Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite

Superb ridge walk with magnificent views


Route outline for walk c329:

- Stonethwaite  -   Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk  -   Stonethwaite Beck  -   Galleny Force  -   The Cumbria Way  -   Langstrath Beck  -   Stake Pass  -   Pike of Stickle (Pike O' Stickle)  -   Harrison Stickle  -   Thunacar Knott  -   High Raise (Langdale)  -   Low White Stones  -   Greenup Edge  -   Ullscarf  -   Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)  -   Willygrass Gill  -   Dock Tarn.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
6
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is High Raise (Langdale) at 762m (2501ft). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (65th highest in England, 111th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 57). High Raise (Langdale) is also known as an English Nuttall (79th in England, 134th in England & Wales). High Raise (Langdale) is classified as a Marilyn (20th highest in England, 463rd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Harrison Stickle, 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 in England, 163rd in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Low White Stones, 733m (2406ft). and a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Ullscarf, 726m (2382ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (83rd Eng, 144th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 74) and an English Nuttall (104th Eng, 177th Eng & Wal); Thunacar Knott 723m (2373ft) - a Wainwright (No. 76) and an English Nuttall (106th Eng, 180th Eng & Wal); Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) 709m (2327ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (96th Eng, 163rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 84) and an English Nuttall (120th Eng, 204th Eng & Wal) and Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) 656m (2153ft) - an English Nuttall (187th Eng, 321st 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 Maps OL4 & 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 c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite

In no particular order . . .

Glen Nevis from Glen Nevis Youth Hostel

Glen Nevis from Glen Nevis Youth Hostel

Photo: Wayne Hill (70)

High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

Photo: Alan Wainwright (221)

Glaramara and The Borrowdale Fells from Langstrath Beck

Glaramara and The Borrowdale Fells from Langstrath Beck

Photo: David Swales (3)

Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit

Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit

Photo: Mike Walker (281)

Watendlath Tarn

Watendlath Tarn

Photo: Jamie Caryl (10)

Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle in The Langdale Pikes

Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle in The Langdale Pikes

Photo: David Swales (2)

Pike of Stickle (Pike O' Stickle) summit cairn

Pike of Stickle (Pike O' Stickle) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (493)

The Langstrath Valley from Stonethwaite Beck

The Langstrath Valley from Stonethwaite Beck

Photo: Stuart Crane (1)

Bridge over Stonethwaite Beck in the Langstrath Valley

Bridge over Stonethwaite Beck in the Langstrath Valley

Photo: Glynn Trueman (48)

Rosset Gill and Mickleden Beck from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Rosset Gill and Mickleden Beck from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (41)


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