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Scafell Pike
978m (3210ft)

The Southern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England

Scafell Pike is the highest point in the county of Cumbria, the highest point in The Lake District National Park and the highest point in England. It was also the highest point in the old county of Cumberland.

Scafell Pike the highest point of 'The Pikes of Sca Fell'. This was the collective term for all the lumps and bumps on the top of the Sca Fell Massif (namely Sca Fell Pike, Sca Fell, Symonds Knott, Broad Crag, Ill Crag and Great End) when it was donated to The National Trust by Lord Leconfield in 1919. Sca Fell Pike became Scafell Pike (without the space) due to an error by the Ordnance Survey and the name stuck.

In good weather you can see mountains in Wales, Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man from the summit of Scafell Pike so try and go in on a clear day.

At an elevation of 832m (2,731ft), Broad Crag Tarn is the highest body of standing water in England. It can be found approximately 420 m south west of the summit of Scafell Pike.


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The view from the summit of Scafell Pike

Photo: David Cochrane

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

John Fenwick walked up on October 11th, 2020 [from/via/route] Walked from Wasdale head inn carpark. Used walk c197 [with] Romany [weather] Sunny with some clouds. Great visibility - Stuck to walk as recommended. Easy to follow. Great way to avoid the crowds going up Scarfell Pike.

Andrew Mills climbed on August 22nd, 2020 [from/via/route] Main Route from Wasedale Head Car park [with] Matthew, Danny, Olly, Cat weasel, Ben, Jake [weather] Windy and wet !!! - As part of the 3 peak challenge

Liz Sheerin bagged on August 24th, 2020 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Neil [weather] Sunny - Camping in Wasdale Head

Toby Norman hiked on July 6th, 2019 [with] TWAC

Claire Murray summited on August 17th, 2020 [from/via/route] Started at village green near hotel. Walked Lingfell, Scafell, Pike, Scafell and the other one I've forgotten πŸ™ˆ [with] Murray [weather] Lovely! - Uphill struggles!

Martin Mayoh conquered on August 9th, 2020 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Farm [with] Christopher, Elizabeth Mayoh Niamh , Donal, Shaun [weather] Excellent

Caroline Winter scaled on August 11th, 2018 [from/via/route] Seathwaite, Grains Gill, Broad Crag, Sca Fell Pike, Ill Crag, Great End. Bagged 2nd time from Scafell on 31/7/2020 [with] Becky [weather] warm, clear skies, light breeze - obviously a tiring walk. Sca Fell Pike heaving with people taking selfies. Some bottled it at Broad Crag, not wanting to do the steep descent and climb up to the top- shame. Thought Ill Crag was opposite Broad Crag but worked it out on ScaFell Pike and made for it on return.

Tony Kenny walked up on June 21st, 2015 [with] Kitty [weather] Poor visibility Brown Tongue and above - June 21st saw dozens of 3 peak challengers on the Scafell route. 2 way radios abound, lots of shouting and most worryingly; many lost walkers.

Marcelle Allman climbed on August 2nd, 2020 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [weather] Weat overcast

Rich Roberts bagged on August 2nd, 2020 [with] Marcelle

Andy Buxton hiked during August, 1987 [from/via/route] From ODG via Oxendale, Crinkle Crags, Bowfell, Esk Pike, Allen Crags, Great End, Scafell Pike. (All done at various other times as well) [with] Solo [weather] Sunny - Camped by small tarn near top of Allen Crags (High House Tarn)

Michael Austin summited on May 12th, 2019 [from/via/route] Corridor Route [weather] Sunny

Richard Marshall conquered on June 25th, 2020 [from/via/route] Scafell Pike Corridor route [with] Bo and Andy Pratt [weather] Sunny low wind and very hot. Middle of Pandemic

Adrian Howard scaled on May 10th, 2019 [from/via/route] Brackenclose [with] Rick

Sarah Baker walked up on April 18th, 2015 [with] Larry baker and Darly Naylor [weather] -12 and snow

Emma Shaw climbed during July, 2018 [from/via/route] Seathwaite via Grains Gill and Broad Crag [with] 13 year old daughter [weather] missly most of the way - Second peak in our 3 year - 3 peak challenge. Stayed in Lake district for a week with dog and grandparents, waiting for best day for the walk. Think we got it - there was some sun on our way down.

Mike Walker has bagged [from/via/route] Wast Water [with] A couple of guys from work [weather] Sunny in the valley but a bit cool on the top. - Very busy day at the summit - there were quite of few stag do's in fancy dress!

Robin Thorne hiked during August, 2012 [with] Chris Thorne [weather] Overcast

Bernard Molyneux summited on September 13th, 2009 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Jo,Deb [weather] Excellent

Richard Marchant conquered on November 23rd, 1993 [from/via/route] This was a two day trip with an overnight camp at Beckhead Tarn below Great Gable. Day 1 we ascended Yewbarrow then onto Red Pike-Scoat Fell-Pillar-Kirk Fell and descended to Beckhead Tarn and camped the night and what a cold night. Day 2 Great Gable-Scafell Pike via the corridor route then Sca Fell and back down to Wasdale and the car. [with] Best Friend Ray Collins. [weather] Clear blue skies, no wind but very cold and in the minus overnight

Margaret Richards scaled on July 2nd, 2019 [from/via/route] via the Brown Tongue Route from Wasdale C111 [with] Don [weather] Dry and mild though cold at the top: good views - Took almost 6 hours in total

Alan Pritchard walked up on September 12th, 2016 [with] Solo [weather] Good - Went on walking holiday - also have done the 3 peaks challenge once. Also the Yorkshire 3 peaks in 8hours..πŸšΆβ€β™‚οΈπŸ˜ŽπŸ‘Œ

Stephen Batson climbed on May 6th, 2019 [from/via/route] Weardale Head [with] Clare, Nick, Jade, Richard and Stacey [weather] Sun, Hail, Rain

Chris Sheard bagged on April 8th, 2019 [from/via/route] Up from Wasdale National Trust via ling mell [with] George [weather] Started and finished clear & fabulous - Went up on ridge bewtween the ghyll and bromn tongue - not for the weak or faint hearted - Lingmell nice top with many good features - Last bit from saddle on my own - snow on path in more than a third - enjoyed kicking in and heeling down - too busy on top and yet more passed me on way down - brown tongue steps relentless - glad its done off to more quieter and pleasant peaks

Chris Faulkner hiked on March 9th, 2019 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Michelle Chandler [weather] Snow on tops - LOts of snow. Great views out to Sellafield

Stephen Rowley has summited [from/via/route] up via lords Rake then back down the tourist route to the car park [with] Gemma but not too the top [weather] HOT HOT HOT

Andy James conquered on June 25th, 2018 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Henfield Joggers B Team - Three Peaks Challenge

Jennifer Beale scaled on July 19th, 2018 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Charlie and Skye [weather] Sunny

Phil Brown walked up on September 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] C416

Simon Myerscough climbed on April 18th, 2006 [from/via/route] C271 [weather] Cloudy first, sunny later, Very very windy (hailstones)

Bill Salisbury bagged on April 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] Go4awalk used corridor route [with] Sue [weather] Misty on the top

Craig Lewis hiked on April 3rd, 2011 - 1.7.11 16.6.16 6.10.17

Anjanee Neat summited on August 18th, 2017 [from/via/route] Hollowstones route [with] Husband [weather] Cloudy, sunny, windy

Craig Steeland conquered on September 1st, 2017 [from/via/route] From National Trust car park at the head of Wasdale [with] Sue [weather] Partly cloudy and warm with light winds - A long, tough walk with an unwelcome boggy section at the end

Iain Jones scaled on May 2nd, 2009 [from/via/route] Corridor Route from Seathwaite [with] Nicola Robins - 16 July 2010 - walked from The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, Great Langdale; 11 August 2012 - walked from Wasdale Head as part of National Three Peaks Challenge; 19 May 2013 - walked from The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, Great Langdale on BMF Hiking Day; 30 August 2014 - walked from The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, Great Langdale; 26 August 2017 - The Wainwright 60 - Day 6 (Scafell)

Andy Jakob has walked up [with] Alone [weather] Sunny - I missed the right turn with arrows on a large flat stone, carried on along a very narrow shelf until another walker called me back to safety.....close one!

Lynne Moss climbed on October 29th, 1988 [from/via/route] The bottom! :) [with] Boyfriend [weather] Very cold / snow on the ground. Many folks coming down as we were going up.

Dale Tyler bagged on June 28th, 2017 [from/via/route] Via Brown Tongue from Wasdale Head [with] Kerry & Richard [weather] Wet and windy. Zero visibility on the top!

Anthony Scott hiked on July 13th, 2017 [from/via/route] NT campsite at Wast Water [with] me [weather] White cloud and some sun - Misty at top but cleared. Chilly on top (8)

Hilary Hardwick summited on July 3rd, 2017 [from/via/route] From NT car park at Wasdale, followed path to top and back the same way [with] Husband [weather] Sunny but cold enough for hat and gloves on the summit - great walk, easy to follow path then clambering over rocks near summit, loved it

Darin Torrance conquered on June 18th, 2017 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [weather] Sunny hot

Fergus Mcgee scaled during June, 2016 [from/via/route] From Borrowdale via Glaramara and Allen Crags [with] Aoife [weather] Sunny but chilly - Went late in the day , had only planned to do Glaramara but the warether was so good and the hills were quiet so we got to Esk Hause and just kept going.

David Wand walked up on August 28th, 1997 [with] Gayle

Richard Fulcher climbed on May 3rd, 2017 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Jen [weather] Sunny, clear blue sky, very windy with gale force gusts - The path up from Wasdale Head was well marked & firm under foot. I went up Lingmell whilst Jen waited in the col shielding herself from the wind. We both then slowly hiked up to the top of Scafell Pike, getting blown off course every few steps by a strong gust of wind. Trying getting up and down. About 10 to 20 people at the top. We abandoned the idea of walking to Great End and back by Sty Head and just returned via the main path to the Wasdale Head Inn. Out about 7.5 hours.

Graham Staples bagged on April 22nd, 2017 [from/via/route] Eskdale [with] Jeremy Baines, Peter Tesar and John Winchcombe [weather] Glorious - Very hard walking

Gillian Atkinson hiked on September 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] from seathwaite [with] tony club weekend

Steve Cookson has summited [with] gillie [weather] sunny

Nick Dobson conquered on September 17th, 2016 [from/via/route] Corridor route from Seathwaite farm [with] Margaret & Ralph [weather] hot & sunny very little cloud - Excellent 6 and a half hours with amazing scenery, and added Lingmell on the return. This was 41 years since I last did Scafell Pike when doing 3 peak challenge in May 1975

Clive Ward scaled on September 11th, 2016 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head car park, Lingmell (from SW ridge); Broad Crag, Great End, Esk Hause, Sprinkling Tarn, Styled, Wasdale [with] Hazel [weather] Fair; warm at valley level; windy on tops and fairly cold for a time - Sunday - travelled from lodge, took a bit less than 6 1/2 hours

Alex Milbourn has walked up [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Matt & Hugh

John Walter climbed on June 15th, 2016 [with] Penrith Ramblers B+ Group [weather] Mixture Wind & squally Rain.

Charlie Housley bagged on June 29th, 2016 [from/via/route] From Wasdale Head along the Lingmell Gill, and then turn south east at Lingmell Col heading up between Dropping Crag and Pikes Crag. [with] Jo. [weather] Absolutely atrocious. We knew what to expect as the weather forecast got it spot on and we only had today in which to make this ascent, so it was a matter of grin and bear it. Heavy rain and low cloud down to approximately 800m. - Will have to return to this one again in finer weather.

Phill Brown hiked on April 9th, 1978 [with] Anne, Eddy, Molly [weather] Low Cloud - Snow

Mark Davidson summited on August 18th, 2009 [with] The usual suspects [weather] Clear and sunny - Tried to climb Scafell Pike the day before but was turned back by the wind (& went up Harter Fell instead)

Rodger Beer conquered on April 7th, 2011 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Father [weather] Sunny, cold.

Peter Huddart scaled on September 6th, 2015 [from/via/route] Was dale head

Martyn Howarth walked up on September 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] Corridor route. [with] BLP 24 Peakers [weather] Cloudy to start with, becoming sunnier. - Part of 24 Peak Challenge.

Arthur Keighkey climbed on August 30th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Inn [with] Alone [weather] Dry but changeable. Had some good spells of sunshine but also one or two misty periods. View from the top was amazing. - First walk ever in the Lake District.

Craig Carter has bagged [from/via/route] Patterdale [with] Brother [weather] Fine

David Noble hiked on September 2nd, 1983 [from/via/route] Unknown [with] School [weather] Sunny - 19th September 2015 via Wasdale Head with Jack no good views due to cloud

Graham Smith summited on September 18th, 2004 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [weather] Dry, cool & cloudy but clear on top.

Elaine Booth conquered on June 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] Borrowdale [with] Leigh, Karen, Lorraine and myself [weather] Sunny and hot - It

Elaine Grayson scaled on June 30th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Wsdale NT car park [with] Robin Don & jane [weather] Excellent - Really bad back in agony

Tony Rogerson walked up on April 4th, 2010 [from/via/route] Scafell Pike from Seathwaite & Corridor Route [with] John [weather] Sunny

Christine Shepherd climbed on August 19th, 1997 [from/via/route] Seathwaite via Grains Gill returning via Taylor Force. [with] Peter (my husband) [weather] Very hot and sunny with a heat haze. - I would definitely recommend the descent by Taylor Force Gill. (not for the faint hearted though) Have climbed Scafell on two other occasions. Easter 2003 with my daughter and 27.6.09, when I led a group from my church in Leeds to the summit. Finally climbed this fell on my own on 3.10.15. Climbed from Wasdale Head for the first time much easier than from Seathwaite.

Philip Layton bagged on July 15th, 2011 [with] Karen, Anastasia & Joshua

Nicola Parkinson hiked on August 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Stu [weather] Sunny

James Munroe summited on August 17th, 2015 [from/via/route] Seathwaite-Sty Head-Corridor Route-Esk Hause-Grains Gill [with] 1st HV Scouts [weather] Sunny

Elaine Evans conquered on September 4th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite to Taylor Gill Force and Styhead Tarn, then Corridor Route to Piers Gill and on to Scafell Pike. Returned via Great End, Esk Hause, past Sprinkling Tarn to Grains Gill and back to Seathwaite. [with] Sue and Christine [weather] Beautiful day - couldn't have wished for better weather. Fair, not too hot, with a light breeze. Cooler at summit but clear visibility. - In celebration of our 60th birthdays.

Jill Dean scaled on July 20th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale weekend [with] With rick

Rob Cheshire walked up on July 5th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Wasdale Head Green. [with] Paul Corrigan, Mark Garrett, Constant Fischer. [weather] Overcast, but dry. Cloud Cover at 2500ft. - Setting off at 3am, as part of our National 3 Peaks Challenge, we walked the first hour by torchlight, until sunrise. Return trip completed in 3hrs 28mins.

Andy Betesta climbed on September 27th, 2008 [from/via/route] Lingmell Gill? [weather] Poor visibility at top

Claire Lloyd bagged on May 24th, 2009 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite via Styhead Tarn [with] Family & friends

Stephen Reader hiked on May 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite Farm, up Grains Gill, Esk Hause and over Ill Crag. Then down via Lingmell col, the Corridor route and Styhead Tarn. [with] On my own [weather] Sunny - Glorious day and a fantastic experience. Left the farm at 7:48 and reached the summit at 10:30. Back down by 1:30.

Christina Lander summited on April 25th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head - Brown Tongue - Mickledore - Scafell Pike - Mickledore - Sca Fell - Green How - Wasdale Head [with] Dick [weather] Beautiful sunny day after a cloudy start - Very clear visibility

Andrew Phillips conquered on April 23rd, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Chrissie Hockley [weather] Sunny, warm

Leon Harvey scaled on April 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head & Lingmell [with] Solo [weather] Clear skies, Sunny - Lovely hiking weather Snow still on the ground (early start so not many people at the top)

Sara Proctor walked up on June 14th, 2014 [with] 3 peaks team [weather] Fine

Andy Gibbs climbed on March 20th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Jake, Malcolm & Callum [weather] Awful

Tracey Anderson bagged on August 14th, 2014 [from/via/route] wasdale [with] lee [weather] very good sunny and clear

Ian Woodford hiked on March 14th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Matt, Ivan , Rich, Gareth, Neil [weather] Snowy - Training for 3 peaks

Andrew Wood summited on August 2nd, 2009 [with] Andrew & Sue Buckley [weather] Good clear dry day, but cloudy on the top - Andrew couldn't find the obscure path down, but did it with compass only

Jim Powell conquered on July 6th, 2010 [from/via/route] via Brown Tongue & Mickledore. starting at car park at Brackenclose near Wasdale Head [with] Wife Michelle [weather] Started of raining but soon cleared to leave a fantastic view from summit - Both my wife and me found the descent worse on our knees that the ascent.

Sam Rayn scaled on November 15th, 2014 [from/via/route] wasdale and mickledore [with] sham [weather] very misty. chilly

Joseph Smith walked up during 2014 [with] Chris [weather] Fair - Note to self, rock climbers use rope...

Phillip Bulley climbed on September 7th, 2014 [from/via/route] Lingmell [with] Judith and Toby [weather] Sunny

Marilyn Wadkin bagged on March 13th, 2013 [from/via/route] Corridor Route.... Seathwaith [with] Rob. We ran down. The B&B we were staying at said we had to book in by 5.30pm so we had to run down to get there in time. [weather] Snow and cold

Jan Dixon hiked on September 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] Wastwater [with] Tia and Anya [weather] sunny but hazy

Ian Simpson summited on June 21st, 2014 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Dave

Jason Johnston conquered on August 16th, 2015 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [with] Becs & Jane [weather] Poor, very poor. Rain and low cloud

Kevin Parnham scaled on August 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] Lingmell and Lingmell Col [with] Jo and Charlotte [weather] Excellent,sunny and clear - Not many on the summit.Also visited Broad Crag and Ill Crag

Keith Eastman walked up on July 5th, 2014 [from/via/route] c197

Mike Jackson climbed on September 12th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Road Chef - National 3 Peaks [weather] Night walk, but was dry

Paul Pettit bagged on July 1st, 2014 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] 172 [weather] Clear, sunny, calm

John Reynolds has hiked [from/via/route] Wasdale head then lingmell [weather] Sunny - Got the car smashed to bits by a tractor on the way!

Simon Boddy summited on July 13th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Girlfriend [weather] Hot and sunny

Alan Smith conquered on June 21st, 2013 [from/via/route] Borrowdale to wasdale head [with] Martin [weather] Sunny

Michael Vaughn scaled on June 12th, 2014 [with] Rob Friend [weather] Clear

Lynn Symonds walked up on June 1st, 2014 [from/via/route] Seathwaite - corridor route [with] Diane and Nicole [weather] Sunny - A great day out - tough climb

Kath Edwards climbed on May 29th, 2014 [from/via/route] From seathwaite via the corridoor [with] Meg and bree

Stephen Lewis bagged on May 16th, 2014 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Farm [with] Keswick Mountain Festival group walk [weather] Sunny, windy and overcast

Martin Sells hiked during June, 1996 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Farm [with] Paul Frost [weather] Dry

Rachael Tyler summited on April 26th, 2014 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] 16 others...all family [weather] Good. Sunny and some clouds. Visibility good and great views.

Jacqueline Debbie Tonks conquered on April 13th, 2014 [from/via/route] brown tongue / Hollow stones [with] Pete Tonks [weather] Very windy, low cloud, very cold. No view from top - Did this walk again on 18/4/14 with fantastic blue sky and views. Decent via corridor route.

Carl Tosner scaled on April 17th, 2014 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [weather] Sunny

Immacolata Pescatore walked up during 1999 [with] Camelot team

Derek Parkin climbed on November 11th, 2011 [with] lynn parkin [weather] high cloud, clear views

Kate Parker bagged on November 5th, 2010 [with] Ian & Ellie [weather] sunny wintery showers snow on top snow storm up the valley hit us on scree slope - climbing down in the dark the last time I shall climb Scafell

Graham Coules hiked on May 26th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale head (easy route!) [with] Dale [weather] Sunny and warm at start low cloud and snow still lying at top.

Daniel Smith summited on April 1st, 2011 [weather] Wet and windy

James Brocken conquered on September 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] Seathwaite

Gill Watson scaled on May 3rd, 2008 [from/via/route] from seathwaite via styhead and corridor route [with] G. Ru. - 5 hrs to get up

John Powell walked up on May 28th, 2008 [from/via/route] Wasdale via Mickledore [weather] Fine but cold

Martin Leighfield climbed on July 19th, 2008 [from/via/route] Boot to Boot [weather] Wet

Wyn Griffiths bagged on September 28th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Wasdale Head [with] Tim & Simon Pearson, Chris Woodhouse & Debs Jones [weather] Very warm - + 22 all day - Second day of 5 Peaks in 3 days.

Trevor Copley hiked on August 25th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [with] Ads [weather] lovely on way but once at not lords rake mist came down. Cleared odd times on summit - didn't seem busy but once at summit there was crowds. Talked with a guy called Dave who asked if he could down with us. Also a couple from Germany joined us and we helped 2 Americans get on right path. Came down corridor route

Angus Lyon summited on March 30th, 1998 [from/via/route] Eskdale [weather] cold, cloudbase below summit

Simon Kweeday conquered on August 6th, 2013 [from/via/route] wasdale head [with] Jenny [weather] hot

Jo White scaled on June 12th, 2012 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Geraldine, Suzanne, John & Steve [weather] Fine & sunny

Tim Buckley walked up on October 26th, 2009 [from/via/route] From Seathwaite, Stockley Bridge, Grains Gill, Esk Hause. [with] Lynne, Esther, Naomi and Amy. [weather] Dry and sunny. - Started the walk at 7.45am and got back to the car at 4.30pm. 12.30 on the summit. Amy wore gorilla gloves all the way to the top. Hard walk, the climb down to Broad Crag Col is soul destroying only to climb back up to the summit. WE DID IT!

Dave Eyes climbed on August 19th, 2013 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] Christine Eyes [weather] warm but cloudy on top - no view from summit

Michael Lee bagged during February, 1990 [from/via/route] Seathwaite, Stockley Bridge, Grains Gill, Great End Scafell Pike. Back via Lingmell (corridor route) Sty Head & Stockley Bridge.. [with] My brother Chris [weather] Sunny, snow on ground, thick mist on top of Scafell! - Second attempt, first one stopped by rescuing a cragfast chap in a gully on Great End in running snow melt water..

Andrew Joss hiked on June 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head NT car park [with] Mick [weather] Warm with sun & clouds - Great views

Robin Whitby summited on July 28th, 2013 [from/via/route] Brown Tongue Route from Wasdale [with] Balder by Name, Balder by Nature (Adam Hawkins, Sam Hawkins, Dan Trill, Heather Trill, Sam Hawkins (younger)) - Three Peaks Challenge for my wife's wheelchair!

Denis Hoyle conquered on July 13th, 2013 [from/via/route] Corridor route [weather] One of the best days of year. - Early start, only 6 poeple at summit, great views.

Andy Rushworth scaled during July, 2012 [from/via/route] Wast Water via Lords Rake, Scafell Pike and Lingmell. Also walked several times from Langdales various routes,Wast Water to Langdales with my 10 year old son. [weather] Cloudy

Jeanette Coward walked up during July, 2013 - My 150th Wainwright

Joanne Mcgawley climbed on June 30th, 2013 [from/via/route] Mickledore [with] Rich [weather] Humid and Misty. - 6.7 miles from Wasdale Head. 2 days camping.

John Nicholson bagged on July 8th, 2011 [from/via/route] Seathwaite. Used AW walk - no 13 from "Fell Walking with Wainwright" [with] Chris [weather] Fine for 3 hrs, then rain, and wind. Went quite cold and fog came down and so missed most of views from summit - Badly sprained ankle coming back near river. Lucky only had 1 mile to go.

Michael Roberts hiked on May 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] c111 Scafell Pike from Wasdale Head, Wast Water [with] Sharon Paul [weather] Fine/Sunny-cloud at summit - A hard, steep climb, rock all the way

Paul Nicholson summited on May 25th, 2013 [from/via/route] Seathwaite

Julie Turner conquered on June 8th, 2011 [with] Peter Turner [weather] Cloudy sunny

Richard Lycett scaled on September 10th, 2008 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] Jayne [weather] Cold but clear - Great Views. Towards Scotland and Isle of Man

Stephen Eddy walked up on June 18th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Mike Woodhouse, Tony Harris, Neil Whitehead [weather] Sunny - And again via Great End 28/04/12

Harry Meijer climbed on April 24th, 2013 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Farm,Borrowdale [with] The Lake District Walker

Andy Frith bagged on May 5th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasedale head via Great End (c271) [with] Charlie and Aaron [weather] 20m visability 3deg -5deg wind chill - busy summit as usual

David Congreave hiked on March 16th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Joel [weather] Cold but above zero until the peak. Dry except for the occasional, light snow flurry. - Last mile or two was under about 2ft of snow. Made the last stretch a bit of a monster.

Pamela Seniore summited on August 4th, 2012 [from/via/route] To follow [with] As Ben Nevis [weather] Bit of rain on this one, but also dry & clear view at the top again. - I was 1st to the top of this one ;0)) I thought this was the hardest & refered to it as the bitch of the three!

Ken Davies conquered on April 4th, 2013 [from/via/route] Wasdale head [with] Bev,Bethan & chris [weather] Bright but cold - Top third covered in ice & snow which made the going quite tough. Views from the top were spectacular.

G Philpott scaled during June, 2012 [from/via/route] Wasdale camp site [weather] Sunny,rain

Brian Laverty walked up on May 30th, 2009 [from/via/route] langdale [with] steve,colin,wendy [weather] fantastic - 10 hours, great route

Dale Verrall climbed on March 10th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Wast Water Wasdale Head [with] Kevin Fisher & Amber [weather] Snow but cleared to blue sky on climb down. Very cold and windy -20 with wind chill according to met.

Chris Levy bagged on April 5th, 2009 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] The 3 Peakers ! [weather] Beautiful at 5.30 am start time !

Paul Church hiked during July, 1987 [with] Ken, Prof Alan williams [weather] Cloudy, misty on top

Helen Marrs summited during 1968 [from/via/route] wastwater

Andrew Martin conquered on October 10th, 2010 [from/via/route] wasdale head [with] ellie [weather] sunny

Oliver Hunter scaled on August 11th, 2007 [from/via/route] National Trust Campsite, Wast Water [with] Work colleagues (Martin, Stephen, Johann) and Pratab [weather] Cloudy then rainy, later very rainy. - We cut the walk short due to the poor weather conditions (though Martin carried on). It brightened up just as we got back down. :)

Dave Milner walked up on April 15th, 2008 [weather] beautiful

Andrew Heath climbed on May 20th, 2012 [from/via/route] wasdale head [with] three peaks challenge - summit 22.00 to 23.00

Vince Wetton bagged on September 23rd, 2010 [from/via/route] Wast Water [with] RTM [weather] Heavy Rain

Kevin Jones hiked on November 21st, 2009 [from/via/route] Wastwater [with] Nik Lansbury Palmer [weather] Started off very cold with some slight sun, during the ascent half way up started to sleet, snowing on top extreme cold very strong wind with a whiteout on top - we carried on dispite the weather and raised £1400 for help fo heroes well worth it

Iain Taylor summited on August 27th, 2011 [from/via/route] Seathwaite (NY 23591 12285)

Claire Kirk conquered on October 25th, 2012 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Emma & Alex Edwards (Sister and brother in law) [weather] Fine and dry, low cloud at the top. - Returned to Wasdale via Lords Rake

Raymond Barnett scaled on February 19th, 2012 [from/via/route] wasdale [with] Jacob [weather] snow but clear

Chris Bramley walked up on October 21st, 2012 [from/via/route] Seathwaite via Esk Hause [with] Jaqui, Blake, Janet [weather] Sunny - Followed Blake off the side of Great End...scary

Mark Smith climbed on January 9th, 2010 [from/via/route] From Wasdale Head via Lingmell and returning via Broad Crag and Great End [with] Alone [weather] clear blue skies with snow on the higher ground - great day out!

Michael Mcandrew bagged on August 9th, 2011 [from/via/route] Seathwaite, Grains Gill, Stockley Bridge, Styhead Gill, Styhead Tarn, Sty Head, The Corridor Route, Skew Gill, Greta Gill, Piers Gill, Scafell Pike, The Corridor Route, Sty Head, Stockley Bridge, Seathwaite [with] Tony Kirkham, Alex Kirkham and Cameron McAndrew [weather] Sunny

Tony Mansell hiked on July 1st, 1999 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Martin Arnold, Pete Colgate, James Morgan [weather] Foggy - Part of 3 peaks challenge completed in 23 hours 37 minutes

Martin Rodenby summited on May 10th, 2011 [with] 3 peaks team [weather] Night time

Dave Gutcher conquered during July, 1974 [with] John Miles [weather] Good

Mr Davison scaled on July 10th, 2010 [from/via/route] symonds knott form wasdale head [with] jenny davison [weather] raining

James Penkethman walked up on October 2nd, 2010 [from/via/route] Can't remember! [with] Dan Costello, Dave Holman [weather] Fine but cold - Part of Three Peaks

Andy Pearce climbed on February 20th, 2009 [from/via/route] Wasdale CP [with] James McCullagh, DJ McCullagh and Rachel Lee [weather] Overcast but calm lower down, windy after getting through Mickledore - Beautiful sunset on Wastwater on the way down

Paul Mayall bagged on August 23rd, 2009 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] 3 peak challenge [weather] Mist middle of night

Gary Mason hiked on February 10th, 1998 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head car park, Wast Water, Lingmell Gill, scree path to Mickledore Col, [weather] very poor, snow, high winds

Sam Badger summited on July 23rd, 2012 [with] Wicker Camp Thai Boxing Gym, on behalf of the British Heart Foundation, as part of the UK 3 Peak Challenge. [weather] Cold and wet. Very windy near the summit, low cloud throughout walk.

Gordon Lee conquered on July 20th, 2012 [from/via/route] Via Lingmell

Neil Tristram scaled on July 8th, 2012 [from/via/route] from eskdale

Paul Carmichael walked up on July 10th, 2012 [from/via/route] seathwaite [with] solo [weather] cloudy, drizzle - A good way to spend my 50th birthday

Richard Evered climbed on March 19th, 2011 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Gill and Rooney [weather] Thick mist above Hollow Stones - A long, long walk..!

Anthony Neale bagged on June 30th, 2012 [from/via/route] From Old Dungeon Ghyll via bow fell & Esk pike [with] Howard [weather] Rain & low cloud - Great walk, no visibility, hard to find the right paths

Robin Blunden hiked on September 16th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale

Ian Fraser summited on August 31st, 2007 [from/via/route] From Wasdale [with] Dunton work colleagues [weather] rain, mist, very strong winds.

Gerry Smith conquered on March 18th, 2012 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] Nick Roxborough [weather] Very very windy - Part of Nick's E2E

Tracey Parnell scaled on May 6th, 2012 [from/via/route] Wassel Head [with] Climb Your Mountain [weather] Clear, Dry - Very shaley, fell over 3 times :( , Fantastic veiw from the top, lovely scenery

Tony Aspden walked up on July 31st, 2007 [from/via/route] From Burnthwaite Farm via Corridor Route [with] Andy [weather] Sunny

Claire Rigg climbed on September 11th, 2010 [with] 3 peak gang [weather] Sunny

Jayne Rhodes bagged on June 10th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] My partner Rich [weather] Variable! Clear and sunny at the bottom but hail, sleet, wind and snow at the top. - My first visit to the Lakes since 1970s, when my parents used to go most years in the caravan. We used to stay at Pooley Bridge, Ullswater. More people but just as beautiful as I remembered. Getting to the top of Scafell was a great experience and we've been up twice since from the Seatoller route. Stunning views and a real feeling of achievement on reaching the summit.

Simon Appleyard hiked on June 21st, 2007 [from/via/route] Wasdale head - up via Mickledore, down via Lingmell coll [with] Nick Birdseye, Bob Hunter, Tom Kearns, Graham Evans, Nigel Wharton [weather] Dry and clear apart from some low cloud at the top

Ian Miles summited during 2009 [with] Liza [weather] Clear and misty on the top

Stuart Crane conquered on June 28th, 2011 [from/via/route] c416 Scafell Pike from Great Langdale

Christine Knowles scaled on April 22nd, 2009 [from/via/route] Mickledon, Rosset Ghyll, Esk Hause [with] Graham [weather] Fine

Darren Mortimer walked up on July 30th, 2011 [from/via/route] Wasdale [with] Dermot Palmer & Graham Panton [weather] Sunny

Robert Logan climbed on May 30th, 2009 [from/via/route] Brackenclose car park [with] Judith Logan [weather] Hot, Sunny, very windy on top - Lingmell Gill - Micledore - Scafell Pike - Hollow Stones. Quick up & down. Very busy.

Colin Pomfret bagged on July 22nd, 1987 [from/via/route] Seathwaite [with] David [weather] Warm, sunny - David's first Wainwright

Jayne Phelps hiked on May 18th, 2009 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head

Wayne Linley summited on July 22nd, 1996 [from/via/route] campsite at base [with] 75 engineer regiment [weather] sunny with morning mist - difficult start but enjoyable

Aileen Robinson conquered on August 15th, 2010 [from/via/route] Wasdale Head [with] Denise [weather] Excellent - Great walk and fantastic views

Graeme Stephenson scaled on August 9th, 2010 [from/via/route] hollow stones [with] dan, leanne [weather] sunny - A lovely day clear at the top

Andy Nicholls walked up on July 19th, 2011 [from/via/route] Seathwaite Corridor

Kenneth Hardman , Debi Mcmillan, John Kilner, Simon Biddolph, Ron Smith, Simon Atherfold, Darran Tunnah, Dale Sexton, Melanie Dunn, Jenny Godfrey, Mr M A Blanchard, Simon Rutstein, Julie Ross, Matthew Hanson, Trevor Longman, Doreen Finney, Jo Dixon, David Shaw, Ian Barker, Amanda Hinds, David Laws, Simon Clark, Carl Abbott, Edward Wells, Colin Neild, Karen Mountain, John Grimes, Dennis Brown, David Butterfield, Keith Bancroft, Graham Pepper, Daniel Cook, Sarah Beighton, Neil Heywood, Pam Armstrong, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Colin Egan, Martin Antcliff, Jonathan Tobin, Steve Frank, Phil Atherton, Matthew Chambers, Paul Booth, Mark Ellerington, Adrian Roberts, Kevin Russell, Andrew Buxton, Louis Smith, Kevin Parker, Victoria Bates, Rod Cove, Angela Moroney, Steve Lockett, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Paul Ford, Tracey Cordes, Andy Emmott, David Wetton, Louise Sandwith, Alan Davidson, Phyllis Mcgibbon, Simon Vandersteen, Chris Pople, Les Bennett, Rob Gurney, Patrick Buckland, Robin Scott, Wendy Sockett, Jonathan Earle, Chris Turner, Ian Tyler, Paul Stevens, Stephen Key, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, Rob Barklamb, Simon Ellis, Paul Macey, Elaine Kenny, Martyn Rouse, Jacqui Smith, Ian Thomas, Adam Shewry, Les Wrightson, Matthew Thomas, John Tippins, Sarah Lowe, Ray O'hara, Doug Jeffries, Linda Walker, Ben George, Libby Burns, Martin Jones, Samantha Gregson, Jenny O'hare and Rebecca Hardy have all walked, climbed & bagged Scafell Pike.

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My daughter (11) conquering Scafell Pike

My daughter (11) conquering Scafell Pike

Photo: Linda Skilbeck (1)

Great Gable (back), Lingmell, the shoulder of Scafell Pike and Mickeldore from Symonds Knott

Great Gable (back), Lingmell, the shoulder of Scafell Pike and Mickeldore from Symonds Knott

Photo: Greg Campbell (12)

Yewbarrow (left), Great Gable and Lingmell (right) and Scafell Pike (far right) from Wast Water

Yewbarrow (left), Great Gable and Lingmell (right) and Scafell Pike (far right) from Wast Water

Photo: Peter Dryden (4)

Scafell Pike summit from Ill Crag

Scafell Pike summit from Ill Crag

Photo: Craig Carter (36)

Ice on Scafell Pike

Ice on Scafell Pike

Photo: Mick Fox (10)

Scafell Pike, Mickledore and Sca Fell from Wasdale Head

Scafell Pike, Mickledore and Sca Fell from Wasdale Head

Photo: Ian McCutcheon (14)

Wast Water from Lingmell Gill on the way up Scafell Pike. The fell to the right is Middle Fell

Wast Water from Lingmell Gill on the way up Scafell Pike. The fell to the right is Middle Fell

Photo: Alan Reed (1)

Yewbarrow, Great Gable, Lingmell and the shoulder of Scafell Pike from Wast Water

Yewbarrow, Great Gable, Lingmell and the shoulder of Scafell Pike from Wast Water

Photo: Alan Wainwright (74)

The Scafell Massif - Slight Side, Sca Fell, Symonds Knott, Mickledore, Scafell Pike, Ill Crag and Great End from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

The Scafell Massif - Slight Side, Sca Fell, Symonds Knott, Mickledore, Scafell Pike, Ill Crag and Great End from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (171)

On summit of Scafell Pike in May 2010

On summit of Scafell Pike in May 2010

Photo: Garry Dickinson (1)


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