Wainwright (No. 210)
Rannerdale Knotts is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:
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Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged Rannerdale Knotts
Derek Parkin walked up Rannerdale Knotts on May 24th, 2013 [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] sunny gusting winds
Doug Martin climbed Rannerdale Knotts on May 22nd, 2013 [from/via/route] Rannerdale Bridge Car Park Whiteless Pike Crag Hill Wandope Sail and up to RK [with] Fellwalkers [weather] Excellent visability if a bit windy at times making it a bit on the cold side but OK when sat in shelter out of wind in sun.
Kevan Cassley bagged Rannerdale Knotts on March 17th, 2013 [from/via/route] c379 - Rannerdale Knotts from Buttermere [with] Wife - Amanda [weather] Mixed bag of rain, snow, very cold with a bit of sun for good measure ! - Stopped at Honister Slate Mine for the tour ahead of walk. well recomended. A bit exposed one of the paths on standard route (ice) so took direct route up avioding exposed area. Amazing views today due to unexpected snow, higher crags looked like pencil drawings - amazing
Darren Mortimer hiked Rannerdale Knotts on February 23rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Lanthwaite Green [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunshine and snow showers
Dale Verrall summited Rannerdale Knotts on March 18th, 2012 [from/via/route] Buttermere [with] Les & Amber [weather] Lovely
Charlie Housley walked up Rannerdale Knotts on July 9th, 2012 [from/via/route] From the NT car park near Hause Point. [with] Solo. [weather] Not tooo cracking to start with but soon brightened up once at the top. Good views to be had all around.
John Senior has climbed Rannerdale Knotts [from/via/route] The Bridge Inn at Buttermere [with] Julie Senior [weather] wet and windy - Weather too bad to climb Whiteless Pike which was the original intention. Lakes were flooded, and we couldn't get to the Buttermere ridge
Christine Shepherd bagged Rannerdale Knotts on October 25th, 2007 [from/via/route] Walked from Lanthwaite Green [with] On my own [weather] Sun breaking through cloudy skies occasionally
John Cuthbert, Stephen Millington, Rob Barklamb, Andy Nicholls, Jacqui Smith and Ray O'Hara have also all walked, climbed & bagged Rannerdale Knotts.
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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Rannerdale Knotts. . . in no particular order
1. Buttermere, Fleetwith Pike, Hay Stacks and the High Stile Ridge from the lower slopes of Rannerdale Knotts
Photo: Andy Malcolm (54)
2. Seat (Buttermere), Gamlin End, High Crag (Buttermere), Melbreak, Crummock Water, Buttermere Village, Rannerdale Knotts and the shoulder of Grasmoor from the summit of Hay Stacks (Haystacks)
Photo: Peter Dryden (20)
3. Crummock Water from below Rannerdale Knotts
Photo: William Ringwood (58)
4. Rannerdale Knotts from Crummock Water
Photo: Joy Jacobson (1)
5. High Stile (left) Buttermere, Mellbreak, Rannerdale Knotts, High Snockrigg, Grasmoor and the shoulder of Robinson (right) from the summit of Fleetwith Pike
Photo: Michael Lee (2)
6. Crummock Water from Rannerdale Knotts summit
Photo: David Hayter (138)
7. The summit shelter, Mellbreak, Rannerdale Knotts, Buttermere, Grasmoor, Whiteless Pike, Wandope, Crag Hill (Eel Crag), Sail and Knott Rigg from the summit of Robinson
Photo: Chris Brankin (30)
8. Crummock Water and Rannerdale Knotts from High Snockrigg
Photo: David Hayter (147)
9. High Stile (left) Buttermere, Mellbreak, Rannerdale Knotts, High Snockrigg and Grasmoor (right) from the summit of Fleetwith Pike
Photo: Michael Lee (3)
10. Rannerdale Knotts (foreground) and Crummack Water with Mellbreak beyond from High Snockrigg
Photo: Mike Knipe (143)
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You can walk or hike Rannerdale Knotts with any of these 3 route maps:
Route Summary: - Lanthwaite Green, Liza Beck, Whin Ben, Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top), Whiteside (Crummock), Gasgale Crags, Hopegill Head, Hobcarton Crag, Sand Hill, Coledale Hause, Grasmoor, Wandope, Whiteless Pike, Whiteless Breast, Low Bank, Rannerdale Knotts, Crummock Water, Hause Point, Lanthwaite Green.