A sunny, but sometimes cold walk on Sheffield Pike and Hart Side.

 

Date: 11th June 2011
Start Location: Stybarrow Crag
Time Started: 12:40
Duration: 4 Hours 5 Minutes
Distance: 11.7km - 7.27 Miles
Ascent (m/ft): 918m (3012ft)
Highest Point: Hart Side (756m/2480ft)
Parking: Roadside Parking at Stybarrow Crag
Weather: Mostly Sunny
Difficulty: Difficult
Stybarrow Crag - Mossdale Beck - Glenridding Dodd (151) - Heron Pike - Sheffield Pike (152) - Glencoyne Head - Hart Side (153) - Glencoyne - Stybarrow Crag
 
Birk Fell on Place Fell by Ullswater from the roadside parking.
Climbing steeply through the bracken and trees.
Ullswater and Birk Fell.
Arnison Crag, Birks and St Sunday Crag from the hause just above The Rake.
Glenridding Dodd summit cairn and an excellent view to the far eastern fells.
Ullswater from Glenridding Dodd summit.
St Sunday Crag.
The steep crags of St Sunday Crag. Pinnacle Ridge is there just on the left side of the crags.
A panorama from Glenridding Dodd. Click to see larger version.
Climbing the steep path to Sheffield Pike and looking back down to Glenridding Dodd and Ullswater.
Glenridding and the southern tip of Ullswater.
Sheffield Pike summit cairn.
High Raise and Rampsgill Head from Sheffield Pike. The fell infront of Rampsgill Head is Rest Dodd with the unmissable peat hags linking the fell to The Nab just off the photo.
Sheffield Pike.
Helvellyn and Catstye Cam.
Hart Side summit cairn.
Looking back up to Hart Side on the descent down to Glencoyne.