Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite

A walk in The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, North West England

Superb high level route with great views

Walk Route Summary:

- Braithwaite, Sleet How, Grisedale Pike, Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, Coledale Hause, Crag Hill (Eel Crag), Sail (Derwent Fells), Scar Crags, Causey Pike, Outerside, Stile End, Barrow (Newlands), Braithwaite.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite Braithwaite, Sleet How, Grisedale Pike, Hobcarton Crag, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, Coledale Hause, Crag Hill (Eel Crag), Sail (Derwent Fells), Scar Crags, Causey Pike, Outerside, Stile End, Barrow (Newlands), Braithwaite The North Western Fells,  The Lake District National Park,  Cumbria,  England

Grisedale Pike and Hopegill Head from Crag Hill (Eel Crag)
Photo: Julie Graham

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Crag Hill (Eel Crag) at 839m (2753ft). Crag Hill (Eel Crag) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (28th in England, 54th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 24). Crag Hill (Eel Crag) is also known as an English Nuttall (35th in England, 63rd in England & Wales).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Grisedale Pike, 791m (2596ft). Grisedale Pike is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (48th in England, 87th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 40). Grisedale Pike is also known as an English Nuttall (57th in England, 105th in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (16th in England, 408th in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Sail (Derwent Fells), 773m (2537ft). Sail (Derwent Fells) is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (57th in England, 100th in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 50). Sail (Derwent Fells) is also known as an English Nuttall (71st in England, 123rd in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Hopegill Head, 770m (2527ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (59th Eng, 103rd in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 52) and an English Nuttall (73rd Eng, 126th Eng & Wal); 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); Scar Crags 672m (2206ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (125th Eng, 211th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 101) and an English Nuttall (167th Eng, 279th Eng & Wal); Causey Pike 637m (2091ft) - an English Mountain (Hewitt) (155th Eng, 266th in England & Wales), a Wainwright (No. 120) and an English Nuttall (207th Eng, 357th Eng & Wal); Outerside 568m (1864ft) - a Wainwright (No. 142), and an English Dewey (44th in Eng, 96th Eng & Wal); Barrow (Newlands) 455m (1493ft) - a Wainwright (No. 187) and

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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7
English
Mountains
Wainwright
8
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
8
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets


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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite

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The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

1. The steep descent from Hopegill Head to Ladyside Pike
Photo: Christine Shepherd (290)


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2. *360° panorama from the summit of Scar Crags
Photo: Andy Malcolm (91)

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Crag Hill and Wandope from Coledale Hause. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

3. Crag Hill and Wandope from Coledale Hause
Photo: David Hayter (53)


Grisedale Pike from Causey Pike. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

4. Grisedale Pike from Causey Pike
Photo: William Ringwood (26)


Grisedale Beck with Birkhouse Moor beyond. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

5. Grisedale Beck with Birkhouse Moor beyond
Photo: Alan Wainwright (4)


Scar Crags (left), Sail and Crag Hill (Eel Crag) from the summit cairn on Outerside. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

6. Scar Crags (left), Sail and Crag Hill (Eel Crag) from the summit cairn on Outerside
Photo: Christine Shepherd (535)


The Western Fells from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

7. The Western Fells from Crag Hill (Eel Crag) trig point
Photo: Peter Dryden (14)


Me on top of a fairly windy Grisedale Pike. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

8. Me on top of a fairly windy Grisedale Pike
Photo: Carol Bizzell (1)


Outerside and Causey Pike from Sail (Derwent Fells). Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

9. Outerside and Causey Pike from Sail (Derwent Fells)
Photo: William Ringwood (25)


Crag Hill (Eel Crag) summit. Walk route map c408 Grisedale Pike and Causey Pike from Braithwaite photo

10. Crag Hill (Eel Crag) summit
Photo: William Ringwood (23)



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