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 . . .

Rampsgill Head summit

Rampsgill Head summit

Photo: Robert Hall (22)

Rough Crag (Riggindale) from High Street

Rough Crag (Riggindale) from High Street

Photo: William Ringwood (48)

High Street summit

High Street summit

Photo: Phillip Houlton (13)

The summit cairn on Hartsop Dodd

The summit cairn on Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Christine Shepherd (513)

Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke from Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)

Froswick, Ill Bell and Yoke from Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor)

Photo: Ivor Bennett (16)

John, Andy and myself on High Street in the snow

John, Andy and myself on High Street in the snow

Photo: Richard Jennings (4)

Hayeswater from the col between Thornthwaite Crag and High Street

Hayeswater from the col between Thornthwaite Crag and High Street

Photo: Matt Delemare (6)

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (123)

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Hartsop above How and Patterdale from Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Stephen Collins (18)

*Snow on Hayeswater from High Street

*Snow on Hayeswater from High Street

Photo: Richard Nicholls (62)


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