28th February 2004

Scandale Pass, Little Hart Crag, Scandale Head, High Pike and Low Pike from Ambleside.


Walk Overview
Time 08:20 to 15:20
Duration 7 hr
Distance 8.9 mile
Ascent 2703 ft
Walking with Eddie Farrell
Ambleside - High Sweden Bridge - Scandale Pass - Scandale Tarn - Little Hart Crag - High Bakestones - High Pike - Low Pike - High Sweden Bridge - Ambleside
Fells visited
Directory places visited

Starting Point Information Centre
Car park, Ambleside

Ambleside offers quite a few different car parks, all of which are very close to the main town centre. I should offer a word of caution though; don't forget to bring plenty of money to buy a parking ticket.


Route Map

Looking between Nab Scar and Loughrigg

Icicles in Scandale

Looking through Scandale

Scandale Pass. Little Hart Crag in the middle of the photo

Scandale from Scandale Pass

Scandale Tarn

Brothers Water and the Ullswater fells from Little Hart Crag

Looking over Middle Dodd towards the High Street fells from Little Hart Crag

High Bakestones and Scandale Head from just below Little Hart Crag

Looking back to Little Hart crag from High Bakestones

Scandale Head Cairn looking towards the Ullswater fells

Windermere and the Irish Sea from Scandale Head Cairn

Eddie at Scandale Head Cairn

Fairfield and Hart Crag from near Thack Bottom Edge

Great Rigg from near Thack Bottom Edge

Dry stone wall near High Pike

Scandale Pass

Sheepfold at bottom of Scandale Pass

Looking back to Scandale Pass and Little Hart Crag

Rydal Water from Low Brock Crags

Looking back again

High Sweden Bridge



Icicles in Rough Sides Woods


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