Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale

Great high level route with an easy scramble


Route outline for walk c181:

Patterdale  -  Grisedale Bridge  -  Ruthwaite Lodge  -  The Tongue  -  Dollywaggon Pike  -  Seat Sandal  -  Grisedale Tarn  -  Deepdale Hause  -  St Sunday Crag  -  Birks  -  Patterdale




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Dollywaggon Pike at 858m (2816ft). Dollywaggon Pike is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (21st highest in England, 44th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 18). Dollywaggon Pike is also known as an English Nuttall (25th highest in England, 51st highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of St Sunday Crag at 841m (2760ft). St Sunday Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (27th highest in England, 53rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 22). St Sunday Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (33rd highest in England, 61st highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (10th highest in England, 328th highest in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Seat Sandal at 736m (2417ft). Seat Sandal is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (75th highest in England, 130th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 68). Seat Sandal is also known as an English Nuttall (94th highest in England, 161st highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (24th highest in England, 512th highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale

In no particular order . . .

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn, St Sunday Crag and the shoulder of Fairfield from Seat Sandal

Grisedale Tarn, St Sunday Crag and the shoulder of Fairfield from Seat Sandal

Photo: Andy Malcolm (6)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn from Dollywaggon Pike

Grisedale Tarn from Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Alan Wainwright (48)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale from Seat Sandal

Grisedale from Seat Sandal

Photo: David Hayter (314)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag from Patterdale

St Sunday Crag from Patterdale

Photo: Alan Wainwright (2)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale -  Dollywaggon Pike summit cairn

Dollywaggon Pike summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (45)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Looking down Grisdale from Dollywaggon Pike with St Sunday Crag on the right and Ullswater in the distance

Looking down Grisdale from Dollywaggon Pike with St Sunday Crag on the right and Ullswater in the distance

Photo: Wayne Hill (81)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag shrouded in cloud from Dollywaggon Pike

St Sunday Crag shrouded in cloud from Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Dean Richardson (16)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow

A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow

Photo: Peter Dryden (22)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Patterdale Church

Patterdale Church

Photo: Alan Wainwright (1)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Seat Sandal summit

Seat Sandal summit

Photo: David Hayter (311)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn in the snow with St Sunday Crag (centre left) and Fairfield (right)

Grisedale Tarn in the snow with St Sunday Crag (centre left) and Fairfield (right)

Photo: John Andelin (1)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale -  On Dollywaggon Pike summit

On Dollywaggon Pike summit

Photo: Alan Wainwright (47)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - The summit cairn on Dollywaggon Pike

The summit cairn on Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (520)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag Summit

St Sunday Crag Summit

Photo: David Hayter (400)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale with St Sunday Crag (right) from the outflow of Grisedale Tarn

Grisedale with St Sunday Crag (right) from the outflow of Grisedale Tarn

Photo: Ian Gaylard (10)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisdale Tarn

Grisdale Tarn

Photo: Liz Stanley (2)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Birks summit cairn

Birks summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (55)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Arnison Crag from Birks

Arnison Crag from Birks

Photo: David Hayter (398)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale from Deepdale Hause

Grisedale from Deepdale Hause

Photo: Alan Wainwright (50)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn

Grisedale Tarn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (37)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn

Grisedale Tarn

Photo: Tony Higgs (23)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn with St Sunday Crag (centre left) and Fairfield (right)

Grisedale Tarn with St Sunday Crag (centre left) and Fairfield (right)

Photo: Tony Higgs (22)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Hartsop above How, Hart Crag and Fairfield from Deepdale Hause

Hartsop above How, Hart Crag and Fairfield from Deepdale Hause

Photo: Alan Wainwright (52)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn from Brothers' Parting Stone

Grisedale Tarn from Brothers' Parting Stone

Photo: Alan Wainwright (49)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Ullswater and Patterdale from Birks

Ullswater and Patterdale from Birks

Photo: Alan Wainwright (56)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - The cairn on Deepdale Hause

The cairn on Deepdale Hause

Photo: Alan Wainwright (51)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow

A frozen Grisedale Tarn from the lower slopes of Dollywaggon Pike in the snow

Photo: Peter Dryden (23)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag summit cairn

St Sunday Crag summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (53)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Fairfield from Dollywaggon Pike

Fairfield from Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Alan Wainwright (44)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Snow on St Sunday Crag as the mist clears

Snow on St Sunday Crag as the mist clears

Photo: Gerry Ball (53)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Path towards Mill Bridge from Seat Sandal

Path towards Mill Bridge from Seat Sandal

Photo: David Hayter (310)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - The flat cairn on the summit of Birks

The flat cairn on the summit of Birks

Photo: Christine Shepherd (527)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Dollywaggon Pike (right) with The Langdale Pikes (mid distance) and Bow Fell (Bowfell) and
Scafell Pike (far distance) from St Sunday Crag

Dollywaggon Pike (right) with The Langdale Pikes (mid distance) and Bow Fell (Bowfell) and Scafell Pike (far distance) from St Sunday Crag

Photo: Rob Barklamb (2)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Ullswater from (just below) Birks

Ullswater from (just below) Birks

Photo: Andy Malcolm (8)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale -  Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and High Crag from Dollywaggon Pike

Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike and High Crag from Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Alan Wainwright (46)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag from Birks

St Sunday Crag from Birks

Photo: Gerry Ball (52)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Ullswater from St Sunday Crag

Ullswater from St Sunday Crag

Photo: Alan Wainwright (54)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Me on the left, looking towards Ullswater & St Sunday Crag (right) from a very snowy Seat Sandal

Me on the left, looking towards Ullswater & St Sunday Crag (right) from a very snowy Seat Sandal

Photo: Rob Barklamb (57)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - St Sunday Crag (left), Fairfield (right) and Grisedale Hause from Seat Sandal

St Sunday Crag (left), Fairfield (right) and Grisedale Hause from Seat Sandal

Photo: David Hayter (312)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Ruthwaite Lodge (Climbing Hut), upper Grisedale with Fairfield in the background

Ruthwaite Lodge (Climbing Hut), upper Grisedale with Fairfield in the background

Photo: Ian Gaylard (11)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Nethermost Pike from Dollywaggon Pike

Nethermost Pike from Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Dean Richardson (14)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - On Dollywaggon Pike

On Dollywaggon Pike

Photo: Gerry Ball (50)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Grisedale Tarn from Seat Sandal

Grisedale Tarn from Seat Sandal

Photo: David Hayter (313)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Birkhouse Moor (left), St Sunday Crag (right) and Place Fell (centre) from near Grisedale Tarn

Birkhouse Moor (left), St Sunday Crag (right) and Place Fell (centre) from near Grisedale Tarn

Photo: Dean Richardson (17)

Walk c181 Dollywaggon Pike and Seat Sandal from Patterdale - Place Fell from Patterdale

Place Fell from Patterdale

Photo: Alan Wainwright (3)


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