Author Topic: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side  (Read 416 times)

Seferix

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My walk up Helvellyn via Raise and White Side starting off at Stanah near Thirlmere. Snow from about 500m contour. Minus 16 Windchill.


Full Report found here including video: http://www.lakedistrict-walks.co.uk/2017/November/24.11.2017_Helvellyn.html



Distance: 13.1km (8.14 Miles)
Ascent: 1006m (3301ft)
Time: 5 Hours 16 Minutes



The sheepfold along the path to Sticks Pass looking to Skiddaw and Keswick.



Wandope and Crag Hill past the central fells. At the bottom of Raven Crag.



The view down Sticks Gill to Thirlmere.



Raise summit cairn.



White Side summit.



Helvellyn Lower Man.



Kepple Cove and Catstye Cam.



Helvellyn Trig Point.



The view to Skiddaw from Brown Crags on the descent.
214 Wainwrights Completed Once, 173 a Second

Youtube Channel: www.youtube.com/channel/UCMk8fw1H8m1Mm8jl9kjaDLQ
Website: www.lakedistrict-walks.co.uk

Penygadair

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #1 on: 13:12:53, 14/12/17 »
Some cracking photos on your website. Very enjoyable.  O0

Ridge

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #2 on: 13:34:33, 14/12/17 »
Looks gorgeous, chilly but gorgeous.  O0
Over hill, over dale. Thorough brush, thorough brier....
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beefy

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #3 on: 14:46:27, 14/12/17 »
Nice pics  O0
Makes me want to go out in the snow
Enjoyed the video great intro  8)
« Last Edit: 14:49:35, 14/12/17 by beefy »
DRIP COFFINS  :D

April

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #4 on: 16:27:19, 14/12/17 »
Great photos and write up on your blog  O0

Fancy some snow this weekend then beefy? You can carry the crampons and ice axes  :)
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beefy

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #5 on: 16:31:27, 14/12/17 »
Great photos and write up on your blog  O0

Fancy some snow this weekend then beefy? You can carry the crampons and ice axes  :)
Yea no probs  O0
I would like to stick my crampons in a certain Lakeland right Pillock[size=78%] [/size] :D
DRIP COFFINS  :D

Seferix

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #6 on: 17:26:56, 14/12/17 »
Thank you for the good comments :)
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sunnydale

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Re: TR - Helvellyn from Thirlmere via Raise and White Side
« Reply #7 on: 22:43:11, 14/12/17 »
Excellent pics sef 8)
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