Walk c272 High Street and Angletarn Pikes from Brothers Water

Fantastic high level ridge walk


Route outline for walk c272:

Cow Bridge  -  Brothers Water  -  Hartsop  -  Hartsop Dodd  -  Stony Cove Pike  -  Caudale Head  -  Caudale Moor  -  Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)  -  Threshthwaite Mouth  -  Thornthwaite Crag  -  High Street  -  Straits of Riggindale  -  The Knott  -  Angle Tarn (Martindale)  -  Angletarn Pikes  -  Boredale Hause  -  Patterdale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
2
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Street at 828m (2717ft). High Street is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (30th highest in England, 59th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 25). High Street is also known as a English Nuttall (37th highest in England, 69th highest in England & Wales). High Street is also classified as a English Marilyn (11th highest in England, 345th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Thornthwaite Crag at 784m (2573ft). Thornthwaite Crag is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (52nd highest in England, 91st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 44). Thornthwaite Crag is also known as a English Nuttall (62nd highest in England, 111th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) at 763m (2504ft). In Alfred Wainwright's 'Book Two - The Far Eastern Fells' the chapter for Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is entitled simply 'Caudale Moor'.

Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is classified as a English Mountain (Hewitt) (63rd highest in England, 108th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 55). Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is also known as a English Nuttall (77th highest in England, 132nd highest in England & Wales). Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is also classified as a English Marilyn (19th highest in England, 465th highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag The Knott at 739m (2425ft). The Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 66) ; Hartsop Dodd at 618m (2028ft). Hartsop Dodd is classified as a Wainwright (No. 126) and a English Nuttall (238th highest in England, 414th highest in England & Wales); Angletarn Pikes at 567m (1861ft). Angletarn Pikes is classified as a Wainwright (No. 143), and a English Dewey (45th highest in England, 99th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL5
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c272 High Street and Angletarn Pikes from Brothers Water

In no particular order . . .

St Sunday Crag from Patterdale

St Sunday Crag from Patterdale

Photo: Alan Wainwright (2)

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (44)

Hartsop Dodd across Brothers Water with Gray Crag (Hayeswater) (far left) and Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (far right)

Hartsop Dodd across Brothers Water with Gray Crag (Hayeswater) (far left) and Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) (far right)

Photo: Rob Barklamb (43)

Rough Crag beyond Blea Water from  above Blea Water Crag between High Street and Mardale Ill Bell

Rough Crag beyond Blea Water from above Blea Water Crag between High Street and Mardale Ill Bell

Photo: Andy Malcolm (233)

Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Patterdale and Ullswater from Boredale Hause

Photo: Stephen Collins (22)

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (10)

High Street from Thornthwaite Crag

High Street from Thornthwaite Crag

Photo: William Ringwood (62)

View from Threshthwaite Crag below Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) with the sun just breaking from behind Thorthwaite Crag

View from Threshthwaite Crag below Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) with the sun just breaking from behind Thorthwaite Crag

Photo: Paul Johnson (19)

Place Fell from a very snowy Threshthwaite Mouth

Place Fell from a very snowy Threshthwaite Mouth

Photo: Chris Haselden (42)

John, Andy and myself on High Street in the snow

John, Andy and myself on High Street in the snow

Photo: Richard Jennings (4)


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