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Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head

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

Stunning Haweswater

Walk Route Summary:
- Mardale Head, Haweswater, Rowantreethwaite Beck, Old Corpse Road, Selside Pike, Branstree (North East Top), Branstree (Artlecrag Pike), Gatescarth Pass, Adam Seat, Harter Fell (Mardale), Nan Bield Pass, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street, Riggindale, Rampsgill Head, Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk, Kidsty Pike, Kidsty Howes, Bowderthaite Bridge, The Rigg, Mardale Head.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head Mardale Head, Haweswater, Rowantreethwaite Beck, Old Corpse Road, Selside Pike, Branstree (North East Top), Branstree (Artlecrag Pike), Gatescarth Pass, Adam Seat, Harter Fell (Mardale), Nan Bield Pass, Mardale Ill Bell, High Street, Riggindale, Rampsgill Head, Wainwright's Coast To Coast Walk, Kidsty Pike, Kidsty Howes, Bowderthaite Bridge, The Rigg, Mardale Head The Far Eastern Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

Haweswater Reservoir, The Rigg with Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) beyond from near Castle Crag
Photo: Mike Knipe

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Street at 828m (2717ft). High Street is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (30th in England, 59th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 25). High Street is also known as an English Nuttall (37th in England, 69th in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (11th in England, 344th in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Rampsgill Head, 792m (2599ft). Rampsgill Head is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (46th in England, 85th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 39). Rampsgill Head is also known as an English Nuttall (55th in England, 103rd in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Kidsty Pike, 780m (2560ft). Kidsty Pike is classified as a Wainwright (No. 46). Kidsty Pike is also known as an English Nuttall (64th in England, 115th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Harter Fell (Mardale), 778m (2553ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (54th Eng, 97th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 47) and an English Nuttall (66th Eng, 118th Eng & Wal); Mardale Ill Bell 760m (2494ft) - a Wainwright (No. 59); Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) 713m (2340ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (92nd Eng, 157th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 82) and an English Nuttall (116th Eng, 195th Eng & Wal); Branstree (North East Top) 673m (2209ft) - an English Nuttall (165th Eng, 277th Eng & Wal); Adam Seat 666m (2186ft) - a Bridget and Selside Pike 655m (2150ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (139th Eng, 242nd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 110) and an English Nuttall (188th Eng, 322nd Eng & Wal).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
7
Wainwrights
s
7
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head

In no particular order . . .

The Nab (Martindale) from Rampsgill Head. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

1. The Nab (Martindale) from Rampsgill Head
Photo: David Hayter (113)


Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) summit beacon. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

2. Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) summit beacon
Photo: Christine Shepherd (481)


Nan Bield Pass and Small Water with Rough Crag and High Street beyond from Harter Fell (Mardale). Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

3. Nan Bield Pass and Small Water with Rough Crag and High Street beyond from Harter Fell (Mardale)
Photo: Christine Shepherd (16)


Haweswater and Harter Fell from Selside Pike. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

4. Haweswater and Harter Fell from Selside Pike
Photo: David Hayter (94)


High Street summit. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

5. High Street summit
Photo: Phillip Houlton (13)


Harter Fell from The Rigg, Haweswater Reservoir. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

6. Harter Fell from The Rigg, Haweswater Reservoir
Photo: Phillip Houlton (4)


Mardale Ill Bell, High Street and Rough Crag (Riggindale) above Blea Tarn from Nan Bield Pass. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

7. Mardale Ill Bell, High Street and Rough Crag (Riggindale) above Blea Tarn from Nan Bield Pass
Photo: Matt Delemare (9)


Blea Tarn from High Street. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

8. Blea Tarn from High Street
Photo: Matt Delemare (7)


High Street Summit. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

9. High Street Summit
Photo: William Ringwood (29)


High Street (behind the tree). Straits of Riggindale, Head of Riggindale Beck and Kidsty Pike from Haweswater Reservoir. Walk route map c251 The Mardale Head Horizon from Mardale Head photo

10. High Street (behind the tree). Straits of Riggindale, Head of Riggindale Beck and Kidsty Pike from Haweswater Reservoir
Photo: Mike Knipe (73)



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