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 . . .

Place Fell and Angletarn Pikes above Brothers Water from High Hartsop Dodd

Place Fell and Angletarn Pikes above Brothers Water from High Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Christine Shepherd (4)

Temperature Inversion seen from the summit of Helvellyn

Temperature Inversion seen from the summit of Helvellyn

Photo: Paul Johnson (20)

The Helvellyn Ridge featuring Dollywaggon Pike, Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge from Fairfield

The Helvellyn Ridge featuring Dollywaggon Pike, Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge from Fairfield

Photo: Mike Walker (334)

High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

Photo: David Hayter (59)

The summit cairn on Hartsop Dodd

The summit cairn on Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Christine Shepherd (513)

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (44)

Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield from Hartsop Dodd

Dove Crag, Hart Crag and Fairfield from Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Ivor Bennett (15)

Little Mell Fell summit Trig Point

Little Mell Fell summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (537)

Morecambe Bay from Red Screes

Morecambe Bay from Red Screes

Photo: David Hayter (64)

The Old Man of Coniston beyond Great Rigg from Fairfield

The Old Man of Coniston beyond Great Rigg from Fairfield

Photo: Timothy Towers (4)


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