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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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 (2415ft). 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 (96th highest in England, 163rd 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.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL6 The English Lakes - South Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


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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 - Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Sunrise over Great Langdale taken close by Dungeon Ghyll below the summit of Harrison Stickle

Photo: Paul Johnson (18)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - 2/3rds way up Pavey Ark on Tuesday this week. Lovely views overlooking Stickle Tarn and beyond to Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and The Coniston Fells!

2/3rds way up Pavey Ark on Tuesday this week. Lovely views overlooking Stickle Tarn and beyond to Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) and The Coniston Fells!

Photo: Michael Lee (12)

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 - Stickle Tarn from the path up Pavey Ark and The Langadale Pikes

Stickle Tarn from the path up Pavey Ark and The Langadale Pikes

Photo: Steve Guest (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Brett and a duck at Stickle Tarn

Brett and a duck at Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (255)

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 - High Raise (Langdale) (left) and Seargent Man (dark pimple far right) from Thunacar Knott

High Raise (Langdale) (left) and Seargent Man (dark pimple far right) from Thunacar Knott

Photo: Tim Hope (36)

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

Great Langdale from Black Crags (Langdale)

Photo: Mike Walker (290)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Brett resting at Stickle Tarn with Pavey Ark

Brett resting at Stickle Tarn with Pavey Ark

Photo: Mike Walker (259)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Approaching The Band and Stool End Farm from Great Langdale

Approaching The Band and Stool End Farm from Great Langdale

Photo: Chris Haselden (2)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Rossett Pike summit cairn with The Langdale Pikes in the distance

Rossett Pike summit cairn with The Langdale Pikes in the distance

Photo: Alan Wainwright (190)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - The Band (centre) with Crinkle Crags (left) and Bow Fell (Bowfell) (right) beyond from Great Langdale

The Band (centre) with Crinkle Crags (left) and Bow Fell (Bowfell) (right) beyond from Great Langdale

Photo: Mike Jennings (21)

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 - My husband and children at Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale

My husband and children at Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale

Photo: Frances Fox (1)

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

Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale and Lingmoor from Pavey Ark, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Chris Arthur (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Looking back up to Black Crags (Langdale) summit cairn

Looking back up to Black Crags (Langdale) summit cairn

Photo: Mike Walker (294)

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 - 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 - Great Langdale from below Loft Crag

Great Langdale from below Loft Crag

Photo: Andy Malcolm (120)


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