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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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 723m (2372ft). Ullscarf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (84th highest in England, 145th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 74). Ullscarf is also known as an English Nuttall (106th highest in England, 180th 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, 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 this trail see The Cumbria Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk, 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 this trail see Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


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

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

Photo: Christine Shepherd (504)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Dock Tarn

Dock Tarn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (22)

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 - 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 - Ullscarf summit cairn

Ullscarf summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (11)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - High Tove summit cairn

High Tove summit cairn

Photo: Alan Wainwright (232)

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 - Borrowdale from Great Crag

Borrowdale from Great Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (25)

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

Eagle Crag summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (846)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Lingy End

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Lingy End

Photo: Stephen Collins (68)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Photo: Toby Mettam (1)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The Langstrath Valley from Stonethwaite Beck

The Langstrath Valley from Stonethwaite Beck

Photo: Stuart Crane (1)

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 - Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Early morning valley mist below Dale Head (Newlands) and High Spy, Maiden Moor & Cat Bells (Catbells) with the summit of Castle Crag (front right) lit by a ray of sunshine from Rosthwaite

Photo: Alan Wainwright (234)

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

Eagle Crag summit slab

Photo: Marcel Bannon (6)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Low White Stones summit

Low White Stones summit

Photo: Alan Wainwright (217)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Eagle Crag

Eagle Crag

Photo: David Hayter (12)

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

Skiddaw and Blencathra from the summit of Great Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (75)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - Langstrath Valley

Langstrath Valley

Photo: Paul Johnson (6)

Walk c243 High Raise and Ullscarf from Rosthwaite - The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

Photo: David Hayter (11)


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