23rd April 2005

Carrock Fell, High Pike and Lingy Hut.


Walk Overview
Time 10.00 to 14.35
Duration 4 hr 35 min
Distance 8.6 mile
Ascent 2041
Walking with Jennifer
Mosedale - Carrock Fell - High Pike - Lingy Hut - Swinside - Mosedale
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

Mosedale House with the lower slopes of Carrock Fell behind.

Looking back down the steep path up to Carrock Fell by Further Gill Sike.

Carrock Fell summit.

High Pike in the distance seen across Carrock Fell's flat grassy ridge.

And again this time taken from the other end of the ridge.

High Pike summit.

From near High Pike summit with Great Lingy Hill and Knott in front of a hazy Skiddaw ridge.
The top of Great Calva can just be seen in front of Skiddaw Little Man.

From Lingy Hut looking down to the mines at the end of the Swinside road with Carrock Fell on the left of the picture.

Lingy Hut.

Looking down to the mines again from Adam O Grain (Beck).

Adam O Grain.

The bridge at the end of the Swinside road.

Coomb Height from about halfway along the road back to Mosedale.

Mosedale hamlet.

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