Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green

Superb ridge walk with great views


Route outline for walk c196:

Lanthwaite Green  -  Liza Beck  -  Whin Ben  -  Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top)  -  Whiteside (Crummock)  -  Gasgale Crags  -  Hopegill Head  -  Sand Hill  -  Coledale Hause  -  Grasmoor  -  Wandope  -  Whiteless Edge  -  Whiteless Pike  -  Whiteless Breast  -  Low Bank  -  Rannerdale Knotts  -  Crummock Water  -  Hause Point  -  Lanthwaite Green




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
5
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
7
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Grasmoor at 851m (2794ft). Grasmoor is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (23rd highest in England, 47th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 20). Grasmoor is also known as an English Nuttall (28th highest in England, 55th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (9th highest in England, 313th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Wandope at 773m (2539ft). Wandope is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (57th highest in England, 99th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 51). Wandope is also known as an English Nuttall (71st highest in England, 123rd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Hopegill Head at 770m (2525ft). Hopegill Head is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (60th highest in England, 104th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 52). Hopegill Head is also known as an English Nuttall (74th highest in England, 128th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green

In no particular order . . .

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Whiteless Pike from above Wandope

Whiteless Pike from above Wandope

Photo: William Ringwood (57)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Snow on Barrow and Outerside from Coledale Hause

Snow on Barrow and Outerside from Coledale Hause

Photo: Mike Knipe (218)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - A field of bluebells below Rannerdale Knotts

A field of bluebells below Rannerdale Knotts

Photo: Christine Shepherd (658)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Crummock Water and Low Ling Crag - with Rannerdale Knotts (left), Fleetwith Pike (centre) and The High Stile Ridge (right)

Crummock Water and Low Ling Crag - with Rannerdale Knotts (left), Fleetwith Pike (centre) and The High Stile Ridge (right)

Photo: Alex Malcolm (25)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Bluebells on Rannerdale Knotts with Grasmoor beyond

Bluebells on Rannerdale Knotts with Grasmoor beyond

Photo: Andy Malcolm (55)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Mellbreak (left) and Mellbreak (North Top) (right) from Lanthwaite Green

Mellbreak (left) and Mellbreak (North Top) (right) from Lanthwaite Green

Photo: Richard Leonard (3)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Looking across the bluebells and Crummock Water towards Mellbreak from Rannerdale Knotts

Looking across the bluebells and Crummock Water towards Mellbreak from Rannerdale Knotts

Photo: Andy Malcolm (53)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Looking down over Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts to Crummock Water from Wandope

Looking down over Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts to Crummock Water from Wandope

Photo: Christine Shepherd (660)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Whin Ben (centre) and the Whiteside Ridge from Lanthwaite Green

Whin Ben (centre) and the Whiteside Ridge from Lanthwaite Green

Photo: Christine Shepherd (656)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Hopegill Head and Grisedale Pike from Wandope

Hopegill Head and Grisedale Pike from Wandope

Photo: David Hayter (51)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Rannerdale Knotts summit

Rannerdale Knotts summit

Photo: David Hayter (139)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Whiteside (Crummock) from Hopegill Head

Whiteside (Crummock) from Hopegill Head

Photo: Christine Shepherd (68)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Whiteless Pike from Wandope

Whiteless Pike from Wandope

Photo: David Hayter (50)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - Rannerdale Knotts from Crummock Water

Rannerdale Knotts from Crummock Water

Photo: Joy Jacobson (1)

Walk c196 Grasmoor and Rannerdale Knotts from Lanthwaite Green - The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike

The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (290)


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