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 - The Band (left), Bow Fell (Bowfell), Esk Pike (centre) and Pike of Stickle (far right) surround Mickleden from Great Langdale

The Band (left), Bow Fell (Bowfell), Esk Pike (centre) and Pike of Stickle (far right) surround Mickleden from Great Langdale

Photo: David Hayter (360)

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

Harrison Stickle summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (277)

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

Brett climbing Pavey Ark

Photo: Mike Walker (263)

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

The Langdale Pikes from Great Langdale

Photo: Wayne Hill (30)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Cairn on the summit of Rossett Pike

Cairn on the summit of Rossett Pike

Photo: Christine Shepherd (476)

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

Cairns on Harrison Stickle

Photo: Mike Walker (276)

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 (3)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - *Stickle Tarn with Great Langdale and Lingmoor beyond from Pavey Ark Summit (Langdale Pikes)

*Stickle Tarn with Great Langdale and Lingmoor beyond from Pavey Ark Summit (Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (37)

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

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

Photo: Mike Walker (282)

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

Great Langdale from Pike of Stickle

Photo: Rob Davis (1)

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

Pike of Stickle (Pike o' Stickle) from Martcrag Moor

Photo: Mike Walker (287)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Pike of Stickle from Loft Crag

Pike of Stickle from Loft Crag

Photo: Hugh Turner (2)

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

*Harrison Stickle and Pavey Ark (The Langdale Pikes) from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Tim Hope (25)

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

Stickle Tarn and Harrison Stickle from Easy Gully in the Langdale Pikes

Photo: Paul Johnson (5)

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

Great Langdale Beck, Great Langdale

Photo: Mike Jennings (20)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott & Crinkle Crags (South Top)  and Bow Fell (Bowfell) from Great Langdale

Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Gunson Knott & Crinkle Crags (South Top) and Bow Fell (Bowfell) from Great Langdale

Photo: Wayne Hill (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Looking down Mickleden from Black Crags (Langdale)

Looking down Mickleden from Black Crags (Langdale)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (818)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - My friend, Stewart, taken on The Langdale Pikes

My friend, Stewart, taken on The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Sarah Davies (1)

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

Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) from Mickleden

Photo: Mike Walker (297)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - My husband and children at Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale

My husband and children at Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale

Photo: Frances Fox (1)


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