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  -  High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)  -  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

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, 135th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK). The summit of High Raise (Langdale) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Low White Stones at 733m (2406ft). Low White Stones is known as an English Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Ullscarf at 726m (2382ft). Ullscarf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (83rd highest in England, 143rd 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:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way. The Cumbria Way is a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of The Cumbria Way see The Cumbria Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk. Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk is a 306km (190 miles) linear footpath connecting St Bees in Cumbria, England with Robin Hood's Bay in North Yorkshire, England. Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk is waymarked by the occasional sign. For more walks that include a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk see Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk.

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 . . .

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - On Sergeant's Crag

On Sergeant's Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (8)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Stonethwaite beck in the Langstrath Valley

Stonethwaite beck in the Langstrath Valley

Photo: Glynn Trueman (47)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (497)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - High Raise (Langdale) Summit

High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Photo: Hugh Turner (3)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The path beside Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

The path beside Dock Tarn (Watendlath Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (77)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Langstrath Beck

Langstrath Beck

Photo: Andy Malcolm (111)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Stonethwaite beck in the Langstrath Valley

Stonethwaite beck in the Langstrath Valley

Photo: Glynn Trueman (45)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Stonethwaite Valley from Sergeant's Crag

Stonethwaite Valley from Sergeant's Crag

Photo: David Hayter (15)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: David Hayter (16)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The summit cairn on Great Crag

The summit cairn on Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (71)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Rosthwaite and Borrowdale from the summit of Great Crag

Rosthwaite and Borrowdale from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (73)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Alisongrass Crag and Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Alisongrass Crag and Borrowdale from Eagle Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (3)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Bridge over Stonethwaite Beck in the Langstrath Valley

Bridge over Stonethwaite Beck in the Langstrath Valley

Photo: Glynn Trueman (48)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Tony Price on Eagle Crag

Photo: Tony Price (4)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Low White Stones (foreground) with Borrowdale beyond from High Raise (Langdale)

Low White Stones (foreground) with Borrowdale beyond from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Alan Wainwright (220)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (21)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The Borrowdale Fells from Low White Stones

The Borrowdale Fells from Low White Stones

Photo: Alan Wainwright (219)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (14)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Eagle Crag summit cairn

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (5)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Borrowdale from Great Crag

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (25)


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