Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

Jack's Rake is a Lakeland Classic - but not for the faint hearted


Route outline for walk c225:

Great Langdale  -  The New Dungeon Ghyll  -  Great Langdale  -  Stickle Ghyll  -  Stickle Tarn  -  Jack's Rake  -  The Langdale Pikes  -  Pavey Ark  -  Thunacar Knott  -  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
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
5
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Harrison Stickle at 736m (2416ft). Harrison Stickle is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (77th highest in England, 132nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 70). Harrison Stickle is also known as an English Nuttall (95th highest in England, 162nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Thunacar Knott at 723m (2373ft). Thunacar Knott is classified as an Wainwright (No. 76). Thunacar Knott is also known as an English Nuttall (105th highest in England, 179th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:

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 c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

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Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark beyond Stickle Tarn

Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark beyond Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (253)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Chris Haselden (5)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (43)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Great Langdale from below Loft Crag

Great Langdale from below Loft Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (120)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Pavey Ark summit

Pavey Ark summit

Photo: Mike Walker (267)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Great Langdale under a deep snow

Great Langdale under a deep snow

Photo: Simon Barnett (67)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Looking across Great Langdale to Side Pike and Lingmoor Fell from Stickle Ghyll, The Langdale Pikes

Looking across Great Langdale to Side Pike and Lingmoor Fell from Stickle Ghyll, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Jenna Lee (1)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle from the outflow from Stickle Tarn

Harrison Stickle from the outflow from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (260)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (1)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - *Cinkle Crags, Bow Fell (Bowfell) and the Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale in the early morning

*Cinkle Crags, Bow Fell (Bowfell) and the Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale in the early morning

Photo: Andy Malcolm (18)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - *High Raise (Langdale) and Seargent Man (dark pimple left of centre) and Codale Head from Thunacar Knott

*High Raise (Langdale) and Seargent Man (dark pimple left of centre) and Codale Head from Thunacar Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (35)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - 2/3rds way up Pavey Ark on Tuesday this week. Lovely views overlooking Stickle Tarn and beyond to Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and The Coniston Fells!

2/3rds way up Pavey Ark on Tuesday this week. Lovely views overlooking Stickle Tarn and beyond to Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and The Coniston Fells!

Photo: Michael Lee (12)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Deep Snow on Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Deep Snow on Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Ray Foster (11)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit cairn

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (280)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Me half-way up Jack's Rake with Stickle Tarn below

Me half-way up Jack's Rake with Stickle Tarn below

Photo: Christine Shepherd (71)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle summit cairn complete with post

Harrison Stickle summit cairn complete with post

Photo: Christine Shepherd (500)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (123)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Blea Rigg, Castle How, Lang How and Silver How (far left) Great Langdale, Windermere and Elter Water (left), Lingmoor Fell and Side Pike (centre left), Blea Tarn and Little Langdale (centre right), Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) right and Crickle Crags (far right) from the summit of Harrison Stickle, The Langdale Pikes

Blea Rigg, Castle How, Lang How and Silver How (far left) Great Langdale, Windermere and Elter Water (left), Lingmoor Fell and Side Pike (centre left), Blea Tarn and Little Langdale (centre right), Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) right and Crickle Crags (far right) from the summit of Harrison Stickle, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Jacques Duijn (1)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Dungeon Ghyll Force

Dungeon Ghyll Force

Photo: Mike Green (1)

Walk c225 The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale - Loft Crag from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Loft Crag from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (44)


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