Carrock Pike and High Pike

Fri 14 Apr 2006

Route: Stone Ends, Mosedale - Further Gill Sike - Carrock Fell - Round Knott - Miton Hill - High Pike - Driggith Mine - Carrock Beck - Carrock Beck Ford - road - Stone Ends

Distance: 6.00 miles

Ascent: 1,750ft

Time: 2 hours 40 minutes

With: Anne


Blue sky and sunshine to start but becoming overcast with sunny intervals.

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Carrock Fell from the road near Stone Ends

Looking back down to the road

Looking back down our line of ascent (Further Gill Sike)

The view east to the North Pennines from Carrock Fell

Ascending Carrock Fell

Looking towards Carrock Fell's summit

Carrock Fell's summit, with Blencathra to the left of the cairn

Heading along the ridge to High Pike

Looking back to Carrock Fell from near Round Knott

Skiddaw in cloud with Knott on the right skyline from Round Knott

Looking across to High Pike

Looking back to Carrock Fell from the top of Drygill

High Pike's summit

The valley of Carrock Beck

Old mine workings

Looking back up the valley of Carrock Beck with High Pike the high point on the right skyline

Looking south towards the conical Great Mell Fell

Ford across Carrock Beck on the Hesket Newmarket to Mungrisdale road

Previous Walk: Binsey (Thu 13 Apr 2006)

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