Western Lake District

Walks » Western Lake District

Starting Points: Bowness car park, Ennerdale; Brackenclose, Wasdale; Broadmoor, Ennerdale; Cleator Moor; Cockan Farm, near Kirkland; Coldfell Road; Ennerdale Bridge; Felldyke; Gosforth; Greendale, Wasdale; Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale; Irton Pike Car Park; Kinniside Stone Circle; Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale; Stakes Bridge; Wasdale Head; Whins, Ennerdale;

Bowness car park, Ennerdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 4 Sep 2010 - Caw Fell to Steeple from Ennerdale
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Ennerdale Water - Irish Bridge - Caw Fell's north ridge - Caw Fell - Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Steeple's north ridge - Lingmell - Irish Bridge - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
11.00 miles3,050ft
Sat 22 May 2010 - Great Borne and Starling Dodd from Ennerdale
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Rake Beck - Herdus - Great Borne - Starling Dodd - Little Dodd - Gillflinter Beck - High Gillerthwaite - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
7.75 miles2,250ft
Tue 19 Feb 2008 - Steeple to Caw Fell from Ennerdale
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Ennerdale Water - Lingmell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Haycock - Little Gowder Crag - Caw Fell - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
11.00 miles3,050ft
Sun 13 Aug 2006 - The full High Stile ridge
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Rake Beck - Great Borne - Starling Dodd - Red Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Gamlin End - Seat - Scarth Gap - Haystacks - Innominate Tarn - Blackbeck Tarn - Dubs Quarry - Fleetwith Pike - Fleetwith Edge - Gatesgarth
9.50 miles4,500ft
Sat 4 Dec 2004 - Great Borne and Starling Dodd from Ennerdale
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Rake Beck - Great Borne - Starling Dodd - Little Dodd - Gillflinter Beck - High Gillerthwaite - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
7.50 miles2,200ft
Sat 30 Aug 2003 - Iron Crag, Caw Fell, Haycock
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Ennerdale Water - Iron Crag - Caw Fell - Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Tewit How - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
10.50 miles2,800ft
Sun 11 Aug 2002 - Ennerdale
A walk up Ennerdale as far as the Memorial Bridge from Bowness car park on the north side of Ennderdale Water.
11.00 miles 
 Mon 27 Aug 2001 - Scoat Fell and Haycock from Ennerdale
Bowness car park, Ennerdale - Ennerdale Water - Lingmell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Haycock - Little Gowder Crag - Caw Fell - Caw Fell's north ridge - Irish Bridge - Ennerdale Water - Bowness car park
11.00 miles3,050ft

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Brackenclose, Wasdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 27 Aug 2006 - Wastwater Screes
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Illgill Head - Whin Rigg - east side of Greathall Gill - Wastwater Screes - Wastwater - Brackenclose
8.50 miles2,050ft
Sun 11 Sep 2005 - The Scafells
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Lingmell - Scafell Pike - Mickledore - Foxes Tarn - Scafell - Long Green - Slight Side - Quagrigg Moss - Great How (Eskdale Fell) - Maiden Castle - Brackenclose
9.00 miles4,400ft
Mon 15 Dec 2003 - Scafell
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Green How - Scafell - Symonds Knott - Green How - Hard Rigg - Brackenclose
6.00 miles3,000ft
Mon 25 Aug 2003 - Scafell Pike from Wasdale
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Hollow Stones - Mickledore - Scafell Pike - Lingmell - Brackenclose
5.50 miles3,250ft
Sun 8 Dec 2002 - Wastwater Screes
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Wastwater - Wastwater Screes - east side of Greathall Gill - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Brackenclose
8.50 miles2,050ft
 Sat 15 Jul 2000 - Bob Graham Relay - Wasdale to Honister Pass
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Red Pike - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Wind Gap - Pillar - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Beck Head - Great Gable - Windy Gap - Green Gable - Brandreth - Grey Knotts - Honister Pass
12.00 miles7,000ft
 Sun 8 Jun 1997 - National Three Peaks
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Lingmell Col path - Scafell Pike - Mickledore - Brackenclose
5.00 miles2,995ft
 Mon 20 May 1996 - Wastwater Screes
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Illgill Head - Whin Rigg - east side of Greathall Gill - Along bottom of the Wasdale Screes - Wastwater - Brackenclose
  
 Sun 25 Jul 1993 - Wasdale to Seatoller via Lingmell and Sty Head
Brackenclose, Wasdale - Lingmell - Lingmell Col - Corridor Route - Sty Head - Seathwaite - Seatoller
7.25 miles2,450ft
 Sat 24 Jul 1993 - Seatoller to Wasdale via Great Gable and Pillar
Seatoller - Seathwaite - Seathwaite Fell - Sprinkling Tarn - Sty Head - Great Gable - Beck Head - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Kirk Fell - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Yewbarrow - Overbeck Bridge - Brackenclose
15.50 miles6,160ft
 Sat 26 Sep 1992 - Bob Graham Relay - Dunmail Raise to Wasdale
Dunmail Raise - Steel Fell - Calf Crag - High Raise - Sergeant Man - Thunacar Knott - Harrison Stickle - Pike O'Stickle - Rossett Pike - Bowfell - Esk Pike - Esk Hause - Great End - Ill Crag - Broad Crag - Scafell Pike - Mickledore - Foxes Tarn - Scafell - Brackenclose
16.10 miles6,800ft

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Broadmoor, Ennerdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 16 Jun 2007 - Ennerdale Water Circuit
Broadmoor, Ennerdale - Ennerdale Water - Irish Bridge - Ennerdale Water - Broadmoor
7.00 miles200ft
Fri 25 Mar 2005 - Haycock plus from Ennerdale
Broadmoor, Ennerdale - Crag Fell - Iron Crag - Caw Fell - Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Tewit How - Ennerdale Water - Broadmoor
11.75 miles3,200ft
Tue 13 Jul 2004 - Crag Fell and Grike
Broadmoor, Ennerdale - Anglers Crag - Crag Fell - Grike - Broadmoor
4.25 miles1,550ft

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Cleator Moor

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 29 Apr 2007 - Flat Fell and Dent
Wath Bridge, Cleator Moor - Nannycatch Road - Flat Fell - Nannycatch Gate - Raven Crag - Dent (Long Barrow) - Blackhow Wood - Black How - Wath Bridge
5.50 miles1,300ft

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Cockan Farm, near Kirkland

Walk   Distance Ascent
 Sun 31 Dec 1995 - Gavel Fell, Hen Comb and Mellbreak
Cockan Farm, near Kirkland - Godworth - High Fell - Gavel Fell - Hen Comb - Mellbreak - Scale Force - Buttermere Village
  

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Coldfell Road

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 29 Apr 2007 - Cold Fell
Coldfell Gate, Kinniside Common - Cold Fell - Coldfell Gate
1.25 miles260ft
Sun 28 May 2006 - Caw Fell plus
Coldfell Gate, Kinniside Common - Monks Bridge - Tongue How - Worm Gill - Caw Fell - Iron Crag - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Whoap - Crag Fell - Grike - Kinniside Stone Circle
14.50 miles3,200ft

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Ennerdale Bridge

Walk   Distance Ascent
 Mon 9 Sep 1996 - Coast to Coast Day 2
Ennerdale Bridge - Ennerdale Water - Red Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Seat - Haystacks - Honister Pass - Rosthwaite
14.50 miles 

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Felldyke

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 10 Feb 2007 - The Cogra Moss fells
Felldyke - Knock Murton - Low Pen - High Pen - Blake Fell - Sharp Knott - Carling Knott - Burnbank Fell - Owsen Fell - Cogra Moss - Felldyke
7.50 miles2,450ft
Fri 31 Oct 2003 - Knock Murton
Felldyke - Cogra Moss - Knock Murton - Felldyke
3.00 miles1,100ft

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Gosforth

Walk   Distance Ascent
Fri 28 Nov 2003 - Ponsonby Fell and Swainson Knott
Gosforth - Blengdale - Ponsonby Fell - Swainson Knott - Stakes Bridge
7.00 miles1,150ft

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Greendale, Wasdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 4 Sep 2016 - Haycock and Caw Fell
Greendale - Greendale Tarn - Pots of Ashness - Haycock - Caw Fell - Brown Band - Pots of Ashness - Greendale Tarn - Greendale
9.00 miles2,700ft
Sat 22 Aug 2009 - Middle Fell, Seatallan and Buckbarrow
Greendale, Wasdale - Middle Fell - Seatallan - Buckbarrow - Harrow Head Farm - road - Greendale
7.00 miles2,500ft
Sat 8 Dec 2007 - Middle Fell and Greendale Tarn
Greendale, Wasdale - Middle Fell - Greendale Tarn - Greendale Gill - Greendale
3.50 miles1,650ft
Sat 26 Aug 2006 - Greendale Tarn and Middle Fell
Greendale, Wasdale - Greendale Gill - Greendale Tarn - Middle Fell - Greendale
3.50 miles1,650ft
Thu 9 Dec 2004 - Middle Fell from Greendale, Wasdale
Greendale, Wasdale - Middle Fell - Greendale
3.00 miles1,650ft
Fri 6 Dec 2002 - Seatallan
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Greendale - road - Harrow Head Farm
7.00 miles2,450ft
 Tue 21 May 1996 - Buckbarrow, Seatallan and Middle Fell
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Greendale - road - Harrow Head Farm
  

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Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 22 Aug 2009 - Middle Fell, Seatallan and Buckbarrow
Greendale, Wasdale - Middle Fell - Seatallan - Buckbarrow - Harrow Head Farm - road - Greendale
7.00 miles2,500ft
Sat 15 Apr 2006 - Haycock plus from Wasdale
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Pots of Ashness - Haycock - Great Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Low Tarn - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale
8.75 miles3,700ft
Fri 6 Dec 2002 - Seatallan
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Greendale - road - Harrow Head Farm
7.00 miles2,450ft
 Tue 21 May 1996 - Buckbarrow, Seatallan and Middle Fell
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Seatallan - Middle Fell - Greendale - road - Harrow Head Farm
  

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Irton Pike Car Park

Walk   Distance Ascent
Fri 10 Dec 2004 - Whin Rigg, Illgill Head and Miterdale
Irton Pike Car Park - Irton Pike - Whin Rigg - Illgill Head - Burnmoor Tarn - Miterdale - Irton Pike Car Park
11.50 miles2,300ft

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Kinniside Stone Circle

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sun 13 Apr 2008 - Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg
Kinniside Stone Circle - Blakeley Raise - Grike - Crag Fell - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Whoap Beck - Coldfell Road - Kinniside Stone Circle
8.25 miles2,000ft
Sun 28 May 2006 - Caw Fell plus
Coldfell Gate, Kinniside Common - Monks Bridge - Tongue How - Worm Gill - Caw Fell - Iron Crag - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Whoap - Crag Fell - Grike - Kinniside Stone Circle
14.50 miles3,200ft
Sat 22 Feb 2003 - Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg
Kinniside Stone Circle - Grike - Crag Fell - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Whoap Beck - Bomery Gill - Kinniside Stone Circle
8.25 miles1,860ft
 Wed 22 May 1996 - Grike, Crag Fell and Lank Rigg
Kinniside Stone Circle - Grike - Crag Fell - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Kinniside Stone Circle
8.25 miles1,860ft

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Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
Sat 5 Nov 2016 - Yewbarrow
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Overbeck Bridge
4.00 miles1,900ft
Thu 10 Aug 2006 - Yewbarrow
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Stirrup Crag - Dore Head - Overbeck Bridge
4.00 miles1,950ft
Sat 15 Apr 2006 - Haycock plus from Wasdale
Harrow Head Farm, Wasdale - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Pots of Ashness - Haycock - Great Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Low Tarn - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale
8.75 miles3,700ft
Wed 28 Dec 2005 - A Mosedale Horseshoe
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Red Pike - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Black Crag - Wind Gap - Pillar - Looking Stead - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head - road - Overbeck Bridge
11.00 miles4,300ft
Wed 8 Sep 2004 - Little Scoat Fell plus
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Stirrup Crag - Dore Head - Red Pike - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Scoat Tarn - Nether Beck - Netherbeck Bridge - Overbeck Bridge
9.25 miles3,730ft
Fri 12 Sep 2003 - Yewbarrow
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Stirrup Crag - Dore Head - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge
4.00 miles1,950ft
Sat 13 Jul 2002 - Pillar plus
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - High Level Route - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge - road - Wasdale Head
12.00 miles3,500ft
 Sat 24 Jul 1993 - Seatoller to Wasdale via Great Gable and Pillar
Seatoller - Seathwaite - Seathwaite Fell - Sprinkling Tarn - Sty Head - Great Gable - Beck Head - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Kirk Fell - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Yewbarrow - Overbeck Bridge - Brackenclose
15.50 miles6,160ft

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Stakes Bridge

Walk   Distance Ascent
Fri 28 Nov 2003 - Ponsonby Fell and Swainson Knott
Gosforth - Blengdale - Ponsonby Fell - Swainson Knott - Stakes Bridge
7.00 miles1,150ft

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Wasdale Head

Walk   Distance Ascent
Tue 18 Nov 2014 - Kirk Fell and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
7.75 miles3,320ft
Sat 28 Apr 2012 - A Mosedale Horseshoe
Wasdale Head - road - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Red Pike - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Black Crag - Wind Gap - Pillar - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head
10.50 miles4,200ft
Fri 15 May 2009 - Sty Head from Wasdale Head
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
4.50 miles1,350ft
Fri 26 Sep 2008 - Scafell Pike via the Piers Gill path
Wasdale Head - Lingmell Beck - Piers Gill path - Middleboot Knotts - Broad Crag Col - Scafell Pike - Lingmell - west ridge - Wasdale Head
7.00 miles3,280ft
Thu 29 May 2008 - Scafell Pike from Wasdale Head
Wasdale Head - Lingmell Gill - Brown Tongue - Lingmell Col - Scafell Pike - Corridor Route - Lingmell Beck - Wasdale Head
7.25 miles3,050ft
Sun 9 Dec 2007 - Scafell Pike and Sprinkling Tarn
Wasdale Head - Lingmell Gill - Brown Tongue - Lingmell Col - Scafell Pike - Broad Crag Col - Calf Cove - Esk Hause - Sprinkling Tarn - Sty Head - Burnthwaite - Wasdale Head
8.00 miles3,280ft
Sat 21 Jul 2007 - Around Gable and Over Kirk
Wasdale Head - Gavel Neese - Little Hell Gate - Great Napes - Great Hell Gate - Kern Knotts - Sty Head - Styhead Tarn - Aaron Slack - Windy Gap - Beck Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Gavel Neese - Wasdale Head
9.00 miles4,100ft
Thu 2 Nov 2006 - A Full Mosedale Round
Wasdale Head - Kirk Fell - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Stirrup Crag - Yewbarrow (North Top) - Yewbarrow - road - Wasdale Head
10.50 miles5,100ft
Sat 31 Dec 2005 - Kirk Fell and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
7.75 miles3,320ft
Wed 28 Dec 2005 - A Mosedale Horseshoe
Overbeck Bridge, Wasdale - Yewbarrow - Dore Head - Red Pike - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Black Crag - Wind Gap - Pillar - Looking Stead - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head - road - Overbeck Bridge
11.00 miles4,300ft
Sun 12 Dec 2004 - Great Gable from Wasdale Head via Sty Head
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Breast Route - Great Gable - Breast Route - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
6.00 miles2,700ft
Sun 14 Dec 2003 - Pillar
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Pillar - Black Sail Pass - Wasdale Head
9.00 miles2,700ft
Sun 24 Aug 2003 - Great Gable South Traverse
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Kern Knotts - Great Hell Gate - Great Napes - Little Hell Gate - Beck Head - Great Gable - Breast Route - Sty Head - valley route - Wasdale Head
7.50 miles3,000ft
Sat 7 Dec 2002 - Kirk Fell direct and Great Gable
Wasdale Head - Kirk Fell - Kirkfell Tarn - Kirk Fell (East Top) - Beckhead Tarn - Beck Head - Great Gable - Sty Head - St Olaf's church - Wasdale Head
6.00 miles3,320ft
Sat 13 Jul 2002 - Pillar plus
Wasdale Head - Black Sail Pass - Looking Stead - High Level Route - Pillar - Wind Gap - Black Crag - Little Scoat Fell - Steeple - Little Scoat Fell - Red Pike - Dore Head - Over Beck - Overbeck Bridge - road - Wasdale Head
12.00 miles3,500ft
 Sun 22 Feb 1987 - Skew Ghyll ice climb
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Skew Ghyll - Sty Head - Wasdale Head
  
 Sun 15 Feb 1987 - Scafell Pike
Wasdale Head - Sty Head - Corridor Route - Scafell Pike - Mickledore - Hollow Stones - Wasdale Head
  

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Whins, Ennerdale

Walk   Distance Ascent
 Wed 3 Jan 1996 - The Complete High Stile Ridge
Whins, Ennerdale - Floutern Pass - Great Borne - Starling Dodd - Little Dodd - Red Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Seat - Haystacks - Gatesgarth - Buttermere Village
12.00 miles3,510ft

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