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Name:Thirdgill Head Man
Hill number:3730
Height:734m / 2408ft
Parent (Ma):2372  Grasmoor
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - North Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Grid ref:NY 18356 19603
Summit feature:cairn
Col:732m  NY183196  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 470 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Cinderdale up to Lad Hows. From here on to Grasmoor. From here along to Wandope, Thirdgill Head Man and finally along Whiteless Edge to Whiteless Pike. Down the other side to the head of Rannerdale and the path through the valley back to CinderdaleWayne Mac23/10/2019
With Jules and Jill on a very humid day on route to Eel Crag and GrasmoorGrey Hare03/08/2019
Picked up this straggler during ticking of some wainwrights on my second round.jocks122/05/2019
Headed over from Grasmoor to Whiteless Pike as an add on to the Coledale round. With MBZoe Little07/04/2019
Liz's first trip to The Lakes. 10 Wainwrights bagged.gavopeo30/03/2019
The clouds cleared as we reached the summitejjohnstone28/12/2018
3 of 12 on first trip to the lakes in my motorhome including high snockrigg, whiteless pike, thirdgill headman, wandope, sail, crag hill, eel crag, force crag, ard crags, aikin knott, ill crag and knott riggThe-Z-Man09/12/2018
From Lanthwaite Green car park with Manchester Hiking. Whin Ben, Whiteside West Top,Gasgill Crags Whiteside East top, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, Grasmoor, Wandope, Thirdgill Head Man,Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts. Bit windy and cold on the tops but amazing visibility; could see as far as the Mull of Galloway.Lazylizzie29/09/2018
On annual 10 in 10 MS charity event from Swinside Inn. 16.5 miles and 6,500 feet of ascent. Circular walk first fell Causey Pike, last Maiden Moor with stop at Buttermere village for refreshments.Hillsidenick23/06/2018
Parked near Hause Point, Rannderdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike, Wandope, Grassmoor, Sand Hill, Hopegill Head, Whiteside, back along road from Lanthwaite. Cold, with snow on Wandope and Grassmoor.Fell_wanderer29/11/2017
With Clare, Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave04/11/2017
Parked again Cinderdale Beck, up the back of Rannerdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike, Thirdgill Head Man, Wandope, Crag Hill, Grasmoor and back down to car via Lad Hows.Chipstertrain20/10/2017
From Braithwaite up valley to Coledale Hause then to Sand Hill, Hopegill Head, Grasmoor, Wandhope and Thirdgill Head Man.dgresty26/09/2017
Birkett bagging day. May well have been over the top before many years ago when Wainwright bagging Whiteless Pike, but can't be sure. Boring top, but made up for by superb view. On to Wandope then Eel Crag etcHillsidenick02/09/2017
Lanthwaite -> Whin Benn -> Whiteside West Top -> Whiteside -> Hope Gill Head -> Sand Hill -> Eel Crag -> Crag Hill -> Wandope -> Thirdgill Head Man -> Whiteless Pike -> Rannderdale Knotts -> Lanthwaitebriandiggle22/06/2017
Whin Ben, Whiteside Whiteside East top, Gasgill Crags,, Hopehead Gill, Sand Hill, Grasmoor, Wandope, ThirdgillHead Man, Whiteless Pike and Rannerdale Knotts 11.7 miles great walkTobo196913/06/2017
With paEatkinson14/05/2017
From Buttermere NT carpark. With Lindsey on a hot sunny day, light wind. Up Whiteless Breast to Whiteless Pike, Thirdgill Head, down to Coledale Hause then up over Sand Hill to Hopegill Head and along the ridge to Whiteside. Descended on steep path down to Langthwaite Farm; long tedious walk along the valley road back to Buttermere.Skip08/04/2017
Deliberate bag from Wandope to Whiteless Pike.Eddie09/10/2016
Between Wandope and Whiteless Pike.clivevilla02/09/2016
With David. #10 of 11. Hard to avoid.Newton Maximus29/08/2016
Crummock Water - Lad Hows - Grasmoor - Wandope - Thirdgill Head Man - Whiteless Pike - Crummock WaterBlue The Dog16/07/2016
DHMR Buttermere Horseshoe Fell RaceLittledave25/06/2016
On a backpack - Buttermere to Keswick section.Phreerunner25/06/2016
14.5 mile Circular route from Braithwaite. Easy aproach across plateau from Wandope, continue down to Whiteless Pike.rossdrummond04/06/2016
Solo sunnydentalchimp29/05/2016
Portinscale to ButtermereAjm031013/05/2016
Lovely spring day and great views. Might have done this pimple a couple of years ago.signyred09/04/2016
CVFR TWA reccerichardsun01/04/2016
From Coledale Hause, snow and ice on the path between Eel Crag and Grasmoor. Fantastic views across Buttermere to High Stile, Red Pike etc. On to Whiteless Pike.simonlowe27/02/2016
Crossed this in the snow on our way round from Whiteless Pike. Harriers Buttermere trip.cackleberry21/11/2015
ACW from braithwaite grisedale pike,hopegill head,whiteside,grasmoor,wandope,whiteless pike,crag hill, sail,scar crags, causey pike,outerside,barrow and tops.robertphillips17/10/2015
Newlands Pass - Whiteless Pike - Thirdgill Head Man - Crag Hill - Sail - Newlands PassBlue The Dog15/08/2015
Whin Ben - Whiteside - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Grasmoor - Crag Hill - Wandope - Whiteless Pike - Rannerdale KnottsMountainTerrier12/07/2015
Rannerdale, Whiteless Pike, Thirdgillhead Man, Wandrope, Coledale Hause, Sand Hill, Hopegill Head, Gasgale Crags, Whiteside E&W, Whin Ben, Lanthwaite.tim74730/05/2015
With Sturdy Girl Karren Baddeley.and Tim747 . Grasmoor Wandope, Whiteless PikeShutterlag03/05/2015
Done with Hilary Chuter on the way to Whittlees Pike.Aimless Rambler21/04/2015
Climbed as part of Rannerdale Round from Cinderdale Common.pwhitaker_196617/04/2015
Loop from Crummock Water, up Whiteside and back down WhitelessIainPeeks13/07/2014
down from Wandope and onto the Whiteless Pike ridgebardolph29/05/2014
Grasmoor 6Weather Prophet26/05/2014
OAC OAP weekend (With MS, JW, GM, RW, CB)robertgn25/05/2014
Bagged on my way up to Grasmoor from Buttermere YHA. Glad I had the summits loaded into my GPS otherwise I may have missed this one.Father Ted25/04/2014
On a round of Wainwrights and Birketts from Buttermere hostel: Rannerdale Knotts, Whiteless Pike, Thirdgill Head Man, Wandope, Crag Hill, Sail, Ard Crags, Ill Crag and Knott Rigg. Fine day once the cloud lifted. Stunning views.jonglew03/04/2014
a round from Buttermere, Wandope via Addacomb Ridge, then onto Whiteless Pike. With Frank on a bright windy dayLou29/03/2014
with IanDazza29/03/2014
Whin Ben, Whiteside West & East, Gasgale Crags, Hopegill Head, Sand Hill, Eel Crag, Crag Hill, Wandope, Thirdgill Head Man, Whiteless Pike, Rannerdale Knotts. Snowline at 1900, cold wind but clear tops.ijpowell27/03/2014
From Lanthwaite Green (NY 15896 20784) - Whin Ben - Whiteside West Top - Whiteside East Top - Gasgale Crags - Hopegill Head - Sand Hill - Grasmoor - Thirdgill Head Man - Whiteless Pike - Rannerdale Knotts.david23020105/10/2013
From Buttermere NT CP via Whiteless PikeAnduril22/06/2013