Walk c218 Ullscarf and High Raise from Thirlmere

Fine high level - can be boggy


Route outline for walk c218:

Dob Gill Car Park (Thirlmere)  -  Harrop Tarn  -  Standing Crag  -  Ullscarf  -  Greenup Edge  -  High Raise (Langdale)  -  Codale Head  -  Broadstone Head  -  Mere Beck  -  Brownrigg Moss  -  Calf Crag  -  Wyth Burn  -  Stockhow Bridge  -  Thirlmere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
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 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, 134th highest in England & Wales). High Raise (Langdale) is also classified as an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 463rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Codale Head at 730m (2396ft). Codale Head is also known as an English Nuttall (101st highest in England, 172nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Ullscarf at 726m (2382ft). Ullscarf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (83rd highest in England, 144th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 74). Ullscarf is also known as an English Nuttall (104th highest in England, 177th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Calf Crag at 537m (1762ft). Calf Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 155), and an English Dewey (99th highest in England, 229th highest in England & Wales)..

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 c218 Ullscarf and High Raise from Thirlmere

In no particular order . . .

Shaun, Tetley & Grizzly on High Raise (Langdale)

Shaun, Tetley & Grizzly on High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Gerry Ball (61)

Easedale Tarn from Codale Head

Easedale Tarn from Codale Head

Photo: David Hayter (262)

Deer Bields, Ferngill Crag and Broadstone Head from Calf Crag

Deer Bields, Ferngill Crag and Broadstone Head from Calf Crag

Photo: Tim Hope (66)

Raise (Helvellyn)

Raise (Helvellyn)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (212)

Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (504)

Harrison Stickle (left) and Pike of Stickle (centre right) with the Coniston Fells beyond from High Raise (Langdale)

Harrison Stickle (left) and Pike of Stickle (centre right) with the Coniston Fells beyond from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (222)

Ullscarf summit

Ullscarf summit

Photo: Marcel Bannon (12)

On top of Calf Crag in the Lakes last week

On top of Calf Crag in the Lakes last week

Photo: Steve Davies (1)

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Photo: Alan Wainwright (215)

The Helevllyn Ridge featuring: Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn), White Side, Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, Dollywaggon Pike, St Sunday Crag, Fairfield, Great Rigg and Heron Pike with Steel Fell (mid distance) and Calf Crag, Gibson Knott and Helm Crag  (foreground) from Brownrigg Moss

The Helevllyn Ridge featuring: Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise (Helvellyn), White Side, Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, Dollywaggon Pike, St Sunday Crag, Fairfield, Great Rigg and Heron Pike with Steel Fell (mid distance) and Calf Crag, Gibson Knott and Helm Crag (foreground) from Brownrigg Moss

Photo: Alan Wainwright (211)


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