Scafell Pike from Seathwaite

Mon 9 Feb 2004

Route: Seathwaite, Borrowdale - Stockley Bridge - Grains Gill - Esk Hause - Calf Cove - Broad Crag Col - Scafell Pike - Corridor Route - Sty Head - Styhead Tarn - Styhead Gill - Stockley Bridge - Seathwaite

Distance: 9.50 miles

Ascent: 3,200ft

Time: 5 hours 20 minutes

With: On Own


Overcast, icy paths, snow on the tops

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Stockley Bridge

Looking north back down Grains Gill

Looking north back down Grains Gill with Skiddaw and Blencathra in the distance

Great End

Great Gable and Green Gable from the route up to Esk Hause

The view north to Skiddaw and Blencathra

Esk Pike

Great Gable from Ill Crag

Scafell Pike with the summit of Broad Crag on the right from the path across Ill Crag

Lingmell from Broad Crag col

Ill Crag, Bowfell and Crinkle Crags from the final slope to Scafell Pike's summit

Scafell Pike summit

360 Panorama from Scafell Pike's summit

Scafell from Scafell Pike's summit with Wastwater on the far right

Great Gable from Scafell Pike's summit

Lingmell from the top of Piers Gill

Looking down into Wasdale from the Corridor Route

Great Gable from the Corridor Route

Styhead Tarn

The mountain rescue stretcher box at Sty Head

Great End from Styhead Tarn

Bridge across Styhead Gill

Upper Borrowdale

Previous Walk: Heughscar Hill from Pooley Bridge (Sun 8 Feb 2004)

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