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Helm Crag, Grasmere

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  • Though steep, most of the ascent is paved with steps and stones, making it a manageable, if arduous, climb, providing a magnificent view of Grasmere and further afield.  more »
  • Unfortunately it rained very heavily on our walk making the scrambling part of the walk quite slippery. The views were amazing despite the rain obscuring them somewhat. I hope to return in better weat...  more »
  • This is, of course, such a well known and iconic walk. The rewards for the climb from Grasmere are some scintillating views in all directions. The famous Lion and the Lamb formation always intrigues m...  more »

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