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.




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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 highest in England, 135th highest in England & Wales) and an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK). The summit of High Raise (Langdale) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Harrison Stickle at 736m (2415ft). Harrison Stickle is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (77th highest in England, 132nd 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).

You will also reach the summit of Low White Stones at 733m (2406ft). Low White Stones is known as an English Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk, a 306km (190 miles) linear footpath connecting St Bees in Cumbria, England with Robin Hood's Bay in North Yorkshire, England. Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk is waymarked by the occasional sign. For more walks that include a section of this trail see Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Maps (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


OL6 The English Lakes - South Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite

In no particular order . . .

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

Photo: Alan Wainwright (214)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Jack's Rake and Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Jack's Rake and Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Christine Shepherd (70)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

The Borrowdale Fells from Greenup Edge

Photo: Alan Wainwright (213)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

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

Photo: Mike Walker (273)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Harrison Stickle summit cairn complete with post

Harrison Stickle summit cairn complete with post

Photo: Christine Shepherd (500)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Blea Tarn and Bell Crags from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Blea Tarn and Bell Crags from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (16)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Tony and myself (on the right) on the top of Harrison Stickle

Tony and myself (on the right) on the top of Harrison Stickle

Photo: Martin Ormesher (2)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle)

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle)

Photo: Mike Walker (278)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Langstrath Valley

Langstrath Valley

Photo: Paul Johnson (6)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (1)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit

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

Photo: Mike Walker (281)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Photo: Paul Johnson (18)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Cairns on Harrison Stickle

Cairns on Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (276)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (272)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Photo: Toby Mettam (1)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - The High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

The High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

Photo: Tim Hope (31)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Ullscarf summit cairn

Ullscarf summit cairn

Photo: Marcel Bannon (11)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle)

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

Photo: Mike Walker (284)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

High Raise (Langdale) summit trig point

Photo: Alan Wainwright (221)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Harrison Stickle from Thunacar Knott

Harrison Stickle from Thunacar Knott

Photo: James Brennan (5)


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