The North Western Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Wandope
Wayne Baxter walked up on August 14th, 2021 [from/via/route] Parked car near Cinderdale Common walked along the path near High Randerdale to pick up a path leading to Whiteless Breast. Carried on this path to Whiteless Pike. The path leads along Whiteless Edge to Wandope. You can pick up a path that cuts a cross Wandope Moss to Grasmore. Head back to a path Lad Hows (steep & tricky in parts) to car park [with] Sue, Steven and Bev [weather] Cloudy with moderate wind on the tops
Mark Hazelton climbed on June 6th, 2021 [from/via/route] Walked up from Crummock up front of Grasmoor (not summitted), over to Crag Hill,Wandope & Whiteless Pike [with] Family and Pepper [weather] Sunny - It's a slog up Grasmoor
Christina Lander bagged on April 21st, 2021 [from/via/route] Braithwaite - Barrow - Stile End - Outerside - Sail - Crag Hill - Wandope - Coledale Hause - Force Crag Mine - Braithwaite [with] Dick [weather] A beautiful mostly sunny day - During our holiday staying in Embleton
Nick Christian hiked on September 18th, 2020 [from/via/route] Grasmoor [with] Karen Brown [weather] Good Sunny
Richard Marshall summited on August 6th, 2020 [from/via/route] From Crummock Water [with] Bo and Dave Jones [weather] Hot, Sunny/Cloudy little bit of drizzle for 20 mins
Kevin Foster conquered on May 20th, 2020 [from/via/route] Grasmoor. [with] By myself. [weather] Very sunny & very hot. - A good path heading south & east off the Grasmoor plateau leads to Wandope Moss. From this crossroads it is a very short stroll across grass to the small cairned summit of Wandope. N.B. climbing up the ridge from Whiteless Pike the first cairned summit reached is often mistaken for Wandope but is actually Thirdgill Head Man.
Christine Shepherd scaled on October 25th, 2007 [from/via/route] Walked from Lanthwaite green using walk c256 [with] On my own [weather] Hazy with Autumn sunshine peeping through late afternoon. - A very quiet walk; hardly saw anyone else all day. Climbed again with Jenny, 22.5.18.Climbed this for a third time as part of the 10 in 10 challenge on 22.6.2019 .
Simon Boddy walked up on September 17th, 2019 [from/via/route] Rannerdale [with] HF Holidays [weather] Sunny & clear
Andrew Johnson climbed on July 16th, 2019 [from/via/route] From Thornthwaite following the Frog Graham leg 2 route [weather] Sunny weather
Stephen Reader bagged on July 7th, 2019 [from/via/route] peak 7 on Coledale 10 peak challenge. [with] Mountain Walks [weather] Mixture of cloud & sunshine
Nick Dobson hiked on August 29th, 2018 [from/via/route] National Trust car park in Grassmere round Saddle Gate & over Thirdgill Head Man to Wandope. [with] Margaret, & Ralph [weather] Sunny day with bright blue skies - We had previously attempted this walk on 23/09/2017, But were thwarted by low cloud & no visibility after completing Whiteless Pike
Richard Beardsley summited on October 10th, 2018 [from/via/route] Walked route c256. Approached Wandope from Crag Hill. (Détour part of c256). [with] Gillian [weather] Beautiful sunny day but windy at height. - Parked car, (free). Commenced walk at 1030 hrs. Due to detouring to the summit of Crag Hill did not complete whole walk until 1730hrs.
Stephen Eddy conquered on July 14th, 2018 [from/via/route] Braithwaite [with] Mike Woodhouse and Tony Harris [weather] Glorious
John Tippins scaled on March 28th, 2018 [from/via/route] Started at Lanthwaite Green, go4awalk c196, via Hopegill Head & Sand Hill. [with] Solo [weather] Sleet & rain showers on the way there, thick low cloud with the sun breaking through very occasionally. Quite windy on top making it cold enough for gloves - fingers freezing! Walking through fresh hail (or was it sleet?) near the summits. Towards late afternoon, as I was coming back down, the cloud lifted & the sun came out - a really beautiful day then.
Iain Jones walked up on July 30th, 2017 [from/via/route] Braithwaite (The Wainwright 60 - Day 2 (Coledale)) [with] Graeme High
Dave Eyes climbed on August 7th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Braithwaite, up Barrow, on to Outersides, up to the saddle & up the Sail zig zags, then up to Eel Crag, then round to Wandope. Returning via Eel Crag & Sail - then up to Scar Crags , along the ridge to Causey pike & then down & round to Braithwaite [with] Christine Eyes [weather] perfect
Craig Steeland bagged on June 9th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Crummock Water over the tops to Braithwaite taking in six Wainwrights [with] Sue [weather] Partly cloudy & quite cool with moderate winds - Took the bus from Braithwaite to Keswick & then another bus to Crummock Water. The second bus cost £7.70 per person one way!
Richard Wilkinson hiked on May 5th, 2017 [from/via/route] 6 Peak Circular from Lanthwaite NT Car Park - Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor, Wandope, Whiteless Pike & Rannerdale Knotts (finishing with a detour into the secret valley of Rannerdale). [weather] Sunny day, but with strong winds. - Good ridge walk from Whiteside to Hopegill Head - fantastic lake views from the top of Grasmoor, but difficult to stay still in the wind - enjoyable descent from Whiteless giving views of the Bluebells in the secret valley. Camera battery went on Wandope, only for me to realise that I was already using the spare!... best part of the walk with no camera! DOH!
Jo Dixon summited on April 22nd, 2017 [from/via/route] Crummock water, Rannerdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike [with] Myself [weather] Dry, sunny, a little chilly
Leon Harvey conquered on May 29th, 2016 [with] Solo
Darren Wilson scaled on December 4th, 2016 [from/via/route] from buttermere [with] Anthony
Mark Davidson walked up on March 12th, 2014 [with] Alone [weather] Gloriously sunny
Jon Mapp climbed on October 8th, 2016 [from/via/route] walk C196 [with] Suzzanné, Caroline and Robin [weather] Glorious day, light wind, good sunshine - Great views, a strenuous walk over 4000ft of climb
Simon Clark bagged on October 2nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Grasmoor
Caroline Winter hiked on August 13th, 2016 [from/via/route] Buttermere, Whiteless Pike, Wandope, Crag Hill, Sail, Scar Crags, Causey Pike, Stoney Croft [with] Andy and Becky [weather] VG views. Warm & light breeze - Promised Becky that it should be easier going now we've got main climbing out of the way!
Anthony Scott summited on July 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] Buttermere [with] me [weather] Exceptional! Hot & sunny
Victoria Bates conquered on February 23rd, 2016 [from/via/route] C196 from Buttermere [with] Mark [weather] Beautiful
Kevin Parnham scaled on October 31st, 2015 [from/via/route] Via Grasmoor [with] Jo [weather] Low cloud & drizzle
Chris Bramley walked up on August 1st, 2015 [from/via/route] stoneythwaite [with] janet [weather] cold but bright later windy - in quashqai
Joanne Mcgawley climbed on July 30th, 2015 [with] Rich [weather] Cold tops, Warm lower - 9.4 miles
Tracey Cowell bagged on May 14th, 2015 [from/via/route] Whiteless Pike [with] sister [weather] sunny & 35mph wind
Elaine Evans hiked on May 15th, 2015 [from/via/route] From car park at Cinderdale Common, via Lad Haws onto Grassmoor then on to Wandope [with] Sue [weather] Dry with sunshine & cloud, cold blustery wind. - First walk in several weeks.
David Noble has summited [from/via/route] Lanthwaite Green [with] Jack [weather] Sunny - First overnight stay with Jack
Colin Egan conquered on March 27th, 2011 [from/via/route] continuation from Whiteless Pike [with] My wife Faith, friend Anita and Boris the cocker spaniel [weather] Good
Ann Davis scaled on September 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] from lanthwaite green via grasmoor back down over whiteless pike [with] no one pretty quiet out today [weather] sunny / fair - very busy 77A bus
Phillip Bulley walked up on July 10th, 2014 [from/via/route] Via Whiteside, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill & Grasmoor. [with] Judith and Toby. [weather] Baking Hot
Christine Knowles climbed on June 8th, 2014 [from/via/route] Part of Coledale Round [with] Graham [weather] Cloudy, but good
Michael Vaughn bagged on June 1st, 2014 [from/via/route] Ravensdale [with] alone [weather] partly sunny
Raymond Barnett hiked on March 13th, 2014 [with] self [weather] fine
Harry Meijer summited on June 11th, 2014 [from/via/route] Rannerdale Knotts,Grasmoor,Whiteside (Crummock) [with] The Lake District Walker
Tim Buckley conquered on August 26th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Grasmoor. [with] Solo walk. [weather] Very hot & sunny. - Fantastic views. Superb sense of height down to Sail Beck.
Jeanette Coward scaled during July, 2013 [weather] hot
Derek Parkin walked up on May 24th, 2013 [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] sunny gusting winds
Dale Verrall climbed on March 13th, 2013 [from/via/route] Braithewaithe - add on to C408 [with] Amber [weather] Blue sky - lots of snow between Grasmore & Eel Crag
David Short bagged on February 17th, 2013 [from/via/route] Braithwaite [with] own [weather] excellent
Darren Mortimer hiked on February 23rd, 2013 [from/via/route] Lanthwaite Green [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Sunshine & snow showers
Iain Taylor summited on November 15th, 2009 [from/via/route] Braithwaite (NY 23296 23665)
Charlie Housley conquered on July 5th, 2012 [from/via/route] As part of an extended Coledale Round which included Grisedale Pike, Hopegill Head, Whitesdie, Grasmoor, Whiteless Pike, Eel Crag (Crag Hill), Sail & Scar Crags. [with] Solo. [weather] A proper mixture today. Started out with the sun glaringly hot & no cloud, then later, lots of dark clouds & the threat of thunder & lightning. One thing that was constant was the humidity; which was a cracking 90% apparently.
Karen Lythgoe, Jonathan Tobin, Melanie Dunn, Paul Woodhouse, David Watson, Louis Smith, Robert Maclean, David Shaw, John Walter, David Laws, Jacqui Smith, Claire Rigg, Elaine Grayson, Adrian Roberts, Adam Shewry, Louise Sandwith, Simon Duerden, Michael Nolan, Steve Frank, Paul Booth, David Hickin, Linda Mckeogh, Richard Price, Trevor Williams, Tracey Cordes, Alan Davidson, Paul Henderson, John Cuthbert, Patrick Buckland, Stephen Millington, Chris Bede, Rob Barklamb, Andy Nicholls, Ray O'hara, Linda Walker and Libby Burns have all walked, climbed & bagged Wandope.
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