pike Scafell Pike from wasdale

The highest mountain in England has got to be on that bucket list. This is the most popular and shortest way to the summit. It has well made paths which are steep in places but with the help of our instructors you will be at the summit in no time. 

Difficulty                                                          Exposure



Distance : 12km/8miles                                 Duration :  7hours

Assent : 960m

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Private guiding available  for this walk 

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Join us in June to take part in an open Lake Distict 3000ers challenge event 

Route Description

We start at the Wasdale head Inn which is at the top of the Wasdale valley a place covered in mountaineering history and stories to tell in every direction. We then follow brown tongue path to the summit and get to embrace the fact we are at the highest point in England. For the decent we go over Lingmell summit then following the western path back to the valley and finish in the Wasdale head Inn for that well earned drink.

Alternatively why not join us on a totally unique sunset walk up to this beautiful mountain.

Summits included in the route

  • Scarfell                      978m
  • Lingmell                   800m
    guided walk up to Scafell pike


    What gear do I need ? 

    • Once we have picked up your booking we will send you a detailed packing list of everything your need 

    How fit do I need to be ?

    • It depends on the walk that would like to do, We ask that everyone has a basic level of fitness and books a walk that is suitable to there fitness levels . We are more than happy to have a chat with you if your unsure. 

    Do I need my own transport? 

    •  We ask that people arrange there own transport however if you struggling we are more than happy to offers you a lift to and from a central location. Alternatively if there is a large group we can arrange transport to suit that .