Walk c267 Haycock, Iron Crag, Lank Rigg and Grike from Ennerdale Water

Excellent high level well away from the crowds


Route outline for walk c267:

Ennerdale Weir  -  Ennerdale Water  -  Silver Cove Beck  -  Woundell Beck  -  Little Gowder Crag  -  Haycock  -  Caw Fell  -  Silver Cove  -  Iron Crag  -  Whoap  -  Lank Rigg  -  Crag Fell  -  Grike  -  Ennerdale Weir.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Haycock at 797m (2616ft). Haycock is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (43rd highest in England, 80th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 36). Haycock is also known as an English Nuttall (51st highest in England, 96th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Little Gowder Crag at 733m (2406ft). Little Gowder Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (99th highest in England, 170th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Caw Fell at 697m (2288ft). Caw Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 91). Caw Fell is also known as an English Nuttall (137th highest in England, 226th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Iron Crag at 640m (2100ft). Iron Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (150th England, 258th Eng & Wal) and an English Nuttall (202nd highest in England, 350th highest in England & Wales) ; Lank Rigg at 541m (1775ft). Lank Rigg is classified as a Wainwright (No. 153), and an English Dewey (93rd highest in England, 208th highest in England & Wales). ; Crag Fell at 523m (1716ft). Crag Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 163), and an English Dewey (132nd highest in England, 298th highest in England & Wales). ; Whoap at 511m (1677ft). Whoap is known as an Bridget. ; Grike at 488m (1602ft). Grike is classified as a Wainwright (No. 178) .

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c267 Haycock, Iron Crag, Lank Rigg and Grike from Ennerdale Water

In no particular order . . .

Crag Fell summit cairn

Crag Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (515)

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Great Bourne and Bowness Knott from near Ennerdale Weir

Photo: Steven Mostyn (28)

The head of Ennerdale

The head of Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (30)

Silver Cove Beck

Silver Cove Beck

Photo: Steven Mostyn (14)

The Scafell Massif from the summit of Haycock

The Scafell Massif from the summit of Haycock

Photo: Christine Shepherd (473)

Silver Cove and Caw from Iron Crag

Silver Cove and Caw from Iron Crag

Photo: Brendon Rodgers (2)

Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Starling Dodd (left), Red Pike (Buttermere), High Stile and Pillar (right) and Ennerdale Water from the summit of Crag Fell

Photo: Steven Mostyn (25)

Ennerdale from the summit of Haycock during a break in the mist

Ennerdale from the summit of Haycock during a break in the mist

Photo: Steven Mostyn (19)

The  summit of Little Gowder Crag

The summit of Little Gowder Crag

Photo: Steven Mostyn (17)

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Photo: Steven Mostyn (12)


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