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Name:Cofa Pike
Hill number:3813
Height:823m / 2700ft
Parent (Ma):2521  Fairfield
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Birkett, Synge
(B,Sy)
Grid ref:NY 35865 12073
Summit feature:small cairn on rock outcrop
Drop:13m
Col:810m  NY358120  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 455 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Fairfield. Solo.Dangerous Dave10/06/2019
Rydal Fell loop. Cold but Sunny.MarkGD12/05/2019
Started in patterdale and walked up to Grisdale tarn over the path up to Fairfield @872m and down over cofa PikeAristotle Chip15/02/2019
With: hb tp mt; Up Birks then St. Sunday Crag from Patterdale. Down to Deepdale Hause then using crampons up Cofa Pike onto Fairfield. Across to Hart Crag then down Hartsop above How back to Patterdale.Ian Baines11/02/2019
With: ib tp mt; Up Birks then St. Sunday Crag from Patterdale. Down to Deepdale Hause then using crampons up Cofa Pike onto Fairfield. Across to Hart Crag then down Hartsop above How back to Patterdale. Helen Baines11/02/2019
10 of 14 on 16 mile round.The-Z-Man25/10/2018
14.4 miles, 3791ft Fairfield Horseshoe Walk.stephenbuda08/09/2018
Picking off a couple of stragglers Cofa and Gavel Pike via Fairfield and St Sunday.Quiet day with the clag covering the tops.As usual as soon as we returned to Patterdale the tops were clear..jocks104/09/2018
With K and RM on way from St. Sunday Crag to FairfieldAshley11/06/2018
Great run is serious humidity - thunder rolling around in the background!nell158308/06/2018
From Patterdale YHA with Jago, Dave, Steve G, Tim and Adrian, 15.7km in 6h 18m on an at times windy day but bright and sunny: Gale Crag - Hartsop Above How - Hart Crag - Fairfield - Cofa Pike - St Sunday Crag - Gavel Pike. Bypassed Birks (done before) on route down.stevem7628/04/2018
Parked in Patterdale, Deepdale Bridge, Gale Crag, Hartsop Above How, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Cofa Pike, Gavel Pike, Birks. Mostly clear with some sun and good views, strong cold win with the snow mostly melted away.Fell_wanderer29/01/2018
Parked at Deepdale bridge. Up to Wall End then did a high traverse with CM and Marli to Deepdale Hause and a short climb to the summit. Onto St Sunday Crag and Gavel Pike.bolton12/10/2017
CJM12/10/2017
From Patterdale: Arnison Crag, Birks, St.Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag and Hartsop Above Howe. Beautiful weekend away in the LakesLazylizzie02/06/2017
Arnison Crag, Birks, St.Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield and Gavel Pike. From Patterdale. 3rd great day of amazing views and weather!!Alunrees3327/03/2017
Very very windy today, be carefulbardolph18/12/2016
From Fairfield on way to St Sundays Cragrfoster14/10/2016
A long walk Arnison Crag, Birks, Gravel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Fairfield, cola Pike, Hart Crag Hartsop Above How and finally up Gale Crag 13 miles done a very hard walkTobo196918/08/2016
Solo (a scramble)dentalchimp14/08/2016
16th top of 18 today on the second leg of my improvised Bob Graham round starting from Craglands guesthouse in Keswick, visiting Castlerigg stone circle en-route before climbing Threlkeld Knotts, Clough head, Calfhow Pike, Little Dodd, Great Dodd, Watson's Dodd, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise, Whiteside Hill, Helvellyn lower man, Catstye cam, Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, High Crag, Dollywaggon pike and now in a steady rain, down the recrntly renovated footpath down to the tarn and after filling up my water bottle i took the footpath running diagonally uo the ridge joining it not far from St Sunday Crag but heading upto Cofa pike involving some nice scrambling. Great little top!!Dazingdale07/06/2016
nab scar, heron pike,hp north top, stone arthur,greatt rigg, fairfield, cofa pike, hart crag, dove crag, high pike, low pike, C/W parked ambleside cricket club.robertphillips04/04/2016
Nice rocky top. From Patterdale on a circuit including St Sunday Crag, Fairfield and Hart Crag plus all the little tops. Steep ice sheets up from Deepdale Hause.jonglew27/02/2016
Patterdale circuit - Cow Bridge over Arnison Crag, St Sunday crag, Fairfield, Hartsop over How, Cow Bridge. Great winter walk with some wind but clear skies.Ajm031003/02/2016
Snow on the summit, very windyMountain Girl01/01/2016
up and down from deepdale hausecolinfielding22/11/2015
Deepdale Horseshoe, after St Sunday. Kept to the ridge crest for the best scrambling. Dramatic views of Fairfield's north face.Jake99410/10/2015
Birks - Gavel Pike - St Sunday Crag - Cofa Pike - Fairfield - Great Rigg - Rydal Fell 1st Top - Rydal Fell 2nd Top - Rydal Fell 3rd Top - Rydal Fell 4th Top - Heron Pike North Top - Heron Pike (Rydal) - Nab Scarronaldo33304/09/2015
With Eire, Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave03/07/2015
Walked as part of annual AW Walk Deepdale Horseshoe.11 in attendance. Sunny with a strong cold wind on top of ridge. Visited the Priest Hole.rwinrow27/06/2015
Rydal Hall -> Nab Scar -> Heron Pike -> Heron Pike North Top -> Great Rigg -> Cofa Pike -> Fairfield -> Hart Crag -> Dove Crag -> High Pike -> Low Pike -> Rydal Hallbriandiggle22/06/2015
Climbed Helvellyn to meet and cheer on Lesley & Darren doing the Old Counties Top Race. I then continued on a recce for my 24 in 24 route over Seat Sandal & Fairfield -St Sunday- valley to Baystones and down to Ambleside for a bus back.Chris Pearson21/05/2015
hiking club tripdanduponty08/02/2015
With Nick Rich Pete (St Sunday - Fairfield Circuit)richardsun03/11/2014
Ian Hodgson RelayAndySwift05/10/2014
From Travellers Rest up Tongue Gill to Hause Gap, Grisedale Tarn to Deepdale Hause, steep up to Cofa Pike, Fairfield 'very flat', down via Great Rigg & Stone Arthur back to Travellers Rest for well deserved pint, Great views all day, Sun & cloud, v little breeze, Fab September weather.apricorum14/09/2014
Deepdale roundIainPeeks24/08/2014
Ascended en route to Fairfield from St Sunday Crag.The Playful Pig24/08/2014
Nethermost Pike, High Crag, Dollywagon Pike, Seat Sandal, Fairfield and Cofa Pike. Great day with some incredible viewsAlunRees3118/08/2014
Arnison Crag-Birks-St Sunday Crag-Cofa Pike-Fairfield. Blustery, showery day. Return via Grisedale tarn.jonesthesteam12/08/2014
From Dunmail Raise via Grisedale Tarn and Deepdale HauseAnduril10/07/2014
GL3D Placing controls - PupLittledave01/05/2014
Via Deepdale Lakesgirl18/04/2014
First warm day of Spring - made the most of it with a walk in Patterdale. Patter dale - Hartsop Above How - Hart Crag - Fairfield - St Sunday Cragsrichoakes30/03/2014
Deepdale horsesheoCaralynR05/10/2013
IanDazza14/09/2013
16 mile walk with Jack. Parked in Patterdale. Climbed Arnison Crag and returned to main path. Continued upwards to Sunday Crag, Fairfield, Seat Sandal, down to Grisedale Tarn, back up to Dollywagon Pike, Nethermost Pike, Helvellyn, Lower Man, and down via Birkhouse Moor. Good weather, enjoyable route.meltdiceburg06/08/2013
Circuit from Patterdale via Striding Edge, Helvellyn, Fairfield and St Sunday Cragrjf3513/07/2013
Birketts 2nd roundDave Geere02/06/2013
Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfieldronaldo33319/05/2013