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

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 (2416ft). 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 (95th highest in England, 162nd 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.

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

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Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Me on the summit of Pike of Stickle, The Langdale Pikes with Windermere (far left), Loft Crag (near left), Lingmoor Fell (across Great Langdale), Blea Tarn (centre) and Pike of Blisco (right)

Me on the summit of Pike of Stickle, The Langdale Pikes with Windermere (far left), Loft Crag (near left), Lingmoor Fell (across Great Langdale), Blea Tarn (centre) and Pike of Blisco (right)

Photo: David Percival (1)

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 - Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Looking north across the High Raise (Langdale) massif

Photo: Alan Wainwright (215)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - *Mickleden from Stake Pass

*Mickleden from Stake Pass

Photo: Wayne Hill (68)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - 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)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Me beside the Trig Point on High Raise (Langdale) Summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (504)

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 - 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 - Green Combe, Lord's How and Blea Tarn from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Green Combe, Lord's How and Blea Tarn from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (19)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Eagle Crag and Sergeant's Crag from Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell)

Photo: Marcel Bannon (18)

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

Langstrath Beck

Photo: Andy Malcolm (111)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Willygrass Gill

Willygrass Gill

Photo: Marcel Bannon (26)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Borrowdale from High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Tim Hope (33)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - The Stonethwaite Valley South East of Stonethwaite

The Stonethwaite Valley South East of Stonethwaite

Photo: John Antrobus (28)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - Great Langdale, Lingmoor Fell and Lake Windermere from the summit of Harrison Stickle

Great Langdale, Lingmoor Fell and Lake Windermere from the summit of Harrison Stickle

Photo: Christine Shepherd (59)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

The Trig point on the summit of High Raise (Langdale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (497)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - On the Cumbrian Way beside Stonethwaite Beck looking up Borrowdale to Alisongrass Crag and Eagle Crag

On the Cumbrian Way beside Stonethwaite Beck looking up Borrowdale to Alisongrass Crag and Eagle Crag

Photo: Stephen Collins (67)

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 - Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (272)

Walk c329 The Langdale Pikes and High Raise from Stonethwaite - High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit with Ullscarf beyond

High Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) summit with Ullscarf beyond

Photo: Marcel Bannon (13)


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