Walk c281 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

A busy path leads to wild seclusion


Route outline for walk c281:

Great Langdale  -  The New Dungeon Ghyll  -  Stickle Ghyll  -  Stickle Tarn  -  North Rake  -  The Langdale Pikes  -  Pavey Ark  -  Thunacar Knott  -  Harrison Stickle  -  Loft Crag  -  Pike of Stickle (Pike O' Stickle)  -  Martcrag Moor  -  Stake Pass  -  The Cumbria Way  -  Stake Gill  -  Mickleden  -  Mickleden Beck  -  The New Dungeon Ghyll  -  Great Langdale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Harrison Stickle at 736m (2416ft). Harrison Stickle is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (78th highest in England, 134th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 70). Harrison Stickle is also known as an English Nuttall (96th highest in England, 163rd highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of The Langdale Pikes at 736m (2416ft). The Langdale Pikes is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) ( highest in England, highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Langdale Pikes is also known as an English Nuttall (0 highest in England, 0 highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Thunacar Knott at 723m (2373ft). Thunacar Knott is classified as an Wainwright (No. 76). Thunacar Knott is also known as an English Nuttall (106th highest in England, 180th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) at 709m (2327ft). Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (96th highest in England, 163rd highest in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 84) and an English Nuttall (120th highest in England, 204th highest in England & Wales) ; Pavey Ark at 700m (2297ft). Pavey Ark is classified as a Wainwright (No. 89) and an English Nuttall (134th highest in England, 220th highest in England & Wales) ; Loft Crag at 680m (2232ft). Loft Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 98) and an English Nuttall (154th highest in England, 256th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL6
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c281 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake from The New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale

In no particular order . . .

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

Photo: Andy Malcolm (123)

Looking back down the path up to Stickle Tarn with Lingmoor Fell in the background

Looking back down the path up to Stickle Tarn with Lingmoor Fell in the background

Photo: Mike Walker (256)

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (271)

*Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark (The Langdale Pikes) from Stickle Tarn

*Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark (The Langdale Pikes) from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Tim Hope (25)

Stickle Tarn and Harrison Stickle from Easy Gully in the Langdale Pikes

Stickle Tarn and Harrison Stickle from Easy Gully in the Langdale Pikes

Photo: Paul Johnson (5)

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (273)

Jack's Rake and Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Jack's Rake and Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Christine Shepherd (70)

Looking south over a snowy Stickle Tarn to Wetherlam and the Coniston Fells from Pavey Ark

Looking south over a snowy Stickle Tarn to Wetherlam and the Coniston Fells from Pavey Ark

Photo: Alan Thompson (1)

*Cinkle Crags, Bow Fell (Bowfell) and the Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale in the early morning

*Cinkle Crags, Bow Fell (Bowfell) and the Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale in the early morning

Photo: Andy Malcolm (18)

Brett resting at Stickle Tarn with Pavey Ark

Brett resting at Stickle Tarn with Pavey Ark

Photo: Mike Walker (259)


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