ascent: N/A
Time: 3 Hours
8th August 2011
Scale Force and a complete circuit of Crummock Water Distance: 13.9km (8.63 Mile)
Ascent: 546m (1791ft)
Time: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
30th July 2011
Underscar - Skiddaw Little Man (865m/2837ft) - Skiddaw (931m/3054ft) - Bakestall (673m/2208ft) - Whitewater Dash - Skiddaw House - Cumbria Way - Underscar Distance: 17.0km (10.56 Mile)
Ascent: 940m (3084ft)
Time: 4 Hours
23rd July 2011
Binsey Cottages - Binsey (447m/1466ft) - Binsey Cottages Distance: 2.5km (1.55 Mile)
Ascent: 180m (591ft)
Time: Wildcamp
21st July 2011
Martindale Church - Lanty Tarn - Steel Knotts (157) (432m/1417ft) - Wether Hill (158) (670m/2198ft) - Lowther House - Loadpot Hill (159) (671m/2201ft) - Stone Circle - Arthur's Pike (160) (532m/1745ft) - Bonscale Pike (161) (524m/1719ft) - Howtown - Hallin Fell (162) (388m/1273ft) - Martindale Church Distance: 15.0km (9.32 Mile)
Ascent: 989m (3245ft)
Time: 4 Hours 55 Minutes
13th July 2011
Williams Beck - High Rigg (357m/1171ft) - Williams Beck Distance: 3.5km (2.17 Mile)
Ascent: 200m (656ft)
Time: Wild Camp
9th July 2011
Underscar Car Park - Flag Pots - Lonscale Fell (715m/2346ft) - Lonscale Pike - Lonscale Fell - Flag Pots - Underscar Car Park Distance: 6.83km (4.24 Mile)
Ascent: 502m (1647ft)
Time: Wildcamp
3rd July 2011
Underscar Car Park - Jenkin Hill - Skiddaw (931m/3054ft) - Skiddaw Little Man (865m/2837ft) - Underscar Car Park Distance: 10.8km (6.7 Mile)
Ascent: 730m (2395ft)
Time: Wildcamp
30th June 2011
Underscar Car Park - Flag Pots - Lonscale Fell (715m/2346ft) - Flag Pots - Underscar Car Park Distance: 6.0km (3.73 Mile)
Ascent: 470m (1542ft)
Time: Wildcamp
28th June 2011
Scales - Mousthwaite Comb - Scales Tarn - Sharp Edge - Blencathra (868m/2847ft) - Hall's Fell Ridge - Scales Distance: 8.76km (5.44 Miles)
Ascent: 820m (2690ft)
Time: 3 Hours 15 Minutes
27th June 2011
Walla Crag (379m/1243ft) via Rakefoot Distance: 7.43km (4.64 Mile)
Ascent: 404m (1326ft)
Time: 2 Hours
16th June 2011
Brownrigg Farm - Great Mell Fell (156) (537m/1762ft) - Brownrigg Farm Distance: 3.6km (2.24 Mile)
Ascent: 307m (1007ft)
Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
13th June 2011
Keswick to Threlkeld Railway Walk Distance: 13.5km (8.39 Mile)
Ascent: 100m (328ft)
Time: 3 Hours
12th June 2011
Thackthwaite - Sourfoot Fell - Low Fell (154) (423m/1388ft) - Fellbarrow (155) (416m/1365ft) - Thackthwaite Distance: 8.2km (5.1 Mile)
Ascent: 504m (1654ft)
Time: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
11th June 2011
Stybarrow Crag - Mossdale Beck - Glenridding Dodd (151) (442m/1450ft) - Heron Pike - Sheffield Pike (152) (675m/2214ft) - Glencoyne Head - Hart Side (153) (756m/2480ft) - Glencoyne - Stybarrow Crag Distance: 11.7km (7.27 Mile)
Ascent: 918m (3012ft)
Time: 4 Hours 5 Minutes
10th June 2011
Underscar Car Park - Flag Pots - Lonscale Fell (150) (715m/2346ft) - Lonscale Pike - Lonscale Fell - Flag Pots - Underscar Car Park Distance: 6.83km (4.24 Mile)
Ascent: 502m (1647ft)
Time: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
9th June 2011
Rosthwaite - Puddingstone Bank - Great Crag (149) (440m/1444ft) - Dock Tarn - Stonethwaite Beck - Rosthwaite Distance: 8.19km (5.09 Mile)
Ascent: 611m (2005ft)
Time: 3 Hours
7th June 2011
Thirlmere Dam - Castle Crag - Raven Crag (461m/1512ft) - Thirlmere Dam Distance: 3.45km (2.14 Mile)
Ascent: 425m (1394ft)
Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
6th June 2011
Millbeck - Lyzzick Wood - Dodd (148) (502m/1647ft) - Thornthwiate Forest - Lyzzick Wood - Millbeck Distance: 6.0km (3.73 Mile)
Ascent: 554m (1818ft)
Time: 2 Hours 15 Minutes
4th June 2011
Hawes End - Skelgill Bank - Catbells (451m/1480ft) - Hause Gate - Allerdale Ramble - Hawes End Distance: 5.78km (3.59 Mile)
Ascent: 442m (1450ft)
Time: 2 Hours 20 Minutes
3rd June 2011
Friars Crag & Castlerigg Stone Circle Distance: 8.0km (4.97 Mile)
Ascent: 100m (328ft)
Time: 3 Hours
23rd May 2011
Pensthorpe Distance: 3.6km (2.24 Mile)
Ascent: 50m (164ft)
Time: 3 Hours
22nd May 2011
Great Walsingham Circular Walk Distance: 5.22km (3.24 Mile)
Ascent: 80m (262ft)
Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
8th May 2011
Brothers Water - Hartsop Hall - High Hartsop Dodd (145) (519m/1703ft) - Little Hart Crag (146) (637m/2090ft) - Scandale Pass - Smallthwaite Band - Middle Dodd (147) (654m/2146ft) - Hartsop Hall - Brothers Water Distance: 11.6km (7.21 Mile)
Ascent: 904m (2966ft)
Time: 5 Hours 20 Minutes
7th May 2011
Spout Force Car Park - Spout Force - Graystones (144) (456m/1496ft) - Scawgill Bridge - Spout Force Car Park Distance: 4.25km (2.64 Mile)
Ascent: 449m (1473ft)
Time: 1 Hour 40 Minutes
7th May 2011
Spout Force Car Park - Aiken Plantation - Whinlatter (143) (525m/1722ft) - Brown How - Whinlatter Top - Spout Force Car Park Distance: 6.73km (4.18 Mile)
Ascent: 356m (1168ft)
Time: 2 Hours 20 Minutes
6th May 2011
Honister Pass - Drum House - Brandreth (141) (715m/2346ft) - Grey Knotts (142) (697m/2287ft) - Honister Pass Distance: 6.04km (3.75 Mile)
Ascent: 440m (1444ft)
Time: 2 Hours 20 Minutes
5th May 2011
Watendlath - Watendlath Tarn - Bracken Platt - Grange Fell (140) (410m/1345ft) - Watendlath Tarn - Watendlath Distance: 3.03km (1.88 Mile)
Ascent: 192m (630ft)
Time: 50 Minutes
5th May 2011
Ashness Bridge - Ashness Gill - Dodd - High Seat (138) (608m/1995ft) - Bleaberry Fell (139) (590m/1936ft) - Falcon Crag - Ashness Bridge Distance: 8.19km (5.09 Mile)
Ascent: 584m (1916ft)
Time: 3 Hours 15 Minutes
4th May 2011
Mungrisdale - Souther Fell (134) (522m/1713ft) - Mousthwaite Comb - Scales Beck - Mungrisdale Common (135) (633m/2077ft) - Bannerdale Crags (136) (683m/2241ft) - Bowscale fell (137) (702m/2303ft) - Mingrisdale Distance: 16.7km (10.38 Mile)
Ascent: 844m (2769ft)
Time: 5 Hours 15 Minutes
3rd May 2011
Seatoller - Seathwaite - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite Fell (128) (632m/2073ft) - Sprinkling Tarn - The Band - Great End (129) (910m/2986ft) - Esk Hause - Esk Pike (130) (885m/2904ft) - Esk Hause - Allen Crags (131) (785m/2575ft) - High House Tarn - Glaramara (132) (783m/2569ft) - Comb Door - Great Hollow - Tarn at Leaves -Bessyboot/Rosthwaite Fell (133) (550m/1807ft) - Strands Bridge - Seatoller Distance: 20.2km (12.55 Mile)
Ascent: 1517m (4976ft)
Time: 8 Hours
2nd May 2011
Skelwith Bridge - Skelwith Force - Skelwith Bridge Distance: 0.66km (0.41 Mile)
Ascent: 8m (26ft)
Time: 20 Minutes
2nd May 2011
Knipe Fold - Iron Keld - Black Fell (323m/1059ft) - Iron Keld - Knipe Fold Distance: 5.44km (3.38 Miles)
Ascent: 263m (863ft)
Time: 1 Hour 40 Minutes
25th April 2011
Strumpshaw Fen Nature Reserve Distance: 2.4km (1.49 Mile)
Ascent: 20m (66ft)
Time: 2 hours 30 Minutes
22nd April 2011
Potter Heigham - Candle Dyke - Potter Heigham Distance: 6.6km (4.1 Miles)
Ascent: 15m (49ft)
Time: 2 Hours
17th April 2011

Binham Priory (Rem's of) & around Binham

A few stops along the North Norfolk Coast

Distance: 5.19km (3.22 Miles)
Ascent: 80m (262ft)
Time: 1 Hour 15 Minutes
12th April 2011
A quick stop at Thurne Distance: N/A
Ascent: N/A
Time: N/A
3rd April 2011
Hoveton Hall Gardens Distance: 3.1km (1.93 Miles)
Ascent: 60m (197ft)
Time: 2 Hours
17th March 2011
A short walk around Geldeston Distance: 4.24km (2.63 Miles)
Ascent: 40m (131ft)
Time: 1 Hour 15 Minutes
14th March 2011
Potter Heigham - Pickamore Woods - Hickling Broad - Pickamore Woods - Potter Heigham Distance: 5.0km (3.11 Miles)
Ascent: 30m (98ft)
Time: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
27th February 2011
Potter Heigham - Pickamore Woods - Hickling Broad - Pickamore Woods - Potter Heigham Distance: 5.0km (3.11 Miles)
Ascent: 30m (98ft)
Time: 2 Hours
5th February 2011 - 12th February 2011
Skiing in Saas Fee - Switzerland Runs: Blue - Black
Max Altitude: 3,550m (11,647ft)
Activities: Skiing only
16th January 2011
Horsey Mill - Horsey Beach - Horsey Mill Distance: 4.9km (3.04 Miles)
Ascent: 30m (98ft)
Time: 2 Hours
14th January 2011
Rollesby Broad Distance: 0.8km (0.5 Mile)
Ascent: 0m (0ft)
Time: 20 Minutes
9th January 2011
Potter Heigham - Decoy Road - Hickling Broad - Pickamore Woods - Potter Heigham Distance: 6.4km (3.97 Mile)
Ascent: 50m (164ft)
Time: 2 Hours
3rd January 2011
Windermere - Orrest Head (238m/871ft) - Windermere Distance: 1.97km (1.22 Miles)
Ascent: 190m (623t)
Time: 45 Minutes
2nd January 2011
Grasmere - Stone Arthur (127) (500m/1640ft) - Great Rigg (766m/2513ft) - Fairfield (873m/2863ft) - Grasmere Distance: 11.4km (7.08 Miles)
Ascent: 988m (3241ft)
Time: 5 Hour
1st January 2011
Rosthwaite - Cumbria Way - Castle Crag (290m/951ft) - Cumbria Way - Rosthwaite Distance: 4.91km (3.05 Miles)
Ascent: 210m (689ft)
Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes