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Name:Little Hart Crag [Little Hart Crag - West Top]
Hill number:2566
Height:637m / 2090ft
Parent (Ma):2521  Fairfield
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Eden (Carlisle), Leven (Ulverston)
Watershed:Morecambe Bay, St Bees Head to Ravenscar, Solway Firth
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
Grid ref:NY 38731 10030
Summit feature:cairn
Col:603m  NY383102  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S OL7N
Observations:ground 120m ENE at NY 38853 10053 and 20m NW at NY 38722 10047 is lower
Survey:Abney level
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With Peggy and PandaWMW3124/11/2019
With: hb sb ab; From Cow Bridge car park by Brothers Water through Hartsop Hall then up NE ridge of High Hartsop Dodd. Followed ridge to Little Hart Crag then down to Scandale Pass and up to Red Screes. Descended over Middle Dodd and path back to car.Ian Baines04/11/2019
With: ib sb ab; From Cow Bridge car park by Brothers Water through Hartsop Hall then up NE ridge of High Hartsop Dodd. Followed ridge to Little Hart Crag then down to Scandale Pass and up to Red Screes. Descended over Middle Dodd and path back to car. Helen Baines04/11/2019
Via Hart Crag and Dove Crag from Cowbridge car park. Interesting little summit area. Continued down over High Hartsop Dodd.LizH12/10/2019
After Middle Dodd with Dusty,Jules&Jill on a clear dry dayGrey Hare11/10/2019
West Bromwich Mountaineering Club coach meet (a day out in the hills!).JtwoUD07/07/2019
High Hartsop Dodd - Little Hart Crag - Dove Crag - Hart Crag - Hartsop above How............ Very warm day but with welcome breeze on the topsmickw8828/06/2019
Night nav training. 2 metre visibility. I assume its a nice place.simonshrewsbury26/04/2019
Headed from the Fairfield round after a visit to priest hole via brothers water. clear day and easy path to follow. With MBZoe Little24/04/2019
With Jon, Paul and Alex - straight up Scandale from the rental house in Ambleside.Richard24/04/2019
With NB from Cow Bridge, nice horseshoe of Dove Crag and Little Hart Crag. Clear then light rain.Frank16/04/2019
Gale Crag, Hartsop above How, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, Little Hart Crag,High Hartsop Dodd. From Brotherswater with FRBheinn16/04/2019
From Cow Bridge and then the direct ascent via High Hartsop Dodd. Along to LHC and back via Caiston Glen.milimana01/04/2019
Snarker Pike, Raven Crag, Red Screes, Middle Dodd, Little Hart Crag, High Hartsop Doddkeithouk31/03/2019
Dovedale Round from Cow BridgeMountainTerrier30/03/2019
From High Hartsop Dodd. Descended via Scandale Pass into the Caiston Glen, then back via Hartsop Hall to the car park. With DB.Man of Kernow121/02/2019
From Red Screes with Eire, Evan, Sail, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave17/02/2019
From Dove CragCyclistno102/02/2019
Starting from Sweden Bridge Lane, Ambleside through footpath to Kirkstone Road. Travel a mile up road to footpath on right of road. Travel northward up ridge to Snarker Pike to Red Screes. Descend to Middle Dodd via Smallthwaite Band. Traverse road to Broad Crag and Scandale Pass. Ascend Little Hart Crag, follow ridge to High Hartsop Dodd. Retrace steps to Scandale Pass and down head in southerly direction down Scandale to Ambleside.raymooremanx24/11/2018
Route from Bill Birkett's Lakeland Fells Almanac P.98 KeithByTheC23/11/2018
Rydale Church, Nab Scar, Heron Pike, Rydal Fell, Great Rigg, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Dove Crag, Little Hart Crag, Red Screes, Raven Crag, Snarker Pike, Amblesidegaryhoney15/10/2018
with NualaEllie's Hills10/10/2018
From Dove Cragrfoster06/10/2018
Hartsop Dodd - Stony Cove Pike - Red Screes - Middle Dodd - Little Hart Crag - High Hartsop Doddtwg2714/09/2018
Solo. From Brothers Water. Scandals Pass on to Red S Rees then on to little Hart Crag. Good weather.mike.hoult12/09/2018
with DadM0YDH09/08/2018
From CP by A592 N of Brothers Water via Scandale Pass.IanHHill01/08/2018
Ambleside, Snarker Pike, Raven Crag, Red Screes, Little Hart Crag, Dove Crag, High Pike, Low Pike, Rydal.squeegs24/07/2018
From Kirkstone Pass, Red Screes, Middle Fell and then back over Little Hart Crag and High Hartsop Doodjmistry8621/07/2018
Solo with High Hartsop Crag. Warm and still sunny evening.jonesj219/07/2018
Brotherswater Inn - High Hartsop Dodd - LITTLE HERT CRAG - Middle Dodd - Red Screes - Kirkstone Pass Inn - Brotherswater Inneviljeff912/07/2018
High Hartsop Dodd, Little Hart Crag, Middle Dodd and Red Screes. Started at Cow Bridge car park, drinks at Kirkstone Pass Inn!Nick11/06/2018
Out and back route from car park opposite Kirkstone Pass Inn to Fairfield. Misty on ascent cleared to be a lovely sunny day at half way. Completely missed the summit on the way out as it was hidden in the mist, summitted properly on the way back.muzza205/05/2018
Done from Brothers Water and bagged in between High Hartsop Dodd and Middle DoddWayne Mac28/04/2018
With High Hartsop DoddNicky24/04/2018
With JGCW21/02/2018
From the Brotherswater Inn. Caiston Beck, Scandale Pass, Little Hart Crag, High Hartsop Dodd. Beautiful day, blue skies and snow, but winds strong enough to blow us over on the summits.Lazylizzie01/02/2018
Ambleside YHA, Low Pike, High Pike, Dove Crag, Little Hart Crag and return via Scandale.Grislywhite07/01/2018
Very snowy. Great day - crisp and clear but very snowy on the tops. Ice axe came in handy at a few hairy moments. Low Pike - High Pike - Dove Crag and Hart Crag - ascent from Ambleside starting and ending at the YHA. With GFE.Fionalevey15/12/2017
Hartsop Dodd Caudale Moor Red Screes Middle Dodd Little Hart Crag High Hartsop Dodd Harsop HowStu Percival06/12/2017
With PupLittledave18/11/2017
Scandale Head (High Bakestones) > Little Hart Crag West Top > Little Hart Crag > Little Hart Crag East Top from GR: NY 40184 11216ronaldo33317/11/2017
Fairfield horseshoe, clockwise, parking at Rydal and around to Red Scree. Sunshine and showers, and lots of rainbows!huwthomas04/11/2017
From Middle Dodd via Scandale Pass,3rd of 4 for the day. weather amazing great viewsboothy627/10/2017
With Tony Gordon.zoob19/09/2017
Red Screes, Middle Dod and Little Hart Crag from Kirkstone pass.alanm922/08/2017
parked in ambleside, walked up through scandale, cloudy but clearJames Burrows20/07/2017
From Brotherswater Inn Middle Dodd Red Screes Little Hart Crag High Hartsop DoddWifey201624/06/2017
Up Middle Dodd to Red Screes across to Little Hart Crag and ended the walk down High Hartsop Dodd Finished off with a pint of wainwright's in the Brotherwater InnTobo196924/06/2017