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I love the Lake District. And a slow ramble around with the top down on the car was a perfect day... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Madison, Wisconsin
It’s bigger cousins tend to outshine

For me this was a wonderful treck up to Sheffield Pike, along to Heron Pike & Glenridding . It’s a... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Great walk but was tough on the kids. Youngest was 8. They got about 3/4 of the way up and decided to head back down. I carried on to the top with friend and came down the tough way. Weather wasn't great so views were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

I love the Lake District. And a slow ramble around with the top down on the car was a perfect day in May.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jenehr
Reviewed 5 August 2018

For me this was a wonderful treck up to Sheffield Pike, along to Heron Pike & Glenridding . It’s a gradual climb and not overly demanding. It’s bigger cousin , Hellvellyn makes a wonderful backdrop. The views of Ullswater are constantly changing and I was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rosslareharbour
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We parked in Glenridding and walked up via Blaes Crag and the south east ridge of Heron Pike. The path by Blaes Crag is steep and partially improved with loose stone. About a hundred metres from the wall at the top we were walking in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 938fjg
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Been to summit twice now and its a good hike with worth while views. Made full day of walk as completed 9 summits that day.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank andynix2017
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Quite and easy walk from Glenridding and worth the effort for the scenic views of Ullswater and Helvellen and surrounding fells

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Always glorious walking everywhere around here! Stunning views and ever-changing scenery make this rewarding every step of the way.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank AndrewPS
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We parked at Glencoyne Bay and ascended via Glencoyne House and Nick Head, a long but straightforward route with good views of Ullswater. The path at the top is undergoing repair and so should be better soon. The descent was not as straightforward, it's easy...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Tamw0rth2
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Great views along the length of Ullswater from the top of Sheffield Pike. Reasonably easy walk, no climbing involved

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank hem0116
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Steep climb and torturous descent back to the parking, but so worth it. The view on top of Sheffield Pike is breathtaking. We were lucky enough to have a gorgeous weather on our side. You can just see for miles. If you are not used...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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