Event Reminder: Castle Head

Thursday, 1 August, 2024 starts at 10:30

Leader: Alan Smith

Start: St John’s Church, Keswick

No parking immediately at start. Nearby street
parking, but park with great care noting the many

The Castle Head intrusion, Keswick, and the Quaternary features of the surrounding area.

Mostly on well surfaced paths. Short road sections.
Short, steep, rocky, but clear path up to Castle Head
Summit. Section along shore of Derwent Water.


Please register your interest to attend
Castle Head

Event Reminder: Cockermouth Geotrail

Wednesday, 17 July, 2024 starts at 17:30

Millers Footbridge
NY 118308, Cockermouth

Leader: Peter Sapsford

A stroll around Cockermouth Building Stones in search of geology Walk details can be downloaded from https://www.cbdc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Cockermouth-Rock-Trail.pdf

After the walk we intend to gather in The Bush on Main Street 7.15 – 7.30. Anyone looking for food is advised to book in advance either at The Bush that will take a group of no more than 6 or elsewhere. Other options include: Hunters which will also have a quiz, Tarantella restaurant, The Bitter End and at more expense, The Trout.

2024 CGS Cockermouth Excursion Register 17 July

Cockermouth Geo-Trail

Event Remainder: Whitehaven

Sunday, 14 July, 2024 starts at 10:30

Leader: David Kelly

This is a joint excursion with the OUGS

The geology and old mines of the Coal Measures
and Permo-Triassic south and west of

The visit will involve two walks of 1.4k (40m
ascent and descent) and 4k (negligible ascent
and descent) with a further walk of 0.8k
(negligible ascent and descent) if time permits.

2024 CGS Excursion Register Whitehaven 14 July

Register your interest to attend at:
West Cumbria - Whitehaven