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Kentmere Pike
730m (2396ft)

The Far Eastern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

The summit of Kentmere Pike is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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English Mountain
80th highest in England,
138th in England & Wales

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Wainwright
(No. 72)

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English Nuttall
101st highest in England,
172nd in England & Wales

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English Trig Point (Pillar)

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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Kentmere Pike Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Kentmere Pike

Angeline Grieveson walked up Kentmere Pike on November 27th, 2022 [with] Dotty

Sarah Moore climbed Kentmere Pike on August 6th, 2022 [from/via/route] c204 [with] On my own [weather] Great day for it - cool & windy but views for miles

Adrian Howard bagged Kentmere Pike on July 20th, 2022 [from/via/route] From Sadgill, Gatesgarth pass up to Harter fell, across to Kentmere Pike then Goat Scar onto Shipman Knotts then back down to Sadgill.

Christine Shepherd hiked Kentmere Pike on March 15th, 2009 [from/via/route] I walked from Stockdale using walk c204 'The Longsleddale Horizon' [with] On my own [weather] Dry but rather overcast. - Climbed again using the same route in similar conditions on 16.7.20 Summitted Kentmere Pike again on 6.3.22 as part of The Kentmere Skyline.

Richard Marchant summited Kentmere Pike on April 17th, 2022 [from/via/route] Parked at Sadgill walked down the road to Stockdale Bridge & followed a path Ne up to Great Howe & Brock Crag. from here I proceeded up to Grey Crag then on to Harrop Pike before turning Westward & on to Tarn Crag. From here I walked across to Banstree then down & up on to Harter Fell. Ridged walked around to Kentmere Pike down to Shipman Knott & eventually back to the car. [with] On my own [weather] Dry Day with Hazy views early doors but did become sunny & clear in the afternoon

Jonathan Bevan conquered Kentmere Pike on July 18th, 2004 [with] Dave Hume

Geoff Hand scaled Kentmere Pike on September 21st, 2021 [from/via/route] c204 Longsleddale Horizon from Stockdale [with] Alone [weather] Generally Dry & warm with a bit of mist Kentmere Pike - Haweswater was quite low. Very quiet.

Jeremy Torrance walked up Kentmere Pike on September 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Duncan and Johann [weather] Sunny - Kentmere Horseshoe

Julie Clough climbed Kentmere Pike on June 19th, 2021 [from/via/route] Haweswater, via Harter Fell (take 2). On to Shipman Knotts, Grey Crag & Tarn Crag [with] My little self ๐Ÿ˜Š [weather] Sunny with a perfect breeze ๐ŸŒž - Challenged by thistles, nettles, tics, midges & a small tumble at the end ๐Ÿ™„

Claire Murray bagged Kentmere Pike on June 12th, 2021 [from/via/route] Parked at Sadgill. Walked around Shipman Knott, Kentmere Pike, Harter Fell sat at Adam Seat then on to Branstree, Tarn Crag & Grey Crag. [with] Vitor [weather] Lovely day, very sunny. Vitor got burnt! My hands got burnt - A fantastic 7hr walk. The first half was a lovely stony clear path. After Haweswater the path disappeared & we had to venture across a bog.

Caroline Winter hiked Kentmere Pike on June 1st, 2021 [from/via/route] Mardale head CP, Nan Bield Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Return via Gatescarth pass [with] Becky [weather] Excellent views. Warm & sunny with light SE wind - Great short walk. Flies on moorland bothersome. Cairn found over wall from FP

John Bryers summited Kentmere Pike on April 22nd, 2021 [from/via/route] Parked at Sadgill Bridge in Longsleddale. Walked up valley to Gatesgarth Pass & truning left up to Harter Fell. Headed east on easy ground to top of Kentmere Pike. [with] With Bill Dale, Freya Gray, Jazz and Mya. [weather] Warm day, no cloud & sunshine. Sunny & warm with a cool breeze on ridges - In shorts! Needed to apply sun tan lotion twice!

Ian Mackenzie conquered Kentmere Pike on April 17th, 2021 [from/via/route] Kentmere Horseshoe walk, parked at the church at 6am, most of the walk in glorious sunshine. [with] Me, myself and I [weather] Sunny - Not really fit enough but when in Rome....

Richard Marshall scaled Kentmere Pike on April 16th, 2021 [from/via/route] Kentmere Horeshoe [with] Dave Jones Elsie and Roxy [weather] Warm Sunny

Andy Buxton walked up Kentmere Pike on November 1st, 1990 [from/via/route] Garburn Pass from Kentmere. Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Mardale Ill Bell, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Shipman Knotts [with] Solo [weather] Cold, clear autumn day - Very enjoyable circuit of Kentmere.

Nick Dobson climbed Kentmere Pike on June 7th, 2020 [from/via/route] Millriggs nr Kentmere along the Stile End / Sadgill pass over Shipman Knotts before continuing along the ridge route. [with] Margaret and Ralph [weather] Bright & clear & sunny with some gusty winds on the tops. - Number 151 completed (Our first Wainwright outing since the weekend before lockdown for the coronavirus pandemic started) we left the fell via the Hallow Bank descent before driving back to the North East still unable to stay overnight in our caravan.

Andrew Johnson bagged Kentmere Pike on October 29th, 2019 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Ted [weather] Sunny

Phillip Bulley hiked Kentmere Pike on June 10th, 2019 [from/via/route] Via Shipman Knotts. [with] Ruby. [weather] Sunny & warm.

Kevin Foster summited Kentmere Pike on April 28th, 2019 [from/via/route] Harter Fell. [with] Henry. [weather] Clouds but with sunny breaks & clear visibility. Very warm when the sun was out. - The final third of the Kentmere round, after Harter Fell, has always felt a lot gentler than the first two thirds mainly because it's largely down hill & over grass. Kentmere pike is an easy short ascent from the col & is another great view point to look back at the rest of the Kentmere horseshoe.

Wayne Baxter conquered Kentmere Pike on April 8th, 2019 [from/via/route] Kentmere Horseshoe, 7 peaks. Yoke, III Bell, Froswick, Mardale II Bell, Harter Bell, Kentmere Pike & Shipman Knotts. [with] Sue [weather] Sunny to start the walk but low cloudy for Mardale peak - What a great walk

Liz Sheerin scaled Kentmere Pike on May 25th, 2018 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Neil

Elaine Evans walked up Kentmere Pike on January 17th, 2019 [from/via/route] From Kentmere village, up to Shipman Knotts via Wray Crag, then on to Kentmere Pike, descended to Hallow Bank & returned to the village via Low Lane. [with] Sue and Christine [weather] Beautiful blue skies & sunshine but a bitterly cold wind. - A bit slippery underfoot in parts but, on a positive note, the frost made the areas of boggy ground hard & easier to cross.

Paul Macey has climbed Kentmere Pike [from/via/route] From Brothers Water using walks c251 & c204

Vic Royle bagged Kentmere Pike on June 22nd, 2018 [from/via/route] Pout Howe & Slash the hungry horse [with] Team Wiggle First T Shirt Outing [weather] Glorious - Wainwright geek guide & his less than impressed girlfriend, I spy with my sheepy spine, kendal boiled sausage, Alexa meets Jay & they become buddies. Everyone lies in, Mins till 0930 then mega strop morning, 10 mile slog & Blade & Rose wriggle

Christina Lander hiked Kentmere Pike on June 3rd, 2018 [from/via/route] Kentmere Horseshoe: Kentmere Village - Garburn Pass - Yoke - Ill Bell - Froswick - Thornthwaite Crag - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts - Kentmere Village [with] Dick [weather] Dry day & very still with high cloud

Simon Myerscough summited Kentmere Pike on February 8th, 2009 [from/via/route] C204 [weather] snow on tops, icy

John Tippins conquered Kentmere Pike on March 26th, 2018 [from/via/route] Started at Stockdale Bridge, go4awalk c204, via Harter Fell. [with] Solo [weather] Bright, sunny day, high cloud & good visibility. The sun felt quite warm when it wasn't behind a cloud. Still quite a few patches of snow around & a bit nippy standing still. Great day for walking.

Simon Boddy scaled Kentmere Pike on November 5th, 2017 [from/via/route] Mardale [with] My girlfriend [weather] Sunny but cold & windy at the summit

Anthony Scott walked up Kentmere Pike on September 19th, 2017 [from/via/route] Stockdale Bridge [with] me [weather] very misty & cold but eventually cleared to some sun - walk 204.

Chris Sheard climbed Kentmere Pike on September 15th, 2008 [from/via/route] From Harter along ridge [with] George [weather] Cool & calm - Great to walk in snow

Colin Egan bagged Kentmere Pike on April 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Kentmire via Hallow Bank [with] My wife Faith. [weather] Day started cloudy but the sun then started coming through, wind cold on summit. By the end of the day we had full sun. - Slight mistake on my part meant we climbed from Kentmire itself rather than up near Hallow Bank! Path up was very indistinct near the wall referred to by Wainwright. Otherwise an OK day on the fells.

Andy Parris hiked Kentmere Pike on September 22nd, 2016 [from/via/route] From near Staveley [with] Solo [weather] Cool but clear

Leon Harvey summited Kentmere Pike on August 6th, 2016 [with] Solo

Emily Sharratt conquered Kentmere Pike on October 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Kentmere via the Garburn Pass [with] James [weather] Lovely bright & a bit breezy - Part of the Greater Kentmere Horseshoe

Mark Davidson scaled Kentmere Pike on March 26th, 2003 [with] Alone [weather] Warm & sunny with huge views - just fantastic

Craig Steeland walked up Kentmere Pike on August 4th, 2016 [from/via/route] Long Sledale [with] Sue and Jake [weather] Cool & partly sunny

Christine Flitcroft climbed Kentmere Pike on September 6th, 2014 [from/via/route] Kentmere horseshoe [with] sandra [weather] sunny windy mist & rain

Gordon Lee bagged Kentmere Pike on May 28th, 2016 [from/via/route] Shipman Knotts

David Baines hiked Kentmere Pike on April 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Mardale/Gatescarth Pass [with] Alone [weather] See Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike has cairn on one side of wall & Trig Point on the other with stile built into stone work. Not a great deal more to say, a bland wet place on a day like today. See Harter Fell for other comments.

Tracey Cowell summited Kentmere Pike on April 14th, 2016 [from/via/route] Sadgill/wrengill quarry/kentmere pike/shipmans knott [with] Sister [weather] Sunny/cloud & mist on summit

Victoria Bates conquered Kentmere Pike on February 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] Sadgill. Alternative Kentmere horseshoe [with] Mark [weather] Horrendous, deep snow & ice

Michael Nolan scaled Kentmere Pike on February 9th, 2016 [from/via/route] stockdale bridge [weather] cold - really hard going in frozen topped snow on the tops ...many hidden peaty pools = many peat filled boots

Charlie Housley walked up Kentmere Pike on January 4th, 2016 [from/via/route] Part of the Kentmere Round walk. [with] Daz and Jim. [weather] Poor. Lots of low cloud all day, not particularly enjoyable but we weren't the only ones out walking today.

Tony Rogerson climbed Kentmere Pike on March 7th, 2010 [from/via/route] Kentmere Horseshoe [with] John [weather] Temperature inversion - Snow under foot

John Almond bagged Kentmere Pike on August 1st, 2015 [from/via/route] go4awalk.com c204 - Solo walk from Sadgill, Longsleddale - Grey Crag - Tarn Crag - Branstree - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts [weather] Cloudy, sunny spells, windy on tops, improving throughout the day - Started with direct route up Great Howe from Sadgill, rather than the easier but longer route via Stockdale

Kevin Parnham hiked Kentmere Pike on July 24th, 2015 [from/via/route] Stockdale [with] Jo [weather] Grey & miserable,some rain

David Noble summited Kentmere Pike on March 7th, 2015 [from/via/route] Stockdale [with] Jack [weather] Cloudy & windy with no views

Mike Jackson conquered Kentmere Pike on March 14th, 2015 [from/via/route] Kentmere Round [with] Steve McAdam [weather] Cold but fine

Christine Knowles scaled Kentmere Pike on September 6th, 2014 [from/via/route] Part of Kentmere Horseshoe [with] Graham [weather] Beautiful

Jon Mapp walked up Kentmere Pike on August 31st, 2014 [from/via/route] From Sleddale including Grey Crag, tarn Crag & Shipman Knotts [with] Suzzann้, Caroline and Robin, not forgetting Nellie [weather] Glorious sunny day - perfect weather for walking - A long arduous climb from the valley floor.

Keith Eastman climbed Kentmere Pike on July 11th, 2014 [from/via/route] c204

Dave Eyes bagged Kentmere Pike on May 31st, 2014 [from/via/route] from Shipman knotts [with] Christine Eyes [weather] Warm cloudy & dry - perfect walking weather - the 2nd of our 6 wainwrights that day

Simon Neilson-Clark hiked Kentmere Pike on May 30th, 2014 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Mrs H [weather] Sunny - Circuit from Kentmere The second on the circle The highest on the eastern side.

Bella Wella summited Kentmere Pike on May 25th, 2014 [with] Paul

Steve Frank conquered Kentmere Pike on September 15th, 2012 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Jackie Frank [weather] Windy

Robert Medway scaled Kentmere Pike on January 21st, 2013 [from/via/route] Start at Sad Gill - anticlockwise [with] Paul Carroll, Alan Small [weather] misty

Clive Ward walked up Kentmere Pike on October 1st, 2011 [from/via/route] Sadgill / Gatecarth, Harter, Wray Crag, Shipman Knotts [with] Hazel [weather] Beautiful day, one of hottest for October - See Shipman Knotts

Ann Davis climbed Kentmere Pike on August 18th, 2013 [from/via/route] from sadgill [weather] wet & grey

Martin Hobson bagged Kentmere Pike on July 17th, 2013 [from/via/route] Kentmere Round via Kentmere clockwise [with] Liam Leask, John Parkinson, Pete Mckevitt [weather] 24c warm & clear

Ron Chivers hiked Kentmere Pike on June 29th, 2013 [from/via/route] Trout beck [with] The Usual Suspects [weather] Cloudy but dry!

John Nicholson summited Kentmere Pike on April 17th, 2010 [from/via/route] C257 - see The Kentmere skyline from Kentmere

Harry Meijer conquered Kentmere Pike on April 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] The Kentmere Horseshoe,Kentmere Church [with] The Lake District Walker

Denis Hoyle scaled Kentmere Pike on March 3rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Danny [weather] high cloud - Snow & ice on tops

Iain Taylor walked up Kentmere Pike on October 29th, 2011 [from/via/route] Mardale Head (NY 46974 10752)

Mr Davison climbed Kentmere Pike during May, 2010 [from/via/route] from kentmere [weather] sunny

Chris Bramley bagged Kentmere Pike on July 21st, 2012 [from/via/route] Sandhill via harter fell [with] Janet on her birthday [weather] Sunny but cold - Birtday cake at summit

Stephen Littlewood hiked Kentmere Pike on June 8th, 2009 [from/via/route] from Stockdale

Darren Mortimer summited Kentmere Pike on November 13th, 2011 [from/via/route] Kentmere [with] Dermot Palmer & Richard Johnson [weather] Sunny with mist

Jenny Godfrey, Alex Jones, Melanie Dunn, Dale Sexton, Jane Wilkinson, Matthew Thomas, Daniel Wynn, Mr M A Blanchard, David Watson, Louis Smith, Jo Dixon, Simon Clark, Alan Fowler, David Shaw, Amanda Hinds, Claire Rigg, Raymond Barnett, David Butterfield, Louise Sandwith, Martin Antcliff, Simon Duerden, Jonathan Tobin, Phil Clark, Paul Booth, David Hickin, Mark Smith, Linda Mckeogh, Paul Henderson, Trevor Williams, John Cuthbert, Stephen Millington, Rob Barklamb, Andy Nicholls, Jeanette Coward, Ray O'hara, Libby Burns and Jenny O'hare have all walked, climbed & bagged Kentmere Pike.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Kentmere Pike

Harter Fell from near Kentmere Pike

Harter Fell from near Kentmere Pike

Photo: Ian Gaylard (2)

Kentmere Pike

Kentmere Pike

Photo: Andy Malcolm (243)

Ill Bell and Froswick from Kentmere Pike

Ill Bell and Froswick from Kentmere Pike

Photo: William Ringwood (37)

The Kentmere Horseshoe (Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts) from Hollow Moor

The Kentmere Horseshoe (Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts) from Hollow Moor

Photo: Andy Malcolm (183)

Harter Fell (Kentmere), Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts from Hall Wood in the Kentmere Valley

Harter Fell (Kentmere), Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts from Hall Wood in the Kentmere Valley

Photo: Dave Wainwright (34)

Froswick and Thronthwaite Crag beyond Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Froswick and Thronthwaite Crag beyond Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Photo: Ian Gaylard (1)

Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Photo: Ian Gaylard (4)


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