Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale

A busy path leads to wild seclusion


Route outline for walk c418:

Great Langdale  -  The New Dungeon Ghyll  -  Stickle Ghyll  -  Stickle Tarn  -  North Rake  -  The Langdale Pikes  -  Pavey Ark  -  Thunacar Knott  -  Harrison Stickle  -  Loft Crag  -  Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle)  -  Martcrag Moor  -  Stake Pass  -  Black Crags (Langdale)  -  Little Gill Head  -  Rossett Pike  -  Rossett Gill  -  The Cumbria Way  -  Mickleden  -  Mickleden Beck  -  The New Dungeon Ghyll  -  Great Langdale




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
English
Mountains
Wainwright
6
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
6
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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) (77th highest in England, 132nd highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. 70). Harrison Stickle is also known as an English Nuttall (95th highest in England, 162nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Thunacar Knott at 723m (2373ft). Thunacar Knott is classified as an Wainwright (No. 76). Thunacar Knott is also known as an English Nuttall (105th highest in England, 179th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag:

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Cumbria Way, a 112km (70 miles) linear footpath connecting Ulverston in Cumbria, England with Carlisle in Cumbria, England. The Cumbria Way is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Cumbria Way.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 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 c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale

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Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle from Stickle Tarn

Harrison Stickle from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (257)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Black Crags (Langdale) from Martcrag Moor

Black Crags (Langdale) from Martcrag Moor

Photo: Mike Walker (288)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Dungeon Ghyll Force

Dungeon Ghyll Force

Photo: Mike Green (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn, The Langdale Pikes

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Kath Waterston (4)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - *Mickleden from Stake Pass

*Mickleden from Stake Pass

Photo: Wayne Hill (68)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Looking down the Langdale Valley from Loft Crag

Looking down the Langdale Valley from Loft Crag

Photo: Simon Gibson (2)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Harrison Stickle from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (43)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Looking down a very snowy Stickle Ghyll to Great Langdale with Lingmoor Fell beyond from Stickle Tarn

Looking down a very snowy Stickle Ghyll to Great Langdale with Lingmoor Fell beyond from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Ray Foster (14)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Harrison Stickle

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

Photo: Mike Walker (273)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (261)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit cairn

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (280)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Black Crags (Langdale) summit cairn

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Black Crags (Langdale) summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (293)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Mist in the Langdale Valley from Loft Crag

Mist in the Langdale Valley from Loft Crag

Photo: Simon Gibson (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - *Loft Crag (foreground far left), Lingmoor, Blea Tarn, Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco), Cold Pike and Crinkle Crags (featuring Crinkle Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top) and Gunson Knott) (mid-distance left to right) and Wetherlam, Great Carrs and Grey Friar (far-distance centre to right)  from the summit of Pike of Stickle (Langdale Pikes)

*Loft Crag (foreground far left), Lingmoor, Blea Tarn, Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco), Cold Pike and Crinkle Crags (featuring Crinkle Crags (South Top), Crinkle Crags (Long Top) and Gunson Knott) (mid-distance left to right) and Wetherlam, Great Carrs and Grey Friar (far-distance centre to right) from the summit of Pike of Stickle (Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (42)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - *High Raise (Langdale) and Seargent Man (dark pimple left of centre) and Codale Head from Thunacar Knott

*High Raise (Langdale) and Seargent Man (dark pimple left of centre) and Codale Head from Thunacar Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (35)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) and Harrison Stickle from Mickleden

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

Photo: Mike Walker (296)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Its a dogs-life in Langdale

Photo: Toby Mettam (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Looking south over a snowy Stickle Tarn to Wetherlam and the Coniston Fells from Pavey Ark

Looking south over a snowy Stickle Tarn to Wetherlam and the Coniston Fells from Pavey Ark

Photo: Alan Thompson (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Great Langdale under a deep snow

Great Langdale under a deep snow

Photo: Simon Barnett (67)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (272)


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