Walk c366 Grasmoor and Whiteless Pike from Lanthwaite Green

Superb ridge walk with great views


Route outline for walk c366:

- Lanthwaite Green  -   Liza Beck  -   Whin Ben  -   Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top)  -   Whiteside (Crummock)  -   Gasgale Crags  -   Hopegill Head  -   Hobcarton Crag  -   Sand Hill  -   Coledale Hause  -   Grasmoor  -   Wandope  -   Whiteless Pike  -   Whiteless Breast  -   Squat Beck  -   High Rannerdale  -   Crummock Water  -   Lanthwaite Green.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
6
English
Mountains
Wainwright
5
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
8
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Grasmoor at 852m (2796ft). Grasmoor is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (22nd highest in England, 46th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 20). Grasmoor is also known as an English Nuttall (27th in England, 54th in England & Wales). Grasmoor is classified as a Marilyn (9th highest in England, 312th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Wandope, 772m (2534ft). Wandope is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (58th highest in England, 101st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 51). Wandope is also known as an English Nuttall (72nd in England, 124th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Hopegill Head, 770m (2527ft). Hopegill Head is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (59th highest in England, 103rd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 52). Hopegill Head is also known as an English Nuttall (73rd in England, 126th in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Sand Hill, 756m (2481ft) - an English Nuttall (82nd Eng, 141st Eng & Wal); Hobcarton Crag 739m (2425ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (74th Eng, 130th Eng & Wal) and an English Nuttall (92nd Eng, 159th Eng & Wal); Whiteside (Crummock) 719m (2360ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (87th Eng, 150th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 78) and an English Nuttall (109th Eng, 185th Eng & Wal); Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top) 707m (2320ft) - an English Nuttall (124th Eng, 208th Eng & Wal) and Whiteless Pike 660m (2166ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (134th Eng, 233rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 105) and an English Nuttall (181st Eng, 309th 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 Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c366 Grasmoor and Whiteless Pike from Lanthwaite Green

In no particular order . . .

Whiteless Pike from Wandope

Whiteless Pike from Wandope

Photo: David Hayter (50)

Crummock Water, Rannerdale Knotts (left) and The High Stile Ridge from Cinderdale Common

Crummock Water, Rannerdale Knotts (left) and The High Stile Ridge from Cinderdale Common

Photo: Alex Malcolm (22)

On top of Whiteside (Crummock) looking along Gasgale Crags to Hopegill Head - our route along the ridge

On top of Whiteside (Crummock) looking along Gasgale Crags to Hopegill Head - our route along the ridge

Photo: Stephen Ellaby (5)

Gasgale Gill (bottom left), Whin Ben, Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top) and Whiteside (Crummock) from Sand Hill

Gasgale Gill (bottom left), Whin Ben, Whiteside (Crummock) (West Top) and Whiteside (Crummock) from Sand Hill

Photo: Christine Shepherd (657)

Ladyside Pike from Hopegill Head

Ladyside Pike from Hopegill Head

Photo: Christine Shepherd (291)

Crummock Water and Low Ling Crag - with Rannerdale Knotts (left), Fleetwith Pike (centre) and The High Stile Ridge (right)

Crummock Water and Low Ling Crag - with Rannerdale Knotts (left), Fleetwith Pike (centre) and The High Stile Ridge (right)

Photo: Alex Malcolm (25)

Loweswater from Highpark, Crummock Water

Loweswater from Highpark, Crummock Water

Photo: David Hayter (374)

Looking down over Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts to Crummock Water from Wandope

Looking down over Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts to Crummock Water from Wandope

Photo: Christine Shepherd (660)

The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike

The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (290)

Rannerdale Knotts and Crummock Water from Grasmoor

Rannerdale Knotts and Crummock Water from Grasmoor

Photo: William Ringwood (56)


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