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The Langdale Pikes and High Raise
Introduction to Walk 1736

Photo from the walk - The Langdale Pikes and High Raise

Nat Park - Lake District - Lake District Central Fells

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.1 miles / 9.9 km

Ascent - 2400 feet / 727 metres

Time - 5 hours 30 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

A Lake District walk from Great Langdale visiting the Langdale Pikes and High Raise together with other subsidiary summits. The route includes seven Wainwrights. In mist route finding can be problematic so good map compass and reading skills are required. Wainwrights included in this walk are - Harrison Stickle, High Raise, Pike O'Stickle. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1207
Great & Little Langdales
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2042
The Langdale Pikes with an ascent of Jack's Rake
Grade - very hard
Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
Walk 2073
Harrison Stickle, Pike o'Stickle & Rosset Pike
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.4 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1132
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
The Crinkle Crags from Great Langdale
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1157
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Bowfell and Esk Pike from Old Dungeon Ghyll
Grade - hard
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.2 km
Walk 2037
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Bowfell & Rosset Pike via the Climber's Traverse
Grade - hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2818
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Bowfell Circular from Great Langdale
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1739
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Crinkle Crags and Bowfell (Oxendale Horseshoe)
Grade - hard
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.7 km
Walk 1144
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Lingmoor Fell from Blea Tarn, Langdale
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1171
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Pike o' Blisco from Blea Tarn, Langdale
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2582
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Pike o' Stickle, Harrison Stickle & Pavey Ark
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1141
2.2 miles / 3.5 km away
An Elterwater circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1059
2.2 miles / 3.5 km away
Colwith Force and Skelwith Force from Elterwater
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.8 miles / 7.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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