North Eastern Lake District

Walks » North Eastern Lake District

Starting Points: Askham; Bampton; Bampton Grange; Brougham Castle; Burnbanks; Above Helton; Mardale Head; Moorahill Farm; Scarside; Shap; Shap Abbey; Swindale; Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam;

Askham

Walk   Distance Ascent
Thu 28 May 2015 - Heughscar Hill from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit, Moor Divock - Askham
4.00 miles600ft
Wed 23 Jul 2014 - Heughscar Hill from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit, Moor Divock - Askham
4.00 miles600ft
Sun 24 Jan 2010 - Heughscar Hill from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit, Moor Divock - Askham
5.00 miles725ft
Fri 7 Mar 2008 - Heughscar Hill and Whale from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - road - Helton - Whale - River Lowther - Askham
7.75 miles850ft
Mon 7 May 2007 - Heughscar Hill from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - Heugh Scar - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - Askham
7.00 miles750ft
Sun 3 Apr 2005 - Heughscar Hill, Arthur's Pike and Loadpot Hill
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit - White Knott - Barton Fell - Arthur's Pike - High Street Roman Road - Loadpot Hill - High Street Roman Road - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Askham Fell - Askham
11.50 miles1,975ft
Sat 10 Apr 2004 - Lowther Park
Askham - Lowther Park - St. Michael, Lowther - Lowther Castle - River Lowther - Whale - Askham
6.00 miles 
Sun 13 Apr 2003 - Heughscar Hill from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - Heugh Scar - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - Askham
7.00 miles750ft

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Bampton

Walk   Distance Ascent
Wed 25 Oct 2006 - High Raise from Bampton
Bampton - Cawdale - The Pen - Loadpot Hill - Wether Hill - Red Crag - Redcrag Tarn - Raven Howe - High Raise - Low Raise - Long Grain - Measand End - Measand Beck - standing stones - Four Stones Hill - Drybarrows - Bampton
12.75 miles2,700ft

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Bampton Grange

Walk   Distance Ascent
Thu 22 May 2008 - Knipescar Common from Bampton Grange
Bampton Grange - Rosgill - Scarside - Knipescar Common - River Lowther - Bampton Grange
6.00 miles600ft

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Brougham Castle

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 2 Jul 2005 - High Street Roman Road (BROCAVVM to GALAVA)
Brougham Castle (BROCAVVM ROMAN FORT) - Brougham Hall - Eamont Bridge - Yanwath - Tirril - Winder Hall Farm - Moor Divock - The Cockpit - Loadpot Hill - Wether Hill - Red Crag - Raven Howe - High Raise - Rampsgill Head - Straits of Riggindale - High Street - Thornthwaite Crag - Scot Rake - Hagg Gill - Troutbeck Park - Ing Lane - Troutbeck - Robin Lane - Jenkin Crag - GALAVA ROMAN FORT (Ambleside)
23.50 miles4,100ft

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Burnbanks

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 12 Apr 2014 - Wether Hill and High Raise from Burnbanks
Burnbanks - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Low Kop - High Kop - Wether Hill - Raven Howe - High Raise - Low Raise - Castle Crag - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
13.25 miles2,850ft
Sun 15 Dec 2013 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles700ft
Fri 23 Mar 2012 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Haweswater shore path - Measand Beck - standing stones - Four Stones Hill - Burnbanks
4.50 miles700ft
Sat 28 Aug 2010 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles700ft
Sun 24 Aug 2008 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Pinnacle Howe - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles750ft
Sat 12 Jan 2008 - Wether Hill and High Raise from Burnbanks
Burnbanks - Pinnacle Howe - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Bampton Fell - Low Kop - High Kop - Wether Hill - Red Crag - Redcrag Tarn - Raven Howe - High Raise - Low Raise - Long Grain - Measand End - Measand Beck - Haweswater - Burnbanks
11.75 miles2,550ft
Sun 29 Jul 2007 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles700ft
Sat 12 Mar 2005 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Haweswater - Measand Beck - standing stones - Four Stones Hill - Burnbanks
4.25 miles700ft
Sat 28 Aug 2004 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles700ft
Fri 9 Apr 2004 - Four Stones Hill and Haweswater
Burnbanks - Little Birkhouse Hill - Four Stones Hill - standing stones - Measand Beck - Haweswater shore path - Burnbanks
4.50 miles720ft
 Wed 11 Sep 1996 - Coast to Coast Day 4
Patterdale - Boredale Hause - Angle Tarn - Kidsty Pike - Haweswater - Burnbanks - farmland - Shap Abbey - Shap
16.00 miles 

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Above Helton

Walk   Distance Ascent
Tue 13 Aug 2013 - Cop Stone, The Cockpit and Heughscar Hill
Above Helton - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - The Cockpit - Heughscar Hill - Moor Divock - Above Helton
3.75 miles250ft
Sun 28 Jun 2009 - Arthur's Pike and Bonscale Pike
Above Helton - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - The Cockpit - White Knott - Arthur's Pike - Bonscale Pike - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - Above Helton
8.00 miles1,050ft
Fri 7 Mar 2008 - Heughscar Hill and Whale from Askham
Askham - Heughscar Hill - The Cockpit - Moor Divock - Cop Stone - road - Helton - Whale - River Lowther - Askham
7.75 miles850ft
Sun 22 Jul 2007 - Arthur's Pike, Bonscale Pike and Loadpot Hill
Above Helton - Cop Stone - Moor Divock - The Cockpit - White Knott - Arthur's Pike - Bonscale Pike - Loadpot Hill - High Street Roman Road - Knotts (Helton Fell) - Above Helton
9.25 miles1,500ft

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Mardale Head

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 22 May 2016 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Sat 26 Sep 2015 - Riggindale Round
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Straits of Riggindale - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.25 miles2,420ft
Sun 21 Sep 2014 - Harter Fell from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Adam Seat - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
4.25 miles1,800ft
Sun 20 Jul 2014 - Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - High Howes - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Mon 10 Feb 2014 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Sun 1 Sep 2013 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Mon 24 Dec 2012 - Harter Fell from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
4.25 miles1,800ft
Sun 19 Aug 2012 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Sun 8 Jan 2012 - Harter Fell from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
4.25 miles1,800ft
Sat 20 Aug 2011 - Riggindale Round
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Straits of Riggindale - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.25 miles2,420ft
Mon 2 May 2011 - Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - High Howes - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Thu 29 Jul 2010 - Riggindale Round
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Roman Road - Straits of Riggindale - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.25 miles2,420ft
Thu 15 Apr 2010 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Wed 7 Oct 2009 - Harter Fell from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
4.25 miles1,800ft
Sat 29 Nov 2008 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Roman Road - Straits of Riggindale - Rampsgill Head - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.50 miles2,435ft
Sat 11 Oct 2008 - Mardale Head, Riggindale and Speaking Crag
Mardale Head - Riggindale - Speaking Crag - Riggindale - Mardale Head
3.25 miles100ft
Mon 23 Jun 2008 - Mardale Ill Bell's east ridge and Small Water
Mardale Head - Small Water - east ridge - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
4.00 miles1,700ft
Sun 17 Feb 2008 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
6.75 miles2,700ft
Sat 8 Sep 2007 - Mardale Ill Bell, High Street and Kidsty Pike
Mardale Head - Blea Water - north ridge - Mardale Ill Bell - High Street - Straits of Riggindale - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.25 miles2,400ft
Sat 14 Jul 2007 - Selside Pike and Branstree
Mardale Head - Haweswater lakeside path - Old Corpse Road - Selside Pike - High Howes - Branstree Tarn - Branstree - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Sun 21 Jan 2007 - Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - High Howes - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Sun 17 Dec 2006 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
6.75 miles2,700ft
Mon 17 Jul 2006 - Harter Fell from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Harter Fell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
4.25 miles1,800ft
Mon 2 Jan 2006 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Riggindale - Kidsty Howes - Kidsty Pike - Straits of Riggindale - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
7.50 miles2,400ft
Sat 13 Aug 2005 - Rough Crag and Blea Water
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Blea Water - Mardale Head
3.50 miles1,350ft
Sun 15 May 2005 - Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Sun 17 Apr 2005 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Mardale Ill Bell - High Street - Straits of Riggindale - Rampsgill Head - Kidsty Pike - Kidsty Howes - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
7.75 miles2,385ft
Sat 15 Jan 2005 - Mardale Head, Riggindale and Speaking Crag
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Riggindale - Speaking Crag - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
3.25 miles100ft
Sat 31 Jul 2004 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
6.75 miles2,700ft
Sat 17 Jul 2004 - Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Branstree Tarn - High Howes - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
5.50 miles1,800ft
Thu 1 Jul 2004 - Mardale Head and Riggindale
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Riggindale - Haweswater - Mardale Head
3.00 miles 
Sun 7 Mar 2004 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
5.75 miles2,200ft
Sun 15 Feb 2004 - High Raise and High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Riggindale - southeast ridge - Low Raise - High Raise - Kidsty Pike - Rampsgill Head - Straits of Riggindale - High Street - Long Stile - Caspel Gate Tarn - Rough Crag - Mardale Head
8.75 miles2,700ft
Wed 3 Sep 2003 - High Street from Mardale Head
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
6.75 miles2,700ft
Sat 10 May 2003 - Harter Fell, Branstree and Selside Pike
Mardale Head - Small Water - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Selside Pike - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
8.25 miles2,415ft
Sat 21 Sep 2002 - Kidsty Pike and High Street
Mardale Head - Haweswater - Riggindale - Kidsty Howes - Kidsty Pike - High Raise - Rampsgill Head - Straits of Riggindale - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Small Water - Mardale Head
8.50 miles2,780ft
Sat 30 Mar 2002 - Mardale Head skyline
Mardale Head - Rough Crag - Caspel Gate Tarn - Long Stile - High Street - Mardale Ill Bell - Nan Bield Pass - Harter Fell - Adam Seat - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Selside Pike - Hare Shaw - Old Corpse Road - Haweswater lakeside path - Mardale Head
12.30 miles3,415ft
 Sat 5 Sep 1998 - East of Longsleddale
Mardale Head - Gatescarth Pass - Branstree - Selside Pike - contour round Branstree - Tarn Crag - Harrop Pike - Grey Crag - east side of Tarn Crag - Gatescarth Pass - Mardale Head
  

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Moorahill Farm

Walk   Distance Ascent
Fri 1 Aug 2008 - A Cawdale Round
Moorahill Farm - The Pen - Loadpot Hill - Wether Hill - Low Kop - The Hause - Moorahill Farm
6.75 miles1,350ft

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Scarside

Walk   Distance Ascent
Wed 16 May 2012 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.50 miles300ft
Thu 19 Mar 2009 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.50 miles300ft
Sun 4 Jan 2009 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.00 miles275ft
Tue 5 Aug 2008 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.50 miles300ft
Thu 22 May 2008 - Knipescar Common from Bampton Grange
Bampton Grange - Rosgill - Scarside - Knipescar Common - River Lowther - Bampton Grange
6.00 miles600ft
Tue 7 Jun 2005 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.50 miles300ft
Sun 7 Sep 2003 - Knipescar Common
Scarside - Knipescar Common - Scarside
3.50 miles300ft

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Shap

Walk   Distance Ascent
 Wed 11 Sep 1996 - Coast to Coast Day 4
Patterdale - Boredale Hause - Angle Tarn - Kidsty Pike - Haweswater - Burnbanks - farmland - Shap Abbey - Shap
16.00 miles 

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Shap Abbey

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 16 Oct 2004 - Shap Abbey and Keld
Shap Abbey - Manchester Corporation Access Road - Keld - Shap Abbey
3.25 miles330ft
 Wed 11 Sep 1996 - Coast to Coast Day 4
Patterdale - Boredale Hause - Angle Tarn - Kidsty Pike - Haweswater - Burnbanks - farmland - Shap Abbey - Shap
16.00 miles 

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Swindale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Tue 9 Mar 2010 - Selside Pike from Swindale
Swindale - Harper Hills - Hare Shaw - Selside Pike - High Howes - Mosedale Quarry - Mosedale - Swindale Head - Truss Gap - Swindale
9.00 miles1,850ft
Sat 12 Aug 2006 - A Mosedale Round from Swindale
Swindale - Truss Gap - Swindale Head - Hare Shaw - Selside Pike - High Howes - Branstree Tarn - Branstree - Tarn Crag - Grey Crag - Harrop Pike - Ulthwaite Rigg - High Wether Howe - Fewling Stones - Truss Gap - Swindale
13.25 miles2,950ft
Sat 23 Oct 2004 - Branstree from Swindale
Swindale - Truss Gap - Swindale Head - Hare Shaw - Selside Pike - Branstree - Mosedale Cottage - Mosedale - Swindale Head - Truss Gap - Swindale
11.00 miles2,200ft
Sun 21 Mar 2004 - The Naddle Horseshoe from Swindale
Swindale - Scalebarrow Knott - Harper Hills - Hare Shaw - a nameless top (1,427ft) - a nameless top (1,345ft) - Hugh's Laithes Pike - a nameless top (1,296ft) - Naddle Valley - Scalebarrow Knott - Swindale
7.00 miles1,450ft
Thu 8 Aug 2002 - Seat Robert and High Wether Howe
Swindale - Truss Gap - corpse road - Langhowe Pike - Great Ladstones - Seat Robert - High Wether Howe - Fewling Stones - Truss Gap - Swindale
8.00 miles1,100ft

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Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 25 Jul 2009 - A Wet Sleddale Horseshoe
Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam - Lunch House - Gray Bull - Sleddale Pike - Great Saddle Crag - Little Saddle Crag - Great Yarlside - Harrop Pike - Grey Crag - Tarn Crag - Brunt Tongue - Mosedale Beck - Scam Matthew - High Wether Howe - Haskew Tarn - Seat Robert - Willy Fold - Stackhouse Brow - Cooper's Green - Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam
14.00 miles2,300ft
Mon 26 Jan 2009 - A visit to Uncle Monty's holiday cottage
Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam - Sleddale Hall - Sleddale Grange - Thorney Bank - Cooper's Green - Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam
3.50 miles375ft
Sat 1 Oct 2005 - Seat Robert from Wet Sleddale
Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam - Sleddale Hall - Hallmoss Hill - Seat Robert - Gambling Crag - Stackhouse Brow - Thorney Bank - Cooper's Green - Wet Sleddale Reservoir Dam
5.50 miles900ft

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