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Name:Atkinson Pike [Foule Crag]
Hill number:2323
Height:845m / 2772ft
Parent (Ma):2320  Blencathra - Hallsfell Top
RHB Section:34A: Lake District - Northern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Northern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington)
Class:Nuttall, Birkett, Synge, Buxton & Lewis
Grid ref:NY 32436 28300
Summit feature:rock 3m W of cairn
Col:829m  NY323279  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S
Observations:rock is about 50cm higher than cairn base
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 869 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Alpine day, snow and fogRumbo18/12/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins17/11/2019
Dads&Lads - Up Hall's Fell Ridge to Blencathra, over to Middle Tongue and Blease Fell, back to Atkinson Pike and down Scales Fell.ByronHaywood05/09/2019
Stan The Man22/06/2019
From Threlkeld, up Hall's Fell and down Blease Fell. Lovely sunny day and surprisingly quiet on top.milimana20/05/2019
Bob Graham leg 1 recce (hiked with Dad) (bonus summit)tsar.nathan11/05/2019
Blencathra with Lindsey on a sunny clear day. Route was Mousethwaite Combe; Scales Beck; Scales Tarn; Sharp Edge; Foule Crag; Halls Fell Top; Gategil Fell Top; Doddick Fell Top; Scales Fell.Skip20/04/2019
With JGCW02/04/2019
With CPgarth8702/04/2019
sarah mundell24/03/2019
Dave Sargent29/12/2018
In spite of bright sunshine the rest of the day it snowed on the ascent so trimarc2 and I got very cold! Total day: 20km covering Souther Fell (both tops), Bannersdale Crags, Mungrisdale Common and all the tops of Blencathra.Fionalevey28/10/2018
Scott Morley 8617/10/2018
Ascent from A66 parking W of Scales. Route up via Sharp Edge and descent SSE ridge from summit.welshyboyo25/08/2018
Sham Sharrock14/07/2018
Up on direct grass path from Mungrisdale Common cairn. Skirted around the bottom of the scree to stay on grass to reach the saddle near the quartz cross. On to Blencathra main top.Hillsidenick11/07/2018
Solo, Scales Tarn Circuit via Sharp Edge.Mountain Goat06/07/2018
From Scales on way to Blencathra. Enjoyed Sharp Edge and the scramble up Foule Crag. A classic Lakeland route.adrian34530/06/2018
Brillant scramble after Sharp edge up to blencathra. Best part for me!!Zoe Little03/06/2018
Lamb bridge -> Halls fell ridge -> Halls fell top -> Gategill Fell Top -> Atkinson Pike -> Mungrisdale Common -> Doddick Fell -> Doddick Fell ridge -> Lamb Bridgebriandiggle14/05/2018
From Blencathra field centre. Blencathra ridge including Atkinson Pike descending from Scales Fell. With Jill and Gary.ijpowell20/04/2018
with SR from CP nr field centre along ridge to Blencathra and down via Mungrisdale Common. Cloudy and cold wind.Frank18/04/2018
ALHEJ Wilkins11/03/2018
Wil FR211/03/2018
Blencathra round with OH and Dog from Threlkeld. Up via Doddick Fell, summit ridge including Atkinson Pike, then descend via Blease Fell. Weather very windy on top, patchy snow and ice but brilliant sunshine.cackleberry24/02/2018