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Name:Skiddaw Little Man
Hill number:2321
Height:865m / 2838ft
Parent (Ma):2319  Skiddaw
RHB Section:34A: Lake District - Northern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Northern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington), Catchment Boundaries, Eden (Carlisle)
Watershed:Solway Firth
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:NY 26676 27792
Summit feature:rock 5m NW of cairn
Drop:61m
Col:804m  NY265280  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Observations:Wainwright summit is the cairn (NY 26680 27785)
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1562 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With Arthur and RachelMadjonny09/08/2020
07.15..Early morning madness, with red tinned clouds to celebrate Liverpool's first league title in 30 years..vegibagger26/06/2020
Gale Road - Cumbria Way - North East ridge of Lonscale Fell (never again) - Lonscale Fell East Top - Lonscale Fell - Jenkin Hill - Lesser Man - Little Man - Skiddaw - Sale How - Skiddaw. House - Cumbria Way - Gale RoadMountainTerrier24/06/2020
Parked at Blencathra car park. Lonsdale, Skiddaw, Bakestall, Calva, Mungrisdale Common.PGCE09/06/2020
From Carl Side across Broad End. With Alfie. W Rnd6 No.13Dangerous Dave21/03/2020
Great views all around on this windless dayChinnockC04/03/2020
9.5 mile loop from Blencathra Visitor centre. BVC - Skiddaw House - LITTLE MAN - LONSCALE FELL - BVC. No proper direct route back to BVC. Couldn't cross beck (water flow) and spent an hour finding a crossing lower down (fallen log).richoakes19/01/2020
ran Up taking in Lonsdale fell, little man and skiddaw. Gorgeous solo run.Jim Baz19/11/2019
5/12 Lonscale Fell from Skiddaw tourist path, then out to Lonscale Fell East Top, back to collect Jenkin Hill, Skiddaw Lesser Man, Skiddaw Little Man, Skiddaw South Top, Skiddaw Middle Top, Skiddaw Summit, Skiddaw North Top, Broad End, then down over the fence to East to pick up good track down to Hare Crag, down to Skiddaw House and back up Fence Line to Burnt Horse Hill, and popped back over the Lonscale Fell col to use tourist path back down to Keswick. A smashing round, with less re-assent than I had imagined, good paths throughout 5 hours.nickywood127/10/2019
out for my geocaching event up Skiddaw grabbing, lonscale fell, jenkin hill, lesser man, little man,skiddaw, carl side, long side, ullock pike, dodd. 12 milesAvidSockWearer20/10/2019
Started from Under Skiddaw car park, proceeded up the relentless gravel track. Deviate off main track to climb the steep peak of Little Man. I made the mistake in cloudy conditions that this was Skiddaw proper until the clouds cleared to showed the looming mass of Skiddaw and my gps confirmed it. Brilliant views from Little Man of Helvelyn range and Keswick.giant_hiker23/09/2019
Ascent from Keswick to Skiddaw Little Man. Ridge walk to Lonscale Fell. Decent back to Keswick. Cloud above mountains, dry, good views, no heat haze.jking23/09/2019
Ascent from Keswick to Skiddaw Little Man. Ridge walk to Lonsdale Fell. Decent back to Keswick. Cloud above mountains, dry, good views, no heat haze.markm23/09/2019
From Keswick Spooney Green Lane and then side of latrigg. Footpath over the hill to start of slog up the track to lesser man then little man.keenwalker19/09/2019
Ridge walk to Skiddaw then down to KeswickArbie14/09/2019
Bg1 attemptfellmandave09/09/2019
Small detour from BGR Leg 1 recceNumptyDumpty08/08/2019
Family ascent of Skidawkjg10627/07/2019
From Latrigg car park. A round of Skiddaw Lesser Man, Skiddaw Little Man, Skiddaw South Top, Skiddaw Middle Top,Skiddaw, Skiddaw North Top, Jenkin Hill and Lonscale Fell. With HT and JT.Sprog22/06/2019
Round of skiddaw Dodd, Carl Side, long side, ullock Pike, skiddaw, little man, Lonsdale and Latrigg. Nice warm day, with plenty sunshine near the end.Mountainhikes19/06/2019
Great viewsTigger424218/06/2019
Lonsdale, Little Man, Carl Side, Longside, Skiddaw and Great Calva. Solo. Raining.axoree08/06/2019
From Keswick Moot Hall, as part of my BG attempt. beautiful daysiholden20/05/2019
Start of second round of Wainwrights. From Millbeck. Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw - Carl Side and Dodd. Sun and cloud with cold wind from west.mickw8806/05/2019
With J and LAAGCW13/04/2019
Solo. Was up at Skiddaw and thought why not? So continued to Little Man and back. Easy going both up and down.Statto25/03/2019
Going upto Skiddaw. Quite a wind. Bit of cloud but started dry.yeha02/03/2019
With Lonscale FellNicky25/02/2019
A great view down over Keswick and Derwent water.. The path in this area are beautiful wide and easy to followAristotle Chip14/02/2019
Started from Keswick on the bridleway then over the A66 to pick up the path and follow the route from WALKLAKES.CO.UK. Skiddaw, Skiddaw Middle Top, Skiddaw South top, Little man, Lesser man, Jenkin hill and Skiddaw north top. No view from the top but plenty of walkers about and numerous bikers pushing their bikes...Buck09/12/2018
Lonscale Fell, Skiddaw and Carl Side with LucyNab Scar25/11/2018
The Watches, Ullock Pike, Skiddaw, Little Man; Country Walking - 367; Steep first section, and up ullock pike and up skiddaw, South to North meant sun in my eyes for most of the day.Train to Penrith, bus to start and back from KeswickWaggaWagg17/11/2018
Fabulous views all the way up and as soon as we reached the summit the low cloud came across! Still worth it though.apshepherd01/11/2018
Up from Threlkeld, via Latrigg. Old pony track across the various tops to summit. Down Eastern slopes to Skiddaw House then path/road to Threlkeldnordicstar15/10/2018
Part of Skiddaw hikeLauraabbott 04/10/2018
19.1 miles, 4269ft Skiddaw and Carl Side walk.stephenbuda15/09/2018
18.8 miles, 4465ft Skiddaw and Cumbria Way walk.stephenbuda10/09/2018
with MaddyTeasyChris05/09/2018
With Tiarnan WestPete West25/08/2018
On way down from SkiddawHam and Skate25/08/2018
From Latrigg Car Park (via Lonscale Peak and Lesser Man)paulcook280911/08/2018
Headed up from the car park, easy path to summit.Zoe Little09/08/2018
Part of a summer walk in 2018, walking from hostel to hostel starting at Keswick yha, and ending at Helvellyn yha. Mostly good weather- muggy heat and spectacular views, however often cloud on top!Joel45105/08/2018
Climbed this from the Jenkin Hill path to Skiddaw.All the Skiddaw tops done along with Jenkin Hill and the 2 Lonscale Fell tops. 9 Tops in allWayne Mac26/07/2018
From car park near Ormathwaite, over Little Man and Skiddaw to Lonscale Fell back to the car park. Warn, sunny day with Ben. His first 3000 feet peak.Victor06/07/2018
From Skiddaw. Descended to Pt. 928m, then SW to the col and up to the summit. With BC, DB and RP. Onwards to Carl Side.Man of Kernow104/07/2018
We set off from the highest YHA in the country, Skiddaw House (470m) where we had enjoyed an excellent night’s accommodation, & what a treat to wake up in such spectacular surroundings. Quickly gaining height over Sale How through thousands of long legged bugs flying around, it felt like we reached the top of Little Man in no time at all. Absolutely fantastic view in the early morning haze & heat, & we lingered a while to savour the moment.AmyYoung23/05/2018
After taking my daughter(6) up Skiddaw, I took her up Little Man on the way back down. Blue skies and sunshine but cold biting wind. Got back down at 18:30.NorthernWayfarer13/05/2018
Ridge route from Lonscale Fell and descend to Gale Rd car parkLand Rover10/05/2018
With my Border Collie Tess. On route to Skiddaw.adrian34509/05/2018