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

The highest point of this walk is High Street at 828m (2717ft). High Street is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (30th highest in England, 59th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 25). High Street is also known as an English Nuttall (37th in England, 69th in England & Wales). High Street is classified as a Marilyn (11th highest in England, 344th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Thornthwaite Crag, 784m (2573ft). Thornthwaite Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (52nd highest in England, 92nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 44). Thornthwaite Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (62nd in England, 111th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor), 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 an 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 an English Nuttall (77th in England, 131st in England & Wales). Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) is classified as a Marilyn (19th highest in England, 461st highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag The Knott, 739m (2425ft) - a Wainwright (No. 66); Hartsop Dodd 618m (2028ft) - a Wainwright (No. 126) and an English Nuttall (240th Eng, 417th Eng & Wal) and Angletarn Pikes 567m (1861ft) - a Wainwright (No. 143), and an English Dewey (45th in Eng, 99th Eng & Wal).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 . . .

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Cloud cover over Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (38)

High Street summit

High Street summit

Photo: Phillip Houlton (13)

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Looking up to a snowy Threshwaite Mouth from Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (44)

Thornthwaite Crag & High Street from below Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)

Thornthwaite Crag & High Street from below Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)

Photo: William Ringwood (61)

A break in the wall offers this view down towards Hartsop from the Straits of Riggindale

A break in the wall offers this view down towards Hartsop from the Straits of Riggindale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (234)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)

Photo: David Hayter (110)

Blea Water from High Street

Blea Water from High Street

Photo: William Ringwood (49)

A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

A frozen Angle Tarn from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Christine Shepherd (3)

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Angle Tarn (Martindale)in the snow

Photo: David Hare (3)

Blea Tarn from High Street

Blea Tarn from High Street

Photo: Matt Delemare (7)


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