The Eastern Fells, The Lake District, Cumbria, England
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Stephen Eddy walked up on October 7th, 2021 [from/via/route] Red Moss [with] Mike Woodhouse, Tony Harris, Martin Bayliss [weather] Heavy rain, wind
Richard Marchant climbed on September 16th, 2021 [from/via/route] I parked the car in St John's in the Vale & ascended Clough Head first via Wanthaite Bank from here carried on South along the ridge taking in Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd then down to Sticks Pass & up to Raise from here I back tracked down to Sticks Pass. I proceeded down to Stybeck Farm along the A591 & ascended High Rigg on the way back to the car. [with] By Myself. [weather] Light Cloud with a light Breeze to start with, then late morning the clouds broke & blessed with Sunny intervals - 6 Wainwrights Bagged today making my total to date climbed to 107 I have reached the halfway point today.
Jeremy Torrance bagged on March 25th, 2016 [with] Duncan and Sherlock
Richard Marshall hiked on June 6th, 2021 [from/via/route] Deepdale Round [with] Steve and Roxy [weather] Cloudy/Sunny warm
Graham Coules summited on April 25th, 2021 [from/via/route] Red Moss [with] Dale [weather] Sunny - Steady climbs
Michael Nolan conquered on June 16th, 2017 [weather] Brilliant bright day!
Angela Haworth scaled on March 29th, 2006 [from/via/route] Sticks Pass - Brown Crag - Lower Man - Helvellyn - White Side - Raise- Stybarrow Dodd- Watsons Dodd- Sticks Pass [with] companion [weather] Dry
Claire Kirk walked up on October 17th, 2020 [from/via/route] Red Moss Car Park [with] Phil [weather] Very cloudy. Cold & windy to start
Clare Tait climbed on September 26th, 2020 [from/via/route] Parked at the base of sticks Pass & walked down to Thirlspot. The route we chose along the gill was a bad choice. Very boggy & then disappeared. Another better route exists further south. Still, made it up Whiteside. A fantastic walk along to Raise, Stybarrow Dodd & Watson's Dodd. Good walking despite strong winds. [with] Charlie [weather] Sunshine but a very cold wind blasting in our faces most of the way. Everyone in woolly hats today. - No 56 Wainwright!
Angela Moroney bagged on September 14th, 2017 [from/via/route] glen ridding [with] PHIL et al
Christine Shepherd hiked on October 1st, 2006 [from/via/route] Dockray using walk c146 Climbed again from the same place using walk c239 [with] On my own [weather] Bright Autumn sunshine - Climbed again in glorious sunshine, 31.07.20
Stephen Batson summited on September 14th, 2019 [from/via/route] High Row [with] Clare [weather] Sunny intervals
Jill Dean conquered on November 9th, 2019 [from/via/route] Dockray - with grez & dexter [with] Grez & dexter [weather] Fine but cold - Stayed at the royal at dockray
Andrew Johnson scaled on October 2nd, 2019 [from/via/route] Bramcrag quarry. Car left in Grasmere. Bus to Thirlmere dam road then bike to Bramcrag quarry, [weather] Sunny weather
Kevin Foster walked up on June 27th, 2019 [from/via/route] Stybarrow Dodd. [with] Henry. [weather] Sunny, very hot (Factor 50 sun screen essential). - Report to follow.
Craig Steeland climbed on May 16th, 2019 [from/via/route] From car park near Dockray [with] With Sue [weather] Sunny, warm & dry
Nick Dobson bagged on September 29th, 2018 [from/via/route] High Row, Dockray & over Great Dodd which we had previously completed with Clough Head on 19/ [with] Margaret, & Ralph [weather] overcast with occasional showers, but sunny spells as the afternoon came round. - continued on to Stybarrow Dodd & Hart Side
John Tippins hiked on April 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] Legburthwaite [with] Kevin O'Hare [weather] Very sunny, mild & still. - Did it again on 24.10.18 as part of c239 (go4awalk.com).
John Bryers has summited [from/via/route] Parked at Smaithwaite bridge walked ridge to top of High Rigg, down into St Johns church & across road up old coach road, through old quarry onto fell & up to top of Clough Head & along ridge to top of Great Dodd. Very, very windy & in cloud. Stopped in shelter, south of summit for a quick lunch & on to cairn that is Watsons Dodd. [with] With Mya my faithful 11 year old Patterdale Terrier. [weather] Started out OK, but soon wind & rain became the norm! Ended up wet through after completing the St Johns Vale skyline
Andrew Peate conquered on August 7th, 2018 [from/via/route] From High Row car park along Old Coach Road using walk c239 [weather] Cloudy & misty to summit. Clear, sunny, hot later.
Tracey Cowell scaled on July 22nd, 2018 [with] Andrew Foster/ Billy Foster
Claire Oliver has walked up [from/via/route] Start from parking area by the New Road/Dockray/Dowthwaite Head junction at the Matterdale End of the Old Coach Rd GR 380218 [with] Storm and I [weather] Bright sunny conditions
Christina Lander climbed on June 4th, 2018 [from/via/route] High Row, Dockray - White Pike - Clough Head - Calfhow Pike - Great Dodd - Watson's Dodd - Stybarrow Dodd - Green Side - Hart Side - Birkett Fell - Dowthwaitehead - High Row [with] Dick [weather] Dry day & very still with mist on the tops most of the day
Simon Myerscough bagged on January 22nd, 2006 [from/via/route] C239 [weather] Cold, 3 hours of dense cloud, long day! - disorientated at times!
Simon Boddy hiked on October 8th, 2017 [from/via/route] Red Moss [with] My girlfriend [weather] Sunny
Iain Jones summited on August 5th, 2017 [from/via/route] Kirkstone Pass (The Wainwright 60 - Day 3 (Helvellyn)) [with] Graeme High
Mark Davidson conquered on December 14th, 2003 [with] MK [weather] Bit crap - mist on the tops - mind you it was December
Chris Sheard scaled on May 2nd, 2014 [from/via/route] SW from GD [with] George [weather] Weather fine but later cool wind - Worth another go - great views
Leon Harvey walked up on October 28th, 2016 [with] Solo
Richard Annett climbed on October 22nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Dockray [with] Euan McConnell [weather] Misty & Damp
Paul Macey bagged on August 21st, 2016 [from/via/route] Clough Head to Raise
John Walter hiked on March 22nd, 2016 [with] With Tricia
Elaine Evans summited on June 23rd, 2016 [from/via/route] From Legburthwaite ascended to Sticks Pass & Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Hart Side, Green Side & back to Sticks Pass. [with] Sue [weather] Beautiful sunny, clear day with a gentle breeze - Circular walk from Sticks Pass. Fairly steep ascent & descent at start & end of walk.
Colin Egan conquered on April 21st, 2016 [from/via/route] Continuation from Great Dodd [with] My wife Faith [weather] Sunny & warm, light winds
David Watson scaled on March 22nd, 2016 [from/via/route] Walk: c239 with slight variation on approach to Clough Head as per Walk 30 - High Level & Fell Walks. [weather] Cloudy with mist on the higher tops but otherwise fine.
Jon Mapp walked up on March 5th, 2016 [from/via/route] C239 [with] Suzzanné, Caroline and Robin [weather] Cold, Windy, Snow, Whiteout - At times on the walk we had total whiteout - scary - SatMap GPS got us round
Mike Jackson climbed on March 19th, 2016 [from/via/route] Dockray.. [with] Stevie Mac. [weather] Chilly but nice...
Philip Layton bagged on July 14th, 2006 [with] Karen, Karen & Steve
David Fearn hiked on August 20th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Dockray (Red Moss car park) walk c239 [with] Alone [weather] Cloudy but mist cleared at times to reveal good views - From Red Moss, via Clough Head, then bagged Watsons Dodd, then on to Great Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd & finally Hart Side
Steve Frank summited on July 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] Troutbeck
Derek Parkin conquered on July 26th, 2015 [from/via/route] Great Dodd [with] Lynn Parkin [weather] Rain
Joanne Mcgawley scaled on June 20th, 2015 [with] Rich [weather] Absolutely Soaking - 8 miles
Claire Lloyd walked up on April 16th, 2015 [from/via/route] From Stybarrow Dodd [with] Solo
Daniel Collins climbed on May 30th, 2015 [from/via/route] Dockray
Wayne Baxter bagged on April 5th, 2015 [from/via/route] Dockray, Clough Head, Watson Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Great Dodd, Dockray [with] Sue, Wendy & Trevor [weather] Very sunny & hot. A great day
David Noble hiked on October 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] Dockray [with] Jack [weather] Heavy rain & wind 60 mph gusts
John Almond summited on May 5th, 2014 [from/via/route] go4awalk c239 The Deepdale Round - from Red Moss, via Clough Head, Calfhow Pike & Great Dodd [weather] dry, some low cloud, windy
Keith Eastman conquered on June 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] c239
Clive Ward scaled on July 11th, 2014 [from/via/route] Car park west of Dockray. See Great Dodd for route. [with] On my own [weather] Perfect. See Great Dodd
Harry Meijer walked up on August 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] The Helvellyn Ridge Walk [with] The Lake District Walker
Kevin Parnham climbed on May 18th, 2014 [from/via/route] Great Dodd [with] Jo [weather] Warm & sunny but windy
Gill Watson bagged on May 6th, 2013 [with] Gill
Anthony Scott hiked on September 28th, 2013 [from/via/route] Red Moss car park [with] Anthony and Cookie [weather] Blue sky & warm
Dave Eyes summited on July 10th, 2011 [from/via/route] from Stybarrow Dodd [with] Southport Fellwalkers - Gerrys Walk [weather] cloudy - good views
Darren Mortimer conquered on August 25th, 2013 [from/via/route] Legburthwaite [with] Dermot Palmer [weather] Warm & sunny
Charlie Housley scaled on July 27th, 2013 [from/via/route] From Great Dodd via the ridge route. [with] Solo. [weather] Perfect walking weather; warm, light cloud & a cooling breeze.
Phillip Bulley walked up on July 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Sticks Pass, stybarrow dodd [with] Judith and Toby the dog [weather] Sunny & hot!
Michael Smith climbed on July 9th, 2013 [from/via/route] Dock ray [with] WKMW [weather] Hot
Christine Knowles bagged on April 30th, 2013 [from/via/route] Great Dodd [with] Graham [weather] Nice day
Dale Verrall hiked on May 5th, 2010 [from/via/route] Dock ray [weather] Nice day but windy
Iain Taylor summited on December 29th, 2010 [from/via/route] High Row (NY 38014 21885)
Paul Carmichael conquered on October 20th, 2012 [from/via/route] c239 The Deepdale Round [with] Richard Oldham [weather] typical Lakes weather
Mr Davison scaled during March, 2012 [from/via/route] minor road to troutbeck walk c146 the Dodds from Dockray [with] jenny davison
Tony Aspden walked up on July 4th, 2008 [from/via/route] Sticks Pass to Patterdale [with] Andy [weather] Rain clearing - Patterdale to Threlkeld 02/06/2009
Stuart Crane climbed on April 27th, 2007 [from/via/route] c124 Helvellyn Ridge from Thirlmere
Jane Wilkinson, Matthew Thomas, Jenny Godfrey, Mr M A Blanchard, Louise Sandwith, Jo Dixon, Jonathan Tobin, Teresa Lowery, David Butterfield, Alan Fowler, David Shaw, David Laws, Elaine Grayson, Steven Woodroffe, Patricia Dilley, Simon Duerden, Louis Smith, Paul Booth, Rod Cove, Linda Mckeogh, Trevor Williams, Tracey Cordes, John Cuthbert, Raymond Barnett, Stephen Millington, Jeanette Coward, Ray O'hara, Chris Bramley, Libby Burns and Rebecca Hardy have all walked, climbed & bagged Watson's Dodd.
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