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 in silhouette from Pavey Ark (Langdale Pikes)

Harrison Stickle in silhouette from Pavey Ark (Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (38)

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: Christine Shepherd (493)

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 - Stickle Tarn, The Langdale Pikes

Stickle Tarn, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Kath Waterston (2)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Snow on Harrison Stickle across a frozen Stickle Tarn

Snow on Harrison Stickle across a frozen Stickle Tarn

Photo: Ray Foster (12)

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

*Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn with the Blea Ridge beyond from Harrison Stickle Summit (Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (39)

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

Stickle Ghyll, Great Langdale

Photo: Tim Hope (23)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Blea Rigg, Castle How, Lang How and Silver How (far left) Great Langdale, Windermere and Elter Water (left), Lingmoor Fell and Side Pike (centre left), Blea Tarn and Little Langdale (centre right), Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) right and Crickle Crags (far right) from the summit of Harrison Stickle, The Langdale Pikes

Blea Rigg, Castle How, Lang How and Silver How (far left) Great Langdale, Windermere and Elter Water (left), Lingmoor Fell and Side Pike (centre left), Blea Tarn and Little Langdale (centre right), Pike of Blisco (Pike o' Blisco) right and Crickle Crags (far right) from the summit of Harrison Stickle, The Langdale Pikes

Photo: Jacques Duijn (1)

Walk c418 The Langdale Pikes via North Rake and Rossett Pike from Great Langdale - Half-way up Pavey Ark

Half-way up Pavey Ark

Photo: Mike Walker (265)

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

Stickle Tarn from the summit of Pavey Ark

Photo: Mike Walker (264)

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 Pavey Ark summit

Great Langdale from Pavey Ark summit

Photo: Mike Walker (270)

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 - Great Langdale

Great Langdale

Photo: Mike Jennings (14)

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 - Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Pavey Ark from Stickle Tarn

Photo: Mike Walker (258)

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 (284)

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

Stickle Tarn from Harrison Stickle

Photo: Chris Haselden (4)

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

Loft Crag from Pike of Stickle (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Tim Hope (44)

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

Harrison Stickle from Stickle Tarn (The Langdale Pikes)

Photo: Simon Barnett (41)


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