Walk c297 The Martindale Horseshoe from Howtown

Fantastic high level walk with glorious views


Route outline for walk c297:

- St Peter's Church  -   Howtown  -   Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa)  -   Keasgill Head  -   High Raise (Mardale)  -   Kidsty Pike  -   Rampsgill Head  -   The Knott  -   Rest Dodd  -   The Nab  -   Satura Crag  -   Brock Crags  -   Angle Tarn (Martindale)  -   Angletarn Pikes  -   Bedafel Knott  -   Beda Head (Beda Fell)  -   Winter Crag  -   Christy Bridge  -   Howegrain Beck  -   Martindale  -   St Peter's Church  -   Howtown.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
9
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
4
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
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 High Raise (Mardale) at 802m (2632ft). High Raise (Mardale) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (40th highest in England, 75th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 31). High Raise (Mardale) is also known as an English Nuttall (48th highest in England, 91st highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Rampsgill Head at 792m (2599ft). Rampsgill Head is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (46th highest in England, 85th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 39). Rampsgill Head is also known as an English Nuttall (55th highest in England, 103rd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Kidsty Pike at 780m (2560ft). Kidsty Pike is classified as an Wainwright (No. 46). Kidsty Pike is also known as an English Nuttall (64th highest in England, 115th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag The Knott at 739m (2425ft). The Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 66) ; Rest Dodd at 696m (2284ft). Rest Dodd is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (107th highest in England, 178th highest in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 93) and an English Nuttall (139th highest in England, 228th highest in England & Wales) ; Angletarn Pikes at 567m (1861ft). Angletarn Pikes is classified as a Wainwright (No. 143), and an English Dewey (45th highest in England, 99th highest in England & Wales). ; Brock Crags at 561m (1841ft). Brock Crags is classified as a Wainwright (No. 144) ; Beda Head (Beda Fell) at 509m (1671ft). Beda Head (Beda Fell) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 170), and an English Dewey (161st highest in England, 369th highest in England & Wales). ; Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa) at 432m (1418ft). Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 195) .

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 c297 The Martindale Horseshoe from Howtown

In no particular order . . .

Near Angletarn Pikes with Ullswater and Place Fell in the background

Near Angletarn Pikes with Ullswater and Place Fell in the background

Photo: Liz Mitchell (1)

Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa) summit

Steel Knotts (Pikeawassa) summit

Photo: Matt Delemare (23)

Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Peter on Angletarn Pikes

Photo: Peter Lloyd (4)

Martindale

Martindale

Photo: David Hayter (104)

Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Hallin Crag and Ullswater from Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Stephen Collins (16)

Angletarn Pikes summit

Angletarn Pikes summit

Photo: Stephen Collins (20)

Rest Dodd (far left), The Nab (left), The Ramps Gill Valley, Wether Hill (right), Keasgill Head, Red Crag, Raven Howe and High Raise (Mardale) from Rampsgill Head

Rest Dodd (far left), The Nab (left), The Ramps Gill Valley, Wether Hill (right), Keasgill Head, Red Crag, Raven Howe and High Raise (Mardale) from Rampsgill Head

Photo: Andy Malcolm (235)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Steve and Andrew on Beda Head (Beda Fell)

Photo: Julie Graham (1)

Kidsty Pike summit cairn

Kidsty Pike summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (460)

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Angletarn Pikes from Angle Tarn

Photo: Robert Hall (10)


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