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Eagle Crag

Eagle Crag

Grid Reference: NY 27535 12098
Height: 520 metres/1706 feet

"Eagle Crag is the moost distinctive object in the Stonethwaite landscape and it's ascent reveals all the beauty of the valley in a pleasant expedition."
A Wainwright

The culminating peak on the north western spur of High Raise, Eagle Crag is a magnificent lttle peak with breathtaking views over the Borrowdale Valley.

The approach from the village of Stonethwaite is intricate and requires some knowledge of the fell as a route is picked winding around crags on the fellside.


  1. The summit of High Raise

    High Raise from Borrowdale: Private Guiding

    Distance: 15km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 1280m / 4200ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    A long day with plenty of ascent, often not on well defined paths but with wonderful scenery throughout

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