Walk c204 The Longsleddale Horizon from Stockdale

Superb mountain walk


Route outline for walk c204:

Stockdale  -  Sadgill Bridge  -  Stockdale Beck  -  Great Howe  -  Grey Crag  -  Tarn Crag (Sleddale)  -  Sleddale Fell  -  Selside Brow  -  Branstree (Artlecrag Pike)  -  Gatescarth Pass  -  Harter Fell (Mardale)  -  Kentmere Pike  -  Goat Scar  -  Shipman Knotts  -  Wray Crag  -  Stockdale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
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 Harter Fell (Mardale) at 778m (2553ft). Harter Fell (Mardale) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (54th highest in England, 96th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 47). Harter Fell (Mardale) is also known as a English Nuttall (66th highest in England, 118th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Kentmere Pike at 730m (2396ft). Kentmere Pike is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (80th highest in England, 138th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 72). Kentmere Pike is also known as a English Nuttall (100th highest in England, 171st highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) at 713m (2340ft). Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (92nd highest in England, 155th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 82). Branstree (Artlecrag Pike) is also known as a English Nuttall (116th highest in England, 195th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Tarn Crag (Sleddale) at 664m (2179ft). Tarn Crag (Sleddale) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (131st England, 224th highest in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 104), a English Nuttall (177th highest in England, 300th highest in England & Wales); Goat Scar at 631m (2071ft). Goat Scar is known as a Bridget.; Shipman Knotts at 587m (1927ft). Shipman Knotts is classified as a Wainwright (No. 133)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL7
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c204 The Longsleddale Horizon from Stockdale

In no particular order . . .

Yes Tor Summit

Yes Tor Summit

Photo: Stephen Dawson (31)

Packhorse Bridge at Moulton, near Newmarket

Packhorse Bridge at Moulton, near Newmarket

Photo: Shara Higgins (46)

Innominate Tarn, Hay Stacks with Great Gable,  Kirk Fell and Scafell Pike in the distance

Innominate Tarn, Hay Stacks with Great Gable, Kirk Fell and Scafell Pike in the distance

Photo: Ian Mansell (22)

Bridge of the River Wye in Upperdale

Bridge of the River Wye in Upperdale

Photo: Gilbert Rowbottom (2)

Approaching a false summit on Mynydd Moel

Approaching a false summit on Mynydd Moel

Photo: Gerald Murphy (62)

Walking through Weathermore Copse on a lovely spring day

Walking through Weathermore Copse on a lovely spring day

Photo: Peter Inglesfield (13)

The Quiraing on the lower slopes of Meall na Suiramach

The Quiraing on the lower slopes of Meall na Suiramach

Photo: Andy Malcolm (203)

Froswick and Thronthwaite Crag beyond Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Froswick and Thronthwaite Crag beyond Kentmere Reservoir from Kentmere Pike

Photo: Ian Gaylard (1)

Wet Sleddale Reservoir

Wet Sleddale Reservoir

Photo: Christine Shepherd (343)

The Rising Sun pub in Little Hampden

The Rising Sun pub in Little Hampden

Photo: Rebecca Dyson (5)


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