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The Dramatic Langdale Pikes

Climb up alongside Stickle Ghyll waterfalls with a steep ascent of Pavey Ark. Traverse along the tops to descend Stake Pass into Great Langdale. Includes three Wainwrights.

Discover why this spectacular landscape deserves to become a World Heritage Site in 2017.

Location: Near Ambleside
Start point: New Dungeon Ghyll LDNP car park, Langdale
Grid reference: NY294064
Price: Adult £10, child free. Parking charges apply
Grade: Very hard (see website listing for grade explanation)
Length:  12.5 km, 7.7 miles, 7 hrs
Total ascent:  2539 ft, 774 metres
Highest point:  2414ft, 736 metres  

Know before you go

Our uplands are beautiful places but can be cold, even in summer. For your own safety and comfort you’ll need:

Walking boots with ankle support and a good tread, essential on all activities except walks on flat, level ground.
Waterproof trousers and a waterproof and windproof jacket 
A warm top such as a fleece or jumper
Hat and gloves 
Sun protection 
Enough food and drink for the type and duration of the activity.

Please come appropriately dressed and equipped or you may be turned away. 
Well behaved dogs and guide dogs are allowed on many of our walks. Please check the website listing.

There’s lots more information on our website to help you make the most of your time with us.

Thank you for choosing to walk with us. All income raised helps us look after this spectacular landscape.

Saturday 03 June 2017 9:30am
Friday 22 September 2017 9:30am




New Dungeon Ghyll LDNP car park, Langdale
Grid Ref: NY 295 064 Langdale Cumbria LA22 9JX United Kingdom