Walk c200 Carrock Fell, High Pike (Caldbeck) and Great Calva from Mosedale

Superb views away from the crowds


Route outline for walk c200:

- Mosedale (Mungrisdale)  -   Carrock Fell  -   Round Knott  -   Miton Hill  -   Hare Stones  -   High Pike (Caldbeck)  -   Hare Stones  -   Great Lingy Hill  -   Lingy Hut  -   Little Lingy Hill  -   Knott (Uldale Fells)  -   Little Calva  -   Great Calva  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Grainsgill Beck  -   River Caldew  -   Swineside  -   Mosedale (Mungrisdale).




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
English
Mountains
Wainwright
4
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
7
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Knott (Uldale Fells) at 710m (2330ft). Knott (Uldale Fells) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (93rd highest in England, 158th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 83). Knott (Uldale Fells) is also known as an English Nuttall (117th in England, 199th in England & Wales). Knott (Uldale Fells) is classified as a Marilyn (28th highest in England, 562nd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Great Calva, 690m (2264ft). Great Calva is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (110th highest in England, 183rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 95). Great Calva is also known as an English Nuttall (145th in England, 237th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Carrock Fell, 660m (2166ft). Carrock Fell is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (135th highest in England, 234th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 106). Carrock Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (182nd in England, 310th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag High Pike (Caldbeck), 658m (2160ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (136th Eng, 237th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 107) and an English Nuttall (183rd Eng, 315th Eng & Wal); Little Calva 642m (2107ft) - an English Nuttall (200th Eng, 346th Eng & Wal); Hare Stones 627m (2057ft) - an English Nuttall (222nd Eng, 385th Eng & Wal) and Great Lingy Hill 616m (2022ft) - an English Nuttall (242nd Eng, 420th Eng & Wal).


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 OL4 & OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c200 Carrock Fell, High Pike (Caldbeck) and Great Calva from Mosedale

In no particular order . . .

Barn below Brockle Crag

Barn below Brockle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (37)

The cairn and bench on the summit of High Pike (Caldbeck)

The cairn and bench on the summit of High Pike (Caldbeck)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (521)

The Lost Valley of Glen Coe from Lost Valley Buttress, Bealach Dearg

The Lost Valley of Glen Coe from Lost Valley Buttress, Bealach Dearg

Photo: Chris Haselden (52)

Lingy Hut (Bothy) with Mosedale beyond

Lingy Hut (Bothy) with Mosedale beyond

Photo: Dave Richards (4)

Kidsty Pike summit cairn

Kidsty Pike summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (460)

Carrock Fell

Carrock Fell

Photo: David Hayter (194)

Skiddaw from Great Calva

Skiddaw from Great Calva

Photo: David Hayter (34)

Clouds gathering over Birker Fell & Harter Crag (Eskdale) from Eskdale

Clouds gathering over Birker Fell & Harter Crag (Eskdale) from Eskdale

Photo: David Hayter (197)

Stone Ends from the Rake Trod path on Carrock Fell

Stone Ends from the Rake Trod path on Carrock Fell

Photo: David Hayter (196)

Carrock Fell summit cairn

Carrock Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (459)


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