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

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). High Raise (Langdale) is also classified as an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Low White Stones at 733m (2406ft). Low White Stones is known as an 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 Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) at 656m (2153ft). Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) is known as an English Nuttall (187th highest in England, 320th highest in England & Wales); Sergeant's Crag at 571m (1874ft). Sergeant's Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 140), and an English Dewey (40th highest in England, 89th highest in England & Wales).; Eagle Crag at 525m (1723ft). Eagle Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 160) ; Great Crag at 450m (1476ft). Great Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 191)

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 . . .

Ullscarf summit

Ullscarf summit

Photo: Marcel Bannon (12)

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Photo: Alan Wainwright (215)

Mere Gill, Greenhow Gill and Footmoorgate Gill 'streaming' into Greenup Gill beyond Pounsey Crag (far right) as seen from Eagle Crag

Mere Gill, Greenhow Gill and Footmoorgate Gill 'streaming' into Greenup Gill beyond Pounsey Crag (far right) as seen from Eagle Crag

Photo: Marcel Bannon (4)

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Sergeant's Crag from Eagle Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (47)

Skiddaw from High Raise (Langdale)

Skiddaw from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: James Brennan (2)

Langstrath Beck

Langstrath Beck

Photo: Andy Malcolm (111)

Galleny Force

Galleny Force

Photo: Gerry Ball (44)

The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

The Cumbria Way near Stonethwaite

Photo: David Hayter (11)

High Raise (Langdale) Summit

High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Photo: Hugh Turner (3)

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)


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