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Parking spaces, Castlerigg Stone Circle

If you arrive here in the middle of the day at the height of summer, you'll probably find the place full, but if you're prepared to wait, it won't be long until one of the visitors at Castlerigg Stone Circle jumps in their car and drives off. Unless you're using this place as a starting poit for a walk, most people only seem to stay here for ten or fifteen minutes at the most.

Surprisingly because it's next to such a popular tourist attraction parking is free.


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The number of walks to choose from is 26

29th January 2017
  Tewet Tarn & St John's in the Vale Church 4.3 mile about 600 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

19th December 2016
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.1 mile about 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

6th September 2016
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.1 mile about 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

27th July 2016
  An evening on Walla Crag 4.5 mile about 700 ft
Castle Lane - Rake Foot - Walla Crag - Rake Foot - Castlerigg - A591 - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

28th March 2016
  A short walk onto Walla Crag 4.5 mile About 700 ft
Castle Lane - Rake Foot - Walla Crag - Rake Foor - Castlerigg - A591 - Castle Lane
 

30th August 2015
  Tewet Tarn & St John's in the Vale Church 4.3 mile 600 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

14th September 2014
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.1 mile 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

15th April 2014
  Taking Kayleigh up High Rigg on the way home 6.1 mile 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Fsrm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

1st December 2013
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.1 mile 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Fsrm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

14th April 2013
  St John's in the Vale Church and Tewet Tarn 4.3 mile 600 ft
Castle Lane - Nest Brow - Dale Bottom - St John's in the Vale Church - Tewet Tarn - Naddle Bridge - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

28th September 2012
  A showery walk to Tewet Tarn & St John's in the Vale Church 4.3 mile 600 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

7th April 2012
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.1 mile 1200 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Fsrm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

19th February 2012
  How could I be so stupid. I left my gear at home so I walked High Rigg and Walla Crag instead 15 mile 3100 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - High Rigg Tarn - Long Band - St John's Beck - St John's in the Vale Church - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Stable Hills - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Springs Wood - Castlerigg - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

30th October 2011
  Castlerigg Stone Circle to Thirlmere 10 mile 1500 ft
Castlerigg Stone circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Long Band - Bridge End Farm - Thirlmere Dam - Shoulthwaite Farm - Rough How Bridge - Shaw Bank - Dale bottom fields - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

8th July 2011
  A short walk from Castlerigg before it rained 4.1 mile 600 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

25th March 2011
  Tewet Tarn and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone circle 5 mile 1050 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Naddle Valley - A591 - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

7th May 2010
  A quick walk up Walla Crag turned into a longer walk 6.2 Mile 1100 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Keswick Railway Path - road to Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

9th November 2009
  Long shadows and airplanes on Walla Crag 4.6 mile 750 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Castle Lane - Rakefoot - Walla Crag - Rakefoot - Castlerigg Farm - A591 - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

3rd May 2009
  A short walk taking in Tewet Tarn 4.2 mile 630 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Goosewell Farm - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - Dale Bottom - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle.
 

18th January 2009
  A short walk up High Rigg and almost beating the bad weather 5.1 mile 1100 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Naddle Valley - Nest Brow - Castle Lane - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

21st November 2008
  A windy walk on Walla Crag 6 mile 1200 ft
Castelrigg Stone Circle - Castle Lane - Rake Foot - Walla Crag - Cat Gill - Derwent Water - Borrowdale Road - Keswick - Castlerig Stone Circle
 

28th June 2008
  Snipeshow Tarn to Tewet Tarn 7.5 mile 1570 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - A591 - Snipeshow Tarn - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale Church - Tewet Tarn - Naddle Bridge - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

20th December 2007
  Castlerigg Stone Circle, Tewet Tarn and High Rigg 6.5 1263
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - A591 - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

1st April 2006
  Tewet Tarn, St john’s in the Vale Church and High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone Circle 6.1 mile 1253 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Tewet Tarn - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Dale Bottom - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

27th November 2005
  High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone Circle 6.3 mile 1371 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Dale Bottom - High Rigg - St John's in the Vale Church - Tewet Tarn - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

2nd May 2004
  High Rigg from Castlerigg Stone Circle. 6.3 mile 1430 ft
Castlerigg Stone Circle - Naddle Bridge - Tewet Tarn - Low Rigg - St John's in the Vale Church - High Rigg - Shaw Bank - A591 - High Nest - Castlerigg Stone Circle
 

 



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