Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere

Good ridge walk above Grasmere


Route outline for walk c144:

Grasmere  -  Sour Milk Gill  -  Sourmilk Gill Falls  -  Tarn Crag (Easedale)  -  Sergeant Man  -  Blea Rigg  -  Great Castle How  -  Little Castle How  -  Raw Pike  -  Swinescar Pike  -  Lang How  -  Silver How  -  Spedding Crag  -  Dow Bank  -  Huntingstile Crag  -  Grasmere



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Dove Cottage in Grasmere was William Wordsworth's home between1799 and 1813.

William Wordsworth is buried in St Oswald's Church in Grasmere.


Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
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Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
2
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Sergeant Man at 736m (2416ft). Sergeant Man is classified as an Wainwright (No. 69).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Tarn Crag (Easedale) at 550m (1805ft). Tarn Crag (Easedale) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 149).

You will also reach the summit of Blea Rigg at 541m (1776ft). Blea Rigg is classified as an Wainwright (No. 152).

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere

In no particular order . . .

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere from Silver How

Grasmere from Silver How

Photo: Glynn Trueman (25)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *Stickle Tarn, Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from near Blea Rigg

*Stickle Tarn, Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from near Blea Rigg

Photo: Andy Malcolm (48)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *Fairfield, Grasmere, Windermere and Coniston Water Sergeant Man

*Fairfield, Grasmere, Windermere and Coniston Water Sergeant Man

Photo: Wayne Hill (65)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - A misty Blea Crag on the descent down from Blea Rigg

A misty Blea Crag on the descent down from Blea Rigg

Photo: Andy Malcolm (118)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere from Helm Crag

Grasmere from Helm Crag

Photo: Wayne Hill (61)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sergeant Man

Sergeant Man

Photo: Andy Malcolm (43)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere Church

Grasmere Church

Photo: Stuart Richardson (11)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Swinescar Pike and Grasmere from Great Castle How

Swinescar Pike and Grasmere from Great Castle How

Photo: David Hayter (388)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sunburst on Great Langdale from near Blea Rigg

Sunburst on Great Langdale from near Blea Rigg

Photo: Andy Malcolm (46)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *Lakeland panorama featuring a snow-topped Helvellyn (centre left) and Fairfield (centre right) from above Grasmere

*Lakeland panorama featuring a snow-topped Helvellyn (centre left) and Fairfield (centre right) from above Grasmere

Photo: Simon Barnett (34)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Stickle Tarn from near Blea Rigg

Stickle Tarn from near Blea Rigg

Photo: Andy Malcolm (45)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere

Grasmere

Photo: Kevin Smith (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Megs Gill from Silver How

Megs Gill from Silver How

Photo: David Connolly (9)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Easedale from the summit of Sergeant Man

Easedale from the summit of Sergeant Man

Photo: Simon Barnett (30)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *The Coniston Fells, The Langdale Pikes, High Raise, The Helvellyn Ridge, Fairfield, Seat Sandal, Great Rigg, Heron Pike and finally Loughrigg Fell from Lang How

*The Coniston Fells, The Langdale Pikes, High Raise, The Helvellyn Ridge, Fairfield, Seat Sandal, Great Rigg, Heron Pike and finally Loughrigg Fell from Lang How

Photo: David Connolly (6)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Blea Rigg summit cairn

Blea Rigg summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (462)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere from Silver How

Grasmere from Silver How

Photo: David Hayter (394)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Autumn in Grasmere Village

Autumn in Grasmere Village

Photo: Linda Royston (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Me on the summit of Blea Rigg

Me on the summit of Blea Rigg

Photo: Christine Shepherd (511)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere Lake

Grasmere Lake

Photo: Bryan Auty (4)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Pavey Ark and Langdale Pikes from Silver How

Pavey Ark and Langdale Pikes from Silver How

Photo: David Baines (13)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Lang How from (nr) Silver How

Lang How from (nr) Silver How

Photo: David Connolly (4)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Great Langdale from Silver How

Great Langdale from Silver How

Photo: David Connolly (10)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere shore

Grasmere shore

Photo: David Hayter (408)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Lang How from (nr) Silver How

Lang How from (nr) Silver How

Photo: David Connolly (3)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere Lake, Loughrigg and Windermere in the distance from Silver How

Grasmere Lake, Loughrigg and Windermere in the distance from Silver How

Photo: David Baines (15)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere Shore

Grasmere Shore

Photo: David Hayter (409)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Snowdrops emerging in Grasmere - spring is on the way!

Snowdrops emerging in Grasmere - spring is on the way!

Photo: Mike Knipe (214)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere

Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (263)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Fishing Boat on Grasmere

Fishing Boat on Grasmere

Photo: David Hayter (407)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *The view from Sergeant Man featuring Blea Rigg (centre left), Lingmoor Fell (centre distance), Stickle Tarn (partially hidden) and Pavey Ark with Harrison Stickle beyond (The Langdale Pikes) (centre right)

*The view from Sergeant Man featuring Blea Rigg (centre left), Lingmoor Fell (centre distance), Stickle Tarn (partially hidden) and Pavey Ark with Harrison Stickle beyond (The Langdale Pikes) (centre right)

Photo: Tim Hope (29)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sour Milk Gill Falls

Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: David Hayter (270)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Dow Bank Tarn

Dow Bank Tarn

Photo: David Connolly (13)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Dunmail Raise and Grasmere Village in the valley with Helvellyn (left), Fairfield (centre) and Seat Scandal, Great Rigg and Heron Pike beyond from Lang How

Dunmail Raise and Grasmere Village in the valley with Helvellyn (left), Fairfield (centre) and Seat Scandal, Great Rigg and Heron Pike beyond from Lang How

Photo: David Connolly (5)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Dove Cottage near Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (262)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Autumn colours near Grasmere

Autumn colours near Grasmere

Photo: David Connolly (14)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - The southern end of Grasmere

The southern end of Grasmere

Photo: David Wright (266)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - The Langdale Pikes with Wetherlam and Swirl How in the distance from Sergeant Man summit

The Langdale Pikes with Wetherlam and Swirl How in the distance from Sergeant Man summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (33)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Tarn Crag (Easedale) Summit

Tarn Crag (Easedale) Summit

Photo: David Hayter (265)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Tarn Crag (Easedale) from Easedale

Tarn Crag (Easedale) from Easedale

Photo: David Hayter (271)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Wordsworth's Grave in Grasmere Church Graveyard

Wordsworth's Grave in Grasmere Church Graveyard

Photo: Stuart Richardson (12)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Harrison Stickle and the Langdale Pikes from Blea Rigg in the snow

Harrison Stickle and the Langdale Pikes from Blea Rigg in the snow

Photo: Peter Harrison (17)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Towards Blea Rigg from Tarn Crag (Easedale)

Towards Blea Rigg from Tarn Crag (Easedale)

Photo: David Hayter (266)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sergeant Man summit

Sergeant Man summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (31)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - The Coniston Range from Great Castle How

The Coniston Range from Great Castle How

Photo: David Hayter (393)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - At top of Tarn Crag

At top of Tarn Crag

Photo: Jane Higson (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Clouds over the Langdale Pikes from near Sergeant Man

Clouds over the Langdale Pikes from near Sergeant Man

Photo: David Hayter (264)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Me on the summit of Sergeant Man

Me on the summit of Sergeant Man

Photo: Christine Shepherd (489)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Easedale Tarn from Tarn Crag (Easedale)

Easedale Tarn from Tarn Crag (Easedale)

Photo: David Hayter (268)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Lorna Auty on the shore of Grasmere

Photo: Bryan Auty (2)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - On Silver How above Grasmere

On Silver How above Grasmere

Photo: Gillian Lauder (3)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Seat Sandal towering above Grasmere

Photo: Edward Felstead (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sergeant Man Summit

Sergeant Man Summit

Photo: David Hayter (263)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Lang How Tarn from Lang How

Lang How Tarn from Lang How

Photo: David Connolly (7)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Looking across an unnamed tarn below Great Castle How to Wetherlam and the Furness Fells

Looking across an unnamed tarn below Great Castle How to Wetherlam and the Furness Fells

Photo: Andy Malcolm (41)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Snow moving in on Blea Rigg

Snow moving in on Blea Rigg

Photo: Peter Harrison (16)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Helm Crag & Steel Fell (left), Grasmere Village & Dunmail Raise (centre) and Seat Sandal (right) beautifully reflected in Grasmere

Photo: David Hayter (415)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere from the west shore

Grasmere from the west shore

Photo: Linda Royston (2)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Helm Crag from Grasmere

Helm Crag from Grasmere

Photo: David Connolly (2)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sour Milk Gill Falls

Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: David Hayter (390)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Seat Sandal with Fairfield beyond from Grasmere

Seat Sandal with Fairfield beyond from Grasmere

Photo: David Connolly (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Loughrigg from the slopes of Silver How

Loughrigg from the slopes of Silver How

Photo: David Hayter (392)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Me beside a very wet Silver How Summit cairn

Me beside a very wet Silver How Summit cairn

Photo: David Baines (14)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Grasmere Lake

Grasmere Lake

Photo: Linda Royston (4)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Easedale from Sour Milk Gill

Easedale from Sour Milk Gill

Photo: David Hayter (269)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Pavey Ark and-Harrison Stickle from Silver How

Pavey Ark and-Harrison Stickle from Silver How

Photo: David Hayter (391)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Looking up Great Langdale from near Swinescar Pike

Looking up Great Langdale from near Swinescar Pike

Photo: Andy Malcolm (42)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *Codale Tarn (left) and Easedale Tarn from the Blea Rigg ridge with Helvellyn (left), Seat Sandal (centre) and Fairfield (right) on the horizon

*Codale Tarn (left) and Easedale Tarn from the Blea Rigg ridge with Helvellyn (left), Seat Sandal (centre) and Fairfield (right) on the horizon

Photo: Tim Hope (26)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - *Grasmere  Village and Grasmere from Silver How

*Grasmere Village and Grasmere from Silver How

Photo: David Connolly (8)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Great Langdale from Dow Bank

Great Langdale from Dow Bank

Photo: David Connolly (11)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Looking 0ver Sour Milk Gill Falls

Photo: Wayne Hill (62)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Dow Bank Tarn

Dow Bank Tarn

Photo: David Connolly (12)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Pavey Ark, Stickle Tarn & Harrison Stickle from nr Blea Rigg

Pavey Ark, Stickle Tarn & Harrison Stickle from nr Blea Rigg

Photo: Robbie Breadner (1)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - On Sergeant Man

On Sergeant Man

Photo: Kurt Elliott (4)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Stickle Tarn, Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from near Blea Rigg

Stickle Tarn, Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from near Blea Rigg

Photo: Andy Malcolm (44)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sergeant Man

Sergeant Man

Photo: Mike Jennings (8)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - The view from Sergeant Man featuring Blea Rigg (centre left),Lingmoor Fell (distance centre), Stickle Tarn (partially hidden) and the shoulder of Pavey Ark (The Langdale Pikes) (right)

The view from Sergeant Man featuring Blea Rigg (centre left),Lingmoor Fell (distance centre), Stickle Tarn (partially hidden) and the shoulder of Pavey Ark (The Langdale Pikes) (right)

Photo: Tim Hope (30)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Approaching the summit of Sergeant Man

Approaching the summit of Sergeant Man

Photo: Tim Hope (28)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Deep Slack and Codale Head (right) from Sergeant Man summit

Deep Slack and Codale Head (right) from Sergeant Man summit

Photo: Simon Barnett (32)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Tarn Crag (Easedale) Summit Cairn

Tarn Crag (Easedale) Summit Cairn

Photo: David Hayter (267)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Autumn leaves in Grasmere

Photo: Linda Royston (3)

Walk c144 Sergeant Man from Grasmere - Sour Milk Gill

Sour Milk Gill

Photo: David Hayter (389)


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