29th February 2004

Carrock Fell, High Pike, Lingy Hut and a small section of the Cumbria Way.


Walk Overview
Time 08:45 to 13:25
Duration 4 hr 40 min
Distance 9.1 mile
Ascent 2119 ft
Walking with On my own
Bowscale (village) - Stone Ends farm - Carrock Fell - High Pike - Cumbria Way track - Lingy Hut - Swineside - Bowscale (Village)
Fells visited
Directory places visited

Starting Point Information Centre
Roadside parking, Bowscale Hamlet

Although Bowscale is the tiniest of places, parking is usually adequate for the amount of people who want to walk from here at one time.

Parking is free, and keep your eyes open for the fell ponies which roam around this area.


Route Map

Fell ponies at Bowscale

Looking towards Coomb Height

Stone Ends farm from Scurth

Looking north from Scurth

Back of the Blencathera fells from just below Carrock Fell

Ready for lift off from Carrock Fell

Back of the Skiddaw fells from just below Carrock Fell

Back of the Skiddaw fells from Carrock Fell summit

Carrock Fell ridge with High Pike on the right

Looking back across to Carrock Fell

High Pike Summit

Towards the Solway from High Pike

Carrock Fell from Lingy Hut

Inside Lingy Hut


Lingy Hut

Arm O Grain Beck

Looking back up towards Lingy Hut

River Caldew, Coomb Height behind

Fell pony near Mosedale


Old sign

Blencathera on the drive home

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Lake District Walks