Walk c208 Harrison Stickle and High Raise from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Steep scramble - strictly for the adventurous


Route outline for walk c208:

- Great Langdale  -   The New Dungeon Ghyll  -   Stickle Ghyll  -   Whitegill Crag  -   Blea Rigg  -   Sergeant Man  -   High Raise (Langdale)  -   The Langdale Pikes  -   Thunacar Knott  -   Pavey Ark  -   Harrison Stickle  -   Pike of Stickle (Pike O' Stickle)  -   Loft Crag  -   Mark Gate  -   The New Dungeon Ghyll  -   Great Langdale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
8
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
6
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 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 in England, 134th in England & Wales). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as a Marilyn (20th highest in England, 463rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Harrison Stickle, 736m (2416ft). Harrison Stickle is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (78th highest in England, 134th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 70). Harrison Stickle is also known as an English Nuttall (96th in England, 163rd in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Sergeant Man, 736m (2416ft). Sergeant Man is classified as a Wainwright (No. 69).

Along the way you will also bag Thunacar Knott, 723m (2373ft) - a Wainwright (No. 76) and an English Nuttall (106th Eng, 180th Eng & Wal); Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) 709m (2327ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (96th Eng, 163rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 84) and an English Nuttall (120th Eng, 204th Eng & Wal); Pavey Ark 700m (2297ft) - a Wainwright (No. 89) and an English Nuttall (134th Eng, 220th Eng & Wal); Loft Crag 680m (2232ft) - a Wainwright (No. 98) and an English Nuttall (154th Eng, 256th Eng & Wal) and Blea Rigg 541m (1776ft) - a Wainwright (No. 152).


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 Map OL6
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c208 Harrison Stickle and High Raise from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

In no particular order . . .

Swirral Edge, Helvellyn

Swirral Edge, Helvellyn

Photo: Hugh Turner (4)

Great Langdale from Pavey Ark summit

Great Langdale from Pavey Ark summit

Photo: Mike Walker (270)

Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Photo: Paul Johnson (18)

Sca Fell (left), Mickledore (centre), Scafell Pike (centre-right) and Ill Crag (right) from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

Sca Fell (left), Mickledore (centre), Scafell Pike (centre-right) and Ill Crag (right) from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

Photo: Chris Haselden (3)

*Stickle Tarn with Great Langdale and Lingmoor beyond from Pavey Ark Summit (Langdale Pikes)

*Stickle Tarn with Great Langdale and Lingmoor beyond from Pavey Ark Summit (Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (37)

Glen Nevis from Glen Nevis Youth Hostel

Glen Nevis from Glen Nevis Youth Hostel

Photo: Wayne Hill (70)

*The Scafell Ridge from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

*The Scafell Ridge from Crinkle Crags (Long Top)

Photo: Robert Withers (1)

Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle

Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle

Photo: Rob Davis (1)

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (273)

Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Chris Haselden (5)


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