Walk c406 Hay Stacks from Gatesgarth, Buttermere

Wainwright's favourite mountain


Route outline for walk c406:

- Buttermere  -   Gatesgarth  -   Peggy's Bridge  -   Buttermere  -   Scarth Gap  -   Hay Stacks  -   Innominate Tarn  -   Hay Stacks (Haystacks)  -   Scarth Gap  -   Peggy's Bridge  -   Gatesgarth  -   Buttermere.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
1
Wainwright
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Hay Stacks (Haystacks) at 597m (1959ft). Hay Stacks (Haystacks) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 131). Hay Stacks (Haystacks) is also known as an English Dewey (13th in England, 29th in England & Wales)


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 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c406 Hay Stacks from Gatesgarth, Buttermere

In no particular order . . .

Scales Tarn

Scales Tarn

Photo: Richard Heeley (7)

Buttermere

Buttermere

Photo: Linda Baker (1)

Buttermere from Hay Stacks

Buttermere from Hay Stacks

Photo: Andy Malcolm (34)

Buttermere

Buttermere

Photo: Rob Hadley (1)

Buttermere, with Fleetwith Pike straight ahead and Hay Stacks (Haystacks) to the right

Buttermere, with Fleetwith Pike straight ahead and Hay Stacks (Haystacks) to the right

Photo: David Dawber (1)

Crummock Water and Buttermere with Grasmoor beyond from Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Crummock Water and Buttermere with Grasmoor beyond from Hay Stacks (Haystacks)

Photo: Ian Muddimer (1)

Mellbreak and Crummock Water from Buttermere

Mellbreak and Crummock Water from Buttermere

Photo: Linda Baker (4)

Snow on Scafell Pike from a frozen Innominate Tarn

Snow on Scafell Pike from a frozen Innominate Tarn

Photo: Peter Dryden (16)

High Crag (Buttermere) Summit

High Crag (Buttermere) Summit

Photo: Rob Pullan (18)

Buttermere from Hay Stacks

Buttermere from Hay Stacks

Photo: David Mathies (3)


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