Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite

Superb view of Borrowdale


Route outline for walk c189:

Rosthwaite  -  Stonethwaite  -  Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk  -  Stonethwaite Beck  -  Galleny Force  -  The Cumbria Way  -  Langstrath Beck  -  Eagle Crag  -  Sergeant's Crag  -  High Raise (Langdale)  -  Low White Stones  -  Greenup Edge  -  Lining Crag  -  Greenup Gill  -  Stonethwaite Beck  -  Stonethwaite  -  Rosthwaite




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Raise (Langdale) at 762m (2501ft). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (65th highest in England, 111th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 57). High Raise (Langdale) is also known as an English Nuttall (79th highest in England, 135th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK). The summit of High Raise (Langdale) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Low White Stones at 733m (2406ft). Low White Stones is known as an English Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Sergeant's Crag at 571m (1874ft). Sergeant's Crag is classified as an Wainwright (No. 140). Sergeant's Crag is also known as an English Dewey (40th highest in England, 89th in England & Wales)

Along the way you will also bag:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk, a 306km (190 miles) linear footpath connecting St Bees in Cumbria, England with Robin Hood's Bay in North Yorkshire, England. Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk is waymarked by the occasional sign. For more walks that include a section of this trail see Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite

In no particular order . . .

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Glaramara and The Borrowdale Fells from Langstrath Beck

Glaramara and The Borrowdale Fells from Langstrath Beck

Photo: David Swales (3)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Climbing Lining Crag towards Greenup Edge

Climbing Lining Crag towards Greenup Edge

Photo: Christine Shepherd (46)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (497)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Photo: Alan Wainwright (234)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Langstrath Beck in Langstrath

Langstrath Beck in Langstrath

Photo: John Antrobus (27)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - A beck in spate entering Greenup Gill

A beck in spate entering Greenup Gill

Photo: Marcel Bannon (2)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Stonethwaite Valley from Sergeant's Crag

Stonethwaite Valley from Sergeant's Crag

Photo: David Hayter (15)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Rosthwaite Fell from Sergeant's Crag summit

Rosthwaite Fell from Sergeant's Crag summit

Photo: Marcel Bannon (10)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Langstrath and Eagle Crag (right)

Langstrath and Eagle Crag (right)

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (7)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Photo: Tony Price (4)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Langdale

Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Langdale

Photo: Pauline Mealor (1)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Photo: Alan Wainwright (215)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (47)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Tim Hope (33)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - King's How from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

King's How from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Photo: Stephen Collins (66)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - On Sergeant's Crag

On Sergeant's Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (8)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Grange Fell (Brund Fell) from near Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Photo: Stephen Collins (65)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

Photo: David Hayter (11)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Eagle Crag summit slab

Eagle Crag summit slab

Photo: Marcel Bannon (6)

Walk c189 High Raise from Rosthwaite - Langstrath Beck

Langstrath Beck

Photo: Andy Malcolm (111)


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