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Harrison Stickle and Pike of Stickle Lake District WALKING - Walks - Langdales - Harrison Stickle & Pike of Stickle

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It is recommended that you console your map of the area you intend to walk in for the correct route as the walks mentioned are an overview.

A walk with defined paths to Harrison Stickle, Pike O'Stickle and Loft Crag.

There are steep ascents and descents with rewarding views of the area and beyond.

Highest Point: 736m/2414ft

Distance: 10.5km/6.5miles

Time: 5hrs

Starting/Finish Point:
The car park at New Dungeon
Ghyll/Sticklebarn - LANGDALES

Langdale Route Map

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LANGDALES - Starting point and Finish

Pavey Ark And Stickle TarnFrom the car park take the path that leads past the toilets and goes behind Sticklebarn to a stony path that runs alongside Stickle Ghyll.

Take this path with Stickle Ghyll being on your right all the time has you ascend upwards to Stickle Tarn passing the waterfalls on route.

On reaching Stickle Tarn follow the path to the right that will take you around the Tarn to Bright Beck. Take the left path and cross over the Beck this will now take you along the Beck with Bright Beck being on your right and on the left the rocky formation of Pavey Ark and it's buttresses.

Looking Across To Pavey Ark From Harrison StikleEventually you will arrive at the top to a grassy plateau near Thunacar Knott. Keeping to the path and heading in a southern direction you will arrive at Harrison Stickle with Stickle Tarn down below to your left.

From here you will begin too descent in a westerly direction down too a Beck to cross and only to ascend once again to arrive at Pike O'Stickle where there will be a small scramble to the top [you will have to scramble down the same section to come off the summit].

Taken From Pike 'Of' StikleAfter descending the summit you will go right in south direction for Loft Crag. On reaching Loft Crag you will continue along the path where the descent will become steep, eventually leveling off for a time before coming steep again has you past Mark Gate and Dungeon Ghyll Force on your left.

Shortly you will arrive back at the point off start behind Sticklebarn.



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