Now on iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Palm or Blackberry Stop Press! If you have an iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Palm or Blackberry you can now use it to download and save Walk Route Maps with go4awalk Mobile. Here's how. Enter www.go4awalk.com into your iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Palm or Blackberry's internet browser (e.g. Safari) and follow the on-screen links.


Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

An exhilarating high ridge walk

Walk Route Summary:
- Glenridding, Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike, Green Side, Stybarrow Dodd, Sticks Pass, Raise (Helvellyn), White Side, Lower Man (Helvellyn), Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, High Crag (Helvellyn), Dollywaggon Pike, Grisdale Tarn, Grisedale Beck, Brownend Plantation, Lanty's Tarn, Keldas, Glenridding.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

Locate the start of this walk using Google Maps

Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding Glenridding, Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike, Green Side, Stybarrow Dodd, Sticks Pass, Raise (Helvellyn), White Side, Lower Man (Helvellyn), Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, High Crag (Helvellyn), Dollywaggon Pike, Grisdale Tarn, Grisedale Beck, Brownend Plantation, Lanty's Tarn, Keldas, Glenridding The Eastern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

On Helvellyn
Photo: Gillian Lauder

Meet new walking friends who want to walk with you in The Lake District National Park and/or Cumbria


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Helvellyn at 950m (3118ft). Helvellyn is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (3rd in England, 12th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 3). Helvellyn is also known as an English Nuttall (4th in England, 14th in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (2nd in England, 164th in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Lower Man (Helvellyn), 925m (3036ft). Lower Man (Helvellyn) is also known as an English Nuttall (8th in England, 21st in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Nethermost Pike, 891m (2924ft). Nethermost Pike is classified as a Wainwright (No. 9). Nethermost Pike is also known as an English Nuttall (14th in England, 34th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Raise (Helvellyn), 883m (2898ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (14th Eng, 34th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 12) and an English Nuttall (17th Eng, 39th Eng & Wal); White Side 863m (2832ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (18th Eng, 40th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 16) and an English Nuttall (22nd Eng, 47th Eng & Wal); Dollywaggon Pike 858m (2816ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (20th Eng, 43rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 18) and an English Nuttall (25th Eng, 51st Eng & Wal); Stybarrow Dodd 843m (2767ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (24th Eng, 50th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 21) and an English Nuttall (31st Eng, 59th Eng & Wal); Sheffield Pike 675m (2215ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (121st Eng, 206th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 99) and an English Nuttall (162nd Eng, 272nd Eng & Wal) and Glenridding Dodd 442m (1451ft) - a Wainwright (No. 193).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
6
English
Mountains
Wainwright
8
Wainwrights
s
8
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


For more walks, routes & maps near walk route c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding - see these interactive Ordnance Survey Walk Route Maps:

 OS Explorer OL5 or  OS Landranger 90

See all the walk route maps that start in (or go through) Glenridding

Search for more walks & routes within 5 | 10 | 15 miles of Glenridding using Google Maps

See more walk route maps for great walks in The Lake District National Park

See more walk route maps for great walks in Cumbria


More Photos and Pictures from Walk c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding

In no particular order . . .

Striding Edge from the lower slopes of Helvellyn. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

1. Striding Edge from the lower slopes of Helvellyn
Photo: Alan Wainwright (31)


Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

2. Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge from High Crag (Helvellyn)
Photo: Alan Wainwright (41)

(Click here to see this panorama in full)


Looking down Grisdale from Dollywaggon Pike with St Sunday Crag on the right and Ullswater in the distance. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

3. Looking down Grisdale from Dollywaggon Pike with St Sunday Crag on the right and Ullswater in the distance
Photo: Wayne Hill (81)


 Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and High Crag from Dollywaggon Pike. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

4. Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and High Crag from Dollywaggon Pike
Photo: Alan Wainwright (46)


The Ullswater Water Steamer docked at Glenridding<br>with Place Fell in the background. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

5. The Ullswater Water Steamer docked at Glenridding
with Place Fell in the background
Photo: Chris Trueman (3)


Ullswater from Glenridding. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

6. Ullswater from Glenridding
Photo: David Hayter (336)


A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

7. A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow
Photo: Peter Dryden (22)


A very grumpy Shaun post walk in Glenridding after scaling Helvellyn via Striding Edge on a very, very wet day!. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

8. A very grumpy Shaun post walk in Glenridding after scaling Helvellyn via Striding Edge on a very, very wet day!
Photo: Mike Hall (4)


Me by the large cairn on the summit of Glenridding Dodd with Ullswater in the background. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

9. Me by the large cairn on the summit of Glenridding Dodd with Ullswater in the background
Photo: Christine Shepherd (503)


Catstye Cam and Red Tarn from the top of Helvellyn, May 2012. Walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding photo

10. Catstye Cam and Red Tarn from the top of Helvellyn, May 2012
Photo: Christine Leach (1)



. . . see all 158 walk photos from Walk c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding


Send us your photographs and pictures of your walks and hikes

To see your walk photographs and pictures as part of this collection, please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to:



and we shall do our best to publish them.

(Guide Resolution = 300dpi. At least = 400pixels (wide) x 300 pixels (high).)

Send us your walking and hiking photographs and pictures via Facebook

You can also submit photos via our Facebook Page.

NB. Please indicate where each photo was taken.


Email the details of walk route map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenridding to a friend.

To go back to the previous page - use your Back Button


Do not miss our pick of the Best Walks in Britain

Bookmark/Share this page with:

 Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from GlenriddingDelecious |  Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from GlenriddingDigg |  Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from GlenriddingFacebook |  Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from Glenriddingreddit |  Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from GlenriddingStumbleUpon |  Walk Route Map c192 Helvellyn Ridge from GlenriddingTwitter

Log On/Off

Follow go4awalk.com on Twitter Follow go4awalk.com on Facebook





Find new Friends to go walking with
Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 Walks. Download GPS Waypoints - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information, GPS Waypoints and Split Times to keep you on Schedule
Walk The British Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information and GPS Waypoints
See our pick of The Best Walks in The Lake District - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Ridge Walks - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Walks to do in the rain - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Snowdonia - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Ridge Walks in Wales - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Brecon Beacons - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Yorkshire Dales - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Peak District - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Forest of Bowland - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Shropshire - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Cheshire - Walks you must not miss!
Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Lancashire - Walks you must not miss!
Not sure where to walk next? Try Peak Bagging - Great Walks you must not miss!
Not sure where to walk next? Walk part of a National Trail - Great Walks you must not miss!
Walks with Downloadable and Uploadable GPS Waypoint Data
Walking Kit Gear Tested by Walkers

Walking Gear Tested by Walkers
Full Site Search
Do not miss our pick of the Best Walks in Britain