Little Stand and Crinkle Crags

Sun 22 Apr 2012

Route: Cockley Beck - Little Stand - Crinkle Crags (Long Top) - Three Tarns - Lingcove Beck - Mosedale - Cockley Beck

Distance: 6.75 miles

Ascent: 2,500ft

Time: 4 hours 30 minutes

With: On own


Broken cloud and sunshine, light winds

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Mosedale Beck ford near Cockley Beck Bridge with Little Stand ahead

Looking back down on Cockley Beck with Harter Fell on the right from Ulpha Fell.

Cockley Beck from Ulpha Fell

Red How, per the map

Slight Side and Long Green from my ascent of Little Stand

Harter Fell and the view south from Little Stand

Little Stand's summit, looking towards the Fairfield fells

The Scafells from Little Stand

The route to Crinkle Crags (partly in cloud) from Little Stand

Crinkle Crags

Little Stand from Crinkle Crags

Great Langdale with Pike o'Blisco on the right

Looking to Long Top, the highest Crinkle

Bowfell from just below Long Top

Snow, but not much!

The Scafells

Bowfell as I head for Three Tarns

The Scafells from Three Tarns (well one of them)

Heading down into Upper Eskdale, Lingcove Beck below

Looking back up

Lingcove Beck and Bowfell

Mosedale, spelt Moasdale on my OS map

A last view back to the Scafells as I descend into Mosedale

Grey Friar and dark skies

Nearly down at the road, Mosedale Beck with Little Stand on the right

Wrynose Bottom

Previous Walk: Carrock Fell and High Pike (Sun 15 Apr 2012)

Next Walk: Walla Crag (Fri 27 Apr 2012)

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