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, 134th highest in England & Wales). High Raise (Langdale) is also classified as an English Marilyn (20th highest in England, 467th highest in the UK).

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) (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).

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

Along the way you will also bag Ullscarf at 726m (2382ft). Ullscarf is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (83rd highest in England, 144th highest in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 74) and an English Nuttall (104th highest in England, 177th highest in England & Wales) ; Thunacar Knott at 723m (2373ft). Thunacar Knott is classified as a Wainwright (No. 76) and an English Nuttall (106th highest in England, 180th highest in England & Wales) ; 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) ; Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) at 656m (2153ft). Low Saddle (Coldbarrow Fell) is known as an English Nuttall (187th highest in England, 321st highest in England & Wales).

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 . . .

High Raise (Langdale) (left) and Seargent Man (dark pimple far right) from Thunacar Knott

High Raise (Langdale) (left) and Seargent Man (dark pimple far right) from Thunacar Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (36)

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (271)

High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

High Raise (Langdale) from Low White Stones

Photo: Alan Wainwright (214)

Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (43)

Galleny Force

Galleny Force

Photo: Gerry Ball (44)

On The Langdale Pikes

On The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Gillian Lauder (1)

Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Climbing Harrison Stickle above Stickle Tarn in the Langdale Pikes

Photo: Sandra Littlewood (1)

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)

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

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

Photo: Mike Walker (279)

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)


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