Walk c162 Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor), Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water

Long high level route with one very steep climb


Route outline for walk c162:

- Cow Bridge Car Park  -   Brothers Water  -   Hartsop  -   Hartsop Dodd  -   Caudale Moor  -   Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)  -   Caudale Head  -   Pike How  -   St Raven's Edge  -   The Kirkstone Pass  -   Red Screes  -   Smallthwaite Band  -   Middle Dodd  -   Scandale Pass  -   Little Hart Crag  -   High Hartsop Dodd  -   Little Hart Crag  -   Scandale Head  -   Dove Crag  -   Hart Crag  -   Blake Brow  -   Hartsop Above How  -   Hoggill Brow  -   Gale Crag  -   Bleaberry Knott  -   Cockley How  -   Cow Bridge.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
9
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
6
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
3
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Hart Crag at 822m (2698ft). Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd highest in England, 63rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 27). Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (40th in England, 75th in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Dove Crag, 792m (2599ft). Dove Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th highest in England, 86th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 38). Dove Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (56th in England, 104th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Red Screes, 776m (2547ft). Red Screes is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (56th highest in England, 99th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 49). Red Screes is also known as an English Nuttall (68th in England, 120th in England & Wales). Red Screes is classified as a Marilyn (18th highest in England, 433rd highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor), 763m (2504ft) In Alfred Wainwright's 'Book Two - The Far Eastern Fells' the chapter for Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is entitled simply 'Caudale Moor'. - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (63rd Eng, 108th in Eng & Wal), a Wainwright (No. 55), an English Nuttall (77th Eng, 131st in England & Wales); Middle Dodd 654m (2146ft) - a Wainwright (No. 111); Little Hart Crag 637m (2091ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (154th Eng, 264th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 119) and an English Nuttall (206th Eng, 356th Eng & Wal); Hartsop Dodd 618m (2028ft) - a Wainwright (No. 126) and an English Nuttall (240th Eng, 417th Eng & Wal); St Raven's Edge 593m (1946ft) - an English Dewey (17th in Eng, 42nd Eng & Wal); St Raven's Edge 593m (1946ft) - an English Dewey (17th in Eng, 42nd Eng & Wal); St Raven's Edge 593m (1946ft) - an English Dewey (17th in Eng, 42nd Eng & Wal); Hartsop Above How 570m (1871ft) - a Wainwright (No. 141) and High Hartsop Dodd 519m (1703ft) - a Wainwright (No. 165).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL5 & OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c162 Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor), Red Screes and Hart Crag from Brothers Water

In no particular order . . .

Looking East to the snowy fell tops of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and High Street from the summit of Little Hart Crag

Looking East to the snowy fell tops of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and High Street from the summit of Little Hart Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (5)

Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield dominate the skyline beyond Brothers Water

Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield dominate the skyline beyond Brothers Water

Photo: Andy Malcolm (122)

The summit cairn on St Raven's Edge

The summit cairn on St Raven's Edge

Photo: Christine Shepherd (620)

The lower slopes of Hartsop Dodd (left), Caudale Head, The Kirkstone Pass and High Hartsop Dodd (right, behind the tree) reflected in Brothers Water in the snow

The lower slopes of Hartsop Dodd (left), Caudale Head, The Kirkstone Pass and High Hartsop Dodd (right, behind the tree) reflected in Brothers Water in the snow

Photo: Ray Bessant (2)

Fairfield from Hart Crag

Fairfield from Hart Crag

Photo: Peter Inglis (5)

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and Thornthwaite Crag from Hartsop

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and Thornthwaite Crag from Hartsop

Photo: Wayne Hill (73)

The view towards Patterdale from Hart Crag

The view towards Patterdale from Hart Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (117)

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) from Hartsop Dodd

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) from Hartsop Dodd

Photo: William Ringwood (60)

Brothers Water under mist with Angletarn Pikes and Place Fell beyond from the Kirkstone Pass

Brothers Water under mist with Angletarn Pikes and Place Fell beyond from the Kirkstone Pass

Photo: Gerry Ball (54)

Little Hart Crag from The Scandale Pass

Little Hart Crag from The Scandale Pass

Photo: Les Swindell (1)


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