Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite

Fine views though N of Ullscarf - can be boggy


Route outline for walk c243:

- Rosthwaite  -   Stonethwaite  -   Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk  -   Stonethwaite Beck  -   Galleny Force  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Langstrath Beck  -   Eagle Crag  -   Sergeant's Crag  -   High Raise (Langdale)  -   Low White Stones  -   Greenup Edge  -   Ullscarf  -   Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)  -   Lord's How  -   Dock Tarn  -   Willygrass Gill  -   Great Crag  -   Rosthwaite.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

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 Low White Stones, 733m (2406ft). and a Bridget

You will also reach the summit of Ullscarf, 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 in England, 177th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell), 656m (2153ft) - an English Nuttall (187th Eng, 321st Eng & Wal); Sergeant's Crag 571m (1874ft) - a Wainwright (No. 140), and an English Dewey (40th in Eng, 89th Eng & Wal); Eagle Crag 525m (1723ft) - a Wainwright (No. 160) and Great Crag 450m (1476ft) - a Wainwright (No. 191).


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 OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite

In no particular order . . .

High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

Photo: Alan Wainwright (214)

Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (46)

The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak

The Loweswater Fells from Mellbreak

Photo: Andy Malcolm (112)

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (14)

The High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

The High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

Photo: Tim Hope (31)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (22)

Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (9)

Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit of Great Crag

Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (75)

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (25)

The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

Photo: Alan Wainwright (213)


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