|Map:||Outdoor Leisure OL5 – The English Lakes, North-eastern area|
|Parking:||In lay-by on A591 (NY 337085)|
|Refreshments:||“Travellers Rest” near start (NY 336089). Nothing on route.|
View the route in OS Openspace: Grasmere – Helvellyn – Thirlmere
Note: My routes starts from my holiday rental cottage in Easedale. If starting from the point suggested above, the route then is around 12 km.
Route: Mill Bridge – Little Tongue Gill – Hause Riggs – Hause Gap – Grisedale Tarn – Dollywagon Pike – High Crag – Nethermost Pike – Striding Edge (western end) – Helvellyn – Lower Man – Browncove Crags – Helvellyn Gill – Highpark Wood.
Return to the start at Grasmere is by bus (once every 2hrs on a winter Sunday).