Walk c333 The Dovedale Round

Fine views of Dovedale and Brothers Water


Route outline for walk c333:

Cow Bridge Car Park  -  Brothers Water  -  Hartsop Hall  -  Kirkstone Beck  -  High Hartsop Dodd  -  Little Hart Crag  -  Dove Crag  -  Hart Crag  -  Blake Brow  -  Hartsop Above How  -  Hoggill Brow  -  Gale Crag  -  Bleaberry Knott  -  Cockley How  -  Cow Bridge




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
3
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
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 Hart Crag at 822m (2698ft). Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (34th highest in England, 65th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 27). Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (40th highest in England, 76th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Dove Crag at 792m (2599ft). Dove Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (47th highest in England, 85th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 38). Dove Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (56th highest in England, 104th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Little Hart Crag at 637m (2091ft). Little Hart Crag is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (155th highest in England, 264th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 119). Little Hart Crag is also known as an English Nuttall (205th highest in England, 354th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c333 The Dovedale Round

In no particular order . . .

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - The Helvellyn Ridge featuring Dollywaggon Pike, Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge from Fairfield

The Helvellyn Ridge featuring Dollywaggon Pike, Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn and Striding Edge from Fairfield

Photo: Mike Walker (334)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Place Fell and Angletarn Pikes above Brothers Water from High Hartsop Dodd

Place Fell and Angletarn Pikes above Brothers Water from High Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Christine Shepherd (4)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - South toward The Kirkstone Pass from the shores of Brothers Water

South toward The Kirkstone Pass from the shores of Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (25)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Hartsop Village with Grey Crag towering beyond from the shores of Brothers Water

Hartsop Village with Grey Crag towering beyond from the shores of Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (24)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Dove Crag summit cairn

Dove Crag summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (325)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Great Ridge, Heron Pike and Windermere beyond from Fairfield

Great Ridge, Heron Pike and Windermere beyond from Fairfield

Photo: Raymond Brown (29)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Hartsop Dodd from Hartsop

Hartsop Dodd from Hartsop

Photo: Ivor Bennett (11)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Dovedale from Hartsop Dodd

Dovedale from Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Ivor Bennett (12)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Hartsopp Dodd from the shores of Brothers Water

Hartsopp Dodd from the shores of Brothers Water

Photo: Chris Haselden (26)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

High Hartsop Dodd from Brothers Water

Photo: David Hayter (59)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Lake Windermere and Rydal Valley from Rydal Head with Heron Pike on the right

Lake Windermere and Rydal Valley from Rydal Head with Heron Pike on the right

Photo: Mike Walker (333)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - High Pike from Dove Crag

High Pike from Dove Crag

Photo: Raymond Brown (28)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Hartsop and Ullswater beyond from Hartsop Dodd

Hartsop and Ullswater beyond from Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Wayne Hill (72)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag

High Pike (Scandale) and Lake Windermere from Dove Crag

Photo: Les Swindell (3)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Looking East to the snowy fell tops of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and High Street from the summit of Little Hart Crag

Looking East to the snowy fell tops of Stony Cove Pike (Caudale Moor) and High Street from the summit of Little Hart Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (5)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Hart Crag from Dove Crag

Photo: Mike Walker (327)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - The view towards Patterdale from Hart Crag

The view towards Patterdale from Hart Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (117)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Angle Tarn Pikes, Place Fell and Hartsop from Hartsop Dodd

Angle Tarn Pikes, Place Fell and Hartsop from Hartsop Dodd

Photo: Ivor Bennett (13)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Rydal Water (left) and Coniston Water (right - far distance) and Heron Pike in mid-distance from Hart Crag

Rydal Water (left) and Coniston Water (right - far distance) and Heron Pike in mid-distance from Hart Crag

Photo: Rob Barklamb (26)

Walk c333 The Dovedale Round - Great Rigg (right) and High Pike (Scandale) (left) from Dove Crag

Great Rigg (right) and High Pike (Scandale) (left) from Dove Crag

Photo: Christine Shepherd (7)


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