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Name:Little Gowder Crag
Hill number:2409
Height:733m / 2405ft
Parent (Ma):2368  Pillar
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Calder & Ehen, Catchment Boundaries, Irt
Class:Nuttall, Birkett, Synge, Buxton & Lewis
Grid ref:NY 14026 10985
Summit feature:rock 1m from S side of wall
Col:716m  NY141109  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89
(1:25k) OL4S OL6N
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 497 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Ennerdale Bridge to Gatesgarth with GFEFionalevey28/07/2020
Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Caw Fell - Iron Crag - Whoap - Lank Rigg - Crag Fell. Did a little unnecessary but fun scrambling to obtain this summitGary Heath21/03/2020
Birkett 3 with PeteDave Geere25/11/2019
did it with dave geerepedro125/11/2019
From Ennerdale, a long day. Lingmell- Long Crag- Steeple- Scoat Fell-Middle Scoat Fell- Great Scoat Fell- Haycock- Caw Fell- Little Gowder Crag- Iron CragWayne Mac29/06/2019
Honister - Fleetwith Pike - Haystacks - High Crag - High Stile - Red Pike - Starling Dodd - Great Borne - Ennerdale - Caw Fell - Haycock (wild camp)twg2728/06/2019
Heading towards Steeple from Boat Howe. With Bryher.jenx18/06/2019
Parked at bend NW of Burn Edge. Burn Edge, Swarth Fell, Latter Barrow, Kinniside, Lank Rigg, Iron Crag, Caw Fell, Little Gowder Crag, Whoap and Blakeley Ridge. About 14 miles.CJM30/04/2019
Parked at bottom of Nether Beck under Middle Fell, walked up the half decent path all way to Pots of Ashness. Skirted this wet ground to NE and then the Joss Naylor trail to break off for my penultimate Synge, High Pikehow. For good measure re-bagged Haycock, Little Haycock then back past Pikehow to Seatallan on the JNT then Middle Fell. Descended direct through Iron Crag to path then car.nordicstar27/02/2019
From Tewit How. On to Caw Fell.Wycombe Wanderer29/09/2018
(Walkers with) Torun Mcmoran (Start/Parking point) Greendale - Joss Naylor Cairn - Buckbarrow - Glade How - Seatallan - Pots of Ashness - Brown Band - Caw Fell - Little Gowder Crag - Haycock - Pots of Ashness - Middle Fell - Greendaleredbob12/09/2018
Up Nether Beck then Lad Crag Beck with DW taking in High Pikehow, Caw, Little Gowder, Scoat Fell, Steeple and Red Pike Down via Dore Head and Over Beck. Weather OK to beging, but hot and windless for the second half of the day. 11 days of dry weather made this walk, more pleasant than it could have been.nukeboy121/05/2018
From Greendale. Middle Fell, Seatallan, High Pikehow, Haycock, Little Gowder Crag, Caw Fell and Iron Crag. 6 and a half hours. A long way back cross country from Iron Crag but a great day.clivevilla13/04/2018
Round of Middle Fell, Haycock, Little Gowder Crag, Caw, Seatallan, Glade How, and Buckbarrow from Nether Wasdale Common.russell6118/09/2017
From Nether Beck Bridge with wife. Route to col between Scoat and Haycock rocky in parts and very wet in places. Scoat first then back down and up for Haycock. Got as far as Little Gowder crag but just didn't have time to do Caw. That will be a long, gruelling mistake to correct.nukeboy122/08/2017
Followed the wall from Haycock in mist. Most likely unwittingly bagged many times on the Ennerdale Horseshoe Fell Race.Eddie09/07/2017
Solo. 7 South Ennerdale watershed Wainwrights.Vin03/07/2017
Greendale -> Buckbarrow -> Glade Howe -> Seatallan -> High Pike How -> Little Gowder Crag -> Haycock -> Caw Fell -> Blengdale -> Greendalebriandiggle17/09/2016
From Church Stile Campsite Nether Wasdale NY 125 043 Via Buckbarrow, Seatallan, Haycock. Then onto Scoat Fell & Middle Fell.Westdenewalker13/09/2016
Bell Rib, Yewbarrow,Red Pike, Black Crag, Little Scoat Fell, Great Scoat Fell, Steeple, Scoat Fell, Haycock, Little Gowder Crag, High Pikehow, Seatallan, Middle Fell. A great day out with Mart but lots of cloud after Steeple.John Eley02/08/2016
Double visit to top this day. With Penda, from Wasdale NT campsite via col between Haycock & Scoat Fell, on to H, then on to Caw Fell and Iron Crag, then return via CF, LGC and H. A linear route, all of walk from the corrie below H was in low cloud, windy but not cold. 15 miles and 7hrs 45mins, long flog!beorwulf21/07/2016
From Ennerdale up to Haycock and around to Pillar then Back downjmistry8617/07/2016
Southern Ennerdale circuit from Bowness Knott car parkAjm031012/07/2016
Afternoon Brisk walk / Jog from Ennerdale YHA, taking in Iron Crag , Caw Fell, Little Gowder, Haycock and Tewitt Howe. I got a bit carried away...Shutterlag16/06/2016
ACW round from cp near bowerdale of bell rib, yewbarrow, stirrup crag, black crag, red pike, black crag, scoat fell, middle scoat fell, steeple, great scoat fell, haycock, little gowder crag, caw fell, iron crag, high pikehow,robertphillips29/05/2016
From HaycockThe Playful Pig23/04/2016
Cool and windy climb from Greendale in Wasdale, mist on tops in morning then clear and sunny later. Up Middle Fell, then Haycock, Little Gowder Crag, Caw Fell, High Pikehow, Seatallan, Glade How, Buckbarrow. Beautiful hike!mavero1025/03/2016
As part of walk over Yewbarrow, and North Top, Red Pike, Scoat Fell, Black Crag, Pillar, then over to Steeple, Haycock, Gowder Crag, Caw Fell, Iron Crag and then over to Seatallan and back to the car park. 18 miles.isabelle20/03/2016
Fine rugged little summit, especially so after dreary Caw Fell and Iron Crag. Returned towards Caw Fell then down long gently angled ridge to head of the lake. Then path along S shore back to dam.Aye Jimmy03/09/2015
Ennerdale Lake - Steeple - Scoat Fell - Haycock - Caw Fell - Ennerdale Lakemnph11/08/2015
I saw some people missing this one out. They will regret that later in life when they get into hill bagging later in life!Father Ted07/06/2015
On way from Black Sail YH to Ennerdale Bridgechrisj196529/05/2015
From Haycockiannotts24/05/2015
With HilaryAimless Rambler04/05/2015
Great little craggy top en route to Haycock.simocity14/03/2015
Worth the small climb upto the rocky summit. The wall passes through the summit. Distinctive, between Haycock and Caw Fell.knavesandblades22/09/2014
down from haycock on to caw fellbardolph26/07/2014
With Damian, Dominic, Clare, Sail, Evan, Danu, Coel, Alfie & Eire.Dangerous Dave12/07/2014
Walked from Ennerdale Water and took in Caw Fell, Little Gowder Crag, Haycock and Tewit Howastokes16/05/2014
From Overbeck Bridge (NY 16779 06826) - Road walking at first to Netherbeck Bridge then picked up path following the course of Nether Beck as far as Little Lad Crag. From here steepish ascent to the col between Haycock & Scoat Fell, from here out and back leg to Haycock, Little Gowder Crag & Caw Fell. Onwards to Great Scoat Fell - Steeple - Middle Scoat Fell - Scoat Fell - Red Pike (Wasdale) - Black Crag - Dore Head. From here short but steep scramble to the summit of Stirrup Crag then along the ridge to Yewbarrow.david23020110/04/2014
out with FlipperFeet kinniside stone circle, Grike, Crag Fell, Boat How, Iron Crag, Caw Fell, Little Gowder, Haycock, Whoap and Lank Rigg. 15 miles with little views but no rain!AvidSockWearer02/12/2013
Grike, Crag Fell, Iron Crag, Caw Fell, Haycock, Lank Rigg.Flipperfeet02/12/2013
Visited between Haycock and Caw Fell. Rocky outcrop on the path.jonglew12/09/2013
Over from Haycock, short amblemcbiydw225/08/2013