Walk c147 Little Langdale and Great Langdale from Elterwater

Superb valley walk through two famous dales


Route outline for walk c147:

Elterwater  -  Elterwater Bridge  -  Little Langdale  -  Little Langdale Tarn  -  Bridge End  -  Fell Foot Bridge  -  Castle Howe  -  Blea Tarn (Langdale)  -  Great Langdale  -  Oak Howe  -  Chapel Stile  -  Elterwater.



This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL6 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c147 Little Langdale and Great Langdale from Elterwater

In no particular order . . .

The last rays on sunshine on The Langdale Pikes across a frozen Blea Tarn (Langdale)

The last rays on sunshine on The Langdale Pikes across a frozen Blea Tarn (Langdale)

Photo: Simon Barnett (66)

Near Little Langdale Tarn

Near Little Langdale Tarn

Photo: David Wright (76)

Mickelden Beck flowing through Great Langdale with the lowers slopes of the Landale pikes (left) and Side Pike (right)

Mickelden Beck flowing through Great Langdale with the lowers slopes of the Landale pikes (left) and Side Pike (right)

Photo: John Holt (4)

Knott Head above Little Langdale Tarn from near Slater Bridge Bridge, Little Langdale

Knott Head above Little Langdale Tarn from near Slater Bridge Bridge, Little Langdale

Photo: Ian Gaylard (13)

*Crinkle Crags featuring Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott & Crinkle Crags (South Top) (left), Bow Fell (Bowfell) (centre) and The Langdale Pikes (right) from Great Langdale

*Crinkle Crags featuring Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott & Crinkle Crags (South Top) (left), Bow Fell (Bowfell) (centre) and The Langdale Pikes (right) from Great Langdale

Photo: Wayne Hill (26)

Snow on Wrynose Fell from near Blea Tarn (Langdale)

Snow on Wrynose Fell from near Blea Tarn (Langdale)

Photo: Simon Barnett (62)

February frosts around Elterwater

February frosts around Elterwater

Photo: John Holt (10)

Crinkle Crags (Crinkle, Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Crinkle Crags (Gunson Knott), Shelter Crags & Shelter Crags (North Top)) and the Eastern shoulder of The Band from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Crinkle Crags (Crinkle, Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Crinkle Crags (Gunson Knott), Shelter Crags & Shelter Crags (North Top)) and the Eastern shoulder of The Band from The Old Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (214)

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (123)

Wetherlam from Little Langdale

Wetherlam from Little Langdale

Photo: David Wright (75)


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