Walk c239 The Deepdale Round from nr Dockray

Superb views of Ullswater and Thirlmere


Route outline for walk c239:

- Red Moss Nr Dockray  -   Barbary Rigg  -   Matterdale Common  -   Mariel Bridge  -   White Pike (Clough Head)  -   Clough Head  -   Calfhow Pike  -   Little Dodd (St John's Common)  -   Great Dodd  -   Watson's Dodd  -   Stybarrow Dodd  -   Green Side (White Stones)  -   Hart Side  -   Dowthwaitehead  -   Red Moss.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
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
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Great Dodd at 857m (2813ft). Great Dodd is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (21st highest in England, 44th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 19). Great Dodd is also known as an English Nuttall (26th in England, 52nd in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Stybarrow Dodd, 843m (2767ft). Stybarrow Dodd is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (24th highest in England, 50th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 21). Stybarrow Dodd is also known as an English Nuttall (31st in England, 59th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Green Side (White Stones), 795m (2609ft). Green Side (White Stones) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (44th highest in England, 81st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Green Side (White Stones) is also known as an English Nuttall (53rd in England, 98th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Watson's Dodd, 789m (2589ft) - a Wainwright (No. 41); Hart Side 756m (2481ft) - a Wainwright (No. 61) and an English Nuttall (81st Eng, 140th Eng & Wal); Clough Head 726m (2383ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (82nd Eng, 143rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 75) and an English Nuttall (103rd Eng, 176th Eng & Wal) and Calfhow Pike 650m (2133ft) and a Bridget.


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 OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c239 The Deepdale Round from nr Dockray

In no particular order . . .

Castle Rock on St John's Common on the lower slopes of Watson's Dodd

Castle Rock on St John's Common on the lower slopes of Watson's Dodd

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (25)

Whiteless Pike, Wandhope, Eel Crag, Hobcarton Pike and Grizedale Pike - with Causey Pike, Barrow (Newlands) and Derwent Water in the foreground from Clough Head

Whiteless Pike, Wandhope, Eel Crag, Hobcarton Pike and Grizedale Pike - with Causey Pike, Barrow (Newlands) and Derwent Water in the foreground from Clough Head

Photo: Gerry Ball (25)

Green Side (White Stones) summit with Ullswater beyond

Green Side (White Stones) summit with Ullswater beyond

Photo: David Hayter (246)

Skiddaw from Watson's Dodd

Skiddaw from Watson's Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (243)

Red Squirrel in Dockray Meadow

Red Squirrel in Dockray Meadow

Photo: Kai Peters (1)

On Sgorr Dhonuill (Beinn a' Bheithir)

On Sgorr Dhonuill (Beinn a' Bheithir)

Photo: Peter Sykes (3)

Calfhow Pike summit cairn

Calfhow Pike summit cairn

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (19)

Green lane across Matterdale Common

Green lane across Matterdale Common

Photo: David Hayter (240)

Clough Head summit trig point and wind break

Clough Head summit trig point and wind break

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (18)

Ennerdale

Ennerdale

Photo: Kai Peters (2)

A cairn below Little Dodd (St John's Common) offering good views of Thirlmere in the valley below

A cairn below Little Dodd (St John's Common) offering good views of Thirlmere in the valley below

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (24)

Blencathra (or Saddleback) from Clough Head

Blencathra (or Saddleback) from Clough Head

Photo: Gerry Ball (26)

Bowscale Fell, Carrock Fell and Souther Fell from the old coach road nr Barbary Rigg

Bowscale Fell, Carrock Fell and Souther Fell from the old coach road nr Barbary Rigg

Photo: Gerry Ball (23)

Thirlmere from Watson's Dodd

Thirlmere from Watson's Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (245)

Great Dodd summit cairn

Great Dodd summit cairn

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (21)

Dodd (Skiddaw), Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Clough Head

Dodd (Skiddaw), Carl Side, Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from Clough Head

Photo: Gerry Ball (24)

Skye (my fellow walker) on Clough Head

Skye (my fellow walker) on Clough Head

Photo: Peter Sykes (4)

Looking towards Bassenthwaite and The Skiddaw Massif from Raise (Helvellyn)

Looking towards Bassenthwaite and The Skiddaw Massif from Raise (Helvellyn)

Photo: Andy Malcolm (30)

Approaching mist from Great Dodd summit

Approaching mist from Great Dodd summit

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (23)

Clough Head from Matterdale Common

Clough Head from Matterdale Common

Photo: David Hayter (241)

Great Dodd from Randerside

Great Dodd from Randerside

Photo: Gerry Ball (27)

Ullswater from Hart Side

Ullswater from Hart Side

Photo: David Hayter (247)

The stone wind shelter on Great Dodd summit

The stone wind shelter on Great Dodd summit

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (22)

Great Mell Fell from the old coach road nr Barbary Rigg

Great Mell Fell from the old coach road nr Barbary Rigg

Photo: Gerry Ball (22)

Cairn on Little Dodd (St John%s Common)

Cairn on Little Dodd (St John%s Common)

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (20)

The large cairn on White Fell (Clough Head)

The large cairn on White Fell (Clough Head)

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (16)

Dowthwaitehead

Dowthwaitehead

Photo: David Hayter (249)

Yew Tree Farm with Raven Crag (Holme Crag) beyond

Yew Tree Farm with Raven Crag (Holme Crag) beyond

Photo: David Hayter (250)

The Dodds from Mariel Bridge on The old Coach Road across Matterdale Common

The Dodds from Mariel Bridge on The old Coach Road across Matterdale Common

Photo: Jon Nuttalls (15)

Thirlmere from Stybarrow Dodd

Thirlmere from Stybarrow Dodd

Photo: Andy Malcolm (29)

Watson's Dodd Summit

Watson's Dodd Summit

Photo: David Hayter (242)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

*Panorama looking North West from Stybarrow Dodd

*Panorama looking North West from Stybarrow Dodd

Photo: Andy Malcolm (26)

*The Helvellyn summit ridge, Whiteside, Thirlmere and Watson's Dodd from Raise (Helvellyn) summit

*The Helvellyn summit ridge, Whiteside, Thirlmere and Watson's Dodd from Raise (Helvellyn) summit

Photo: Andy Malcolm (27)

Ullswater from the cairn on Birkett Fell near Hart Side

Ullswater from the cairn on Birkett Fell near Hart Side

Photo: David Hayter (248)

High Rigg from Watson's Dodd

High Rigg from Watson's Dodd

Photo: David Hayter (244)


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