HOW TO GET TO THE SLOPE
Please refer to O.S. map English Lakes 1:25000. N.E. Sheet before setting off.
Raise ( 343175 ) is reached from Glenridding ( 386169 )
Follow the road up to Greenside Mines ( 365174 )
On reaching the mines follow the footpath for Sticks Pass.
The ski tow and the huts are at the top end of the valley.
Allow up to 1 hour to walk up the mountain.
You will have to carry your skis, boots and bring a packed lunch.
When reaching the area you will find the club hut ( 345177 )
Raise can also be reached from the west by a footpath from the Thirlmere side.
Depart from Stybeck ( 318189 ) at the junction of the A591 and B5322.
Take the footpath for Sticks Pass.
When reaching the top of the pass ( 343183 ) Raise is due south.
The tow is in a south easterly direction approx 140deg S.S.E.
This route is a much steeper climb than the Greenside side.
After paying the daily tow fee you will have the use of all the clubs facilities.
BE WELL EQUIPPED FOR A WINTER MOUNTAIN ENVIROMENT
Inexperienced walkers should not attempt the climb unless accompanied by some one who is experienced in winter conditions