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 (92nd highest in England, 207th highest in England & Wales). ; Crag Fell at 523m (1716ft). Crag Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 163), and an English Dewey (131st highest in England, 297th 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 . . .

Ben Gill and Ennerdale Weir from Crag Fell

Ben Gill and Ennerdale Weir from Crag Fell

Photo: David Hayter (229)

Angler's Crag from the shores of Ennerdale Water

Angler's Crag from the shores of Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (228)

Climbing the ridge between Sliver Cove Beck and Deep Gill with Ennerdale Water, Great Borne and Starling Dodd beyond

Climbing the ridge between Sliver Cove Beck and Deep Gill with Ennerdale Water, Great Borne and Starling Dodd beyond

Photo: Steven Mostyn (15)

Route finding in Ennerdale

Route finding in Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (32)

Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Ennerdale Weir, Ennerdale Water

Photo: David Hayter (239)

Starling Dodd and Red Pike in mist from Ennerdale Water

Starling Dodd and Red Pike in mist from Ennerdale Water

Photo: Kevin Finn (22)

Great Gable from Ennerdale

Great Gable from Ennerdale

Photo: Kevin Finn (31)

Iron Crag summit cairn

Iron Crag summit cairn

Photo: Steven Mostyn (21)

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Bowness Knott and Great Borne above Ennerdale Water

Photo: Steven Mostyn (12)

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Sellafield and the Irish Sea from Grike summit

Photo: David Hayter (234)


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