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Name:Pike of Blisco
Hill number:2419
Height:705m / 2313ft
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Leven (Ulverston)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Wainwright, Birkett, Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis,
Bridge, Clem
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg,Cm)
Grid ref:NY 27119 04213
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:177m
Col:528m  NY269035  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL6N
Observations:North cairn is higher than South cairn
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Wow, what weather; One of the clearest days in the Lakes ever. Hard snow on the tops, which was in the main lovely to walk on. Made our way up via brownsey Gill to Pike o Blisco where we managed to meet with dad who was making his way to Coniston. From there we headed to Cold Pike, across the Middle towards crinkle crabs via the bad step. Lunch at the top, then Baz and I nipped over to Bowfell and grabbed that, whilst the other returned to old dungeon gill via the band. Baz and I followed after them as too much ice at the top to risk the climbers traverse. Great day walking with Baz, Lyndon, Andy, Stu, Dan unfortunately Matt had to duck out last minute due to a dodgy tummy!Jim Baz18/11/2019
Langdale Horseshoepaulcook280912/10/2019
Dungeon Ghyll -> Pike of Blisco -> Cold Pike -> Cold Pike West Top -> Cold Pike Far West Top -> Great Knott -> Crinkle Crags South Top -> Crinkle Crags Long Top -> Shelter Crags -> Shelter Crags North Top -> Bow Fell -> Esk Pike -> Rossett Pike -> High Raise -> Thurnacar Knott -> Harrison Stickle -> Pike of Stickle -> Loft Crag -> Dungeon Ghyll.axoree14/09/2019
Walked up to watch the sunset after camping high on the pathColin Crawford06/09/2019
From NY 2832 0323. Short round of 6 hills, this the fourth, ending at Blake Rigg (Little Langdale). Required a 2 mile walk along the road from parking spot, but after Blake Rigg dropped straight down to the car.jonglew12/08/2019
Ascent from Blea Tarn and then down via scarcely evident path to Wrynose Bridge. Good walking day but quite windy on the top!hannah&steven12/08/2019
With K from Three Shires Stones. MagnificentAshley02/07/2019
With JGCW18/06/2019
With NB from ODG, Stool End, Pike o Blisco, Cold Pike, Cold Pike West Top, Cold Pike Far West Top and Great Knott. Return as start, Sunny and often warm with chilly wind.Frank18/06/2019
Pike of Blisco, Cold Pike (plus 2 tumps) Great Knott With FRBheinn18/06/2019
Parked at Old Dungeon Ghyll NT car park. Pike of Blisco, Cold Pike Far West Top, Cold Pike West Top, Cold Pike. Down to Wrynose pass, back via Blea Tarn. Sunny, warm conditionsFell_wanderer11/06/2019
Up from ODG and on to Crinkle Cragsre142119/05/2019
With TimCora Thorny14/05/2019
Pike O Blisco to Bow Fell via Cold Pike & Crinkle Crags down The Climbers Traverse.sms.3704/05/2019
From Three Shire Stone testing new boots despite heavily bruised foot. Bitterly cold wind with ice on the puddles.NormanW14/04/2019
on toddwhiteuss13/04/2019
With CP (probably also ascended 26/02/2006)garth8706/04/2019
with Manuel, Trout and Bassy - solo Cold Pikerobba_wag01/01/2019
With Jontallblond14/10/2018
with Ed. Langdale Horseshoedavidahearn05/10/2018
Gerry Charnley Round recce. 19th ascentIWC05/09/2018
from Old Dungeon Ghylldavie28/08/2018
With Foot Loose ,W&K on the way to a Eskdale YHGrey Hare15/08/2018
From Dungeon Ghyll via Wall EndCyclistno111/08/2018
Ascent of Bow Fell via Stool End, The Band, Climbers Travers and the Great Slab. On to Esk Pike via Ore Gap. Ascent of Bow Fell and on to Crinkle Crags (Long Top), Great Knott, Cold Pike and Pike of Blisco. Descent via Wrynose Fell and Redacre Gill.raymooremanx22/07/2018
Ascended from langdale easy path to follow with a steady climb. Some small sections of scrambling. With the walking groupZoe Little14/07/2018
Stickle Ghyll Car Park, Langdale - PIKE O BLISCO - Cold Pike - Crinkle Crages - Bow Fell - Esk Pike - Rossett Pike - Stickle Ghyll Car Park, Langdaleeviljeff914/07/2018
Up from Kettle Crag with Eire on a clear, hot afternoon.Dangerous Dave29/06/2018
ODG > Side Pike > Lingmoor Fell > Blake Rigg > Long Crag > Pike o'Blisco > Cold Pike > Cold Pike West Top > Cold Pike Far West Top > Little Stand > Stonesty Pike > Great Knott > ODG. Fine day with breaks of sunshine, nice breeze, just me and H.johnkaysleftleg23/06/2018
A warm afternoon walk, from 3 shires stone. Quiet on top.Karmakarl22/06/2018
34km running and fast hiking from Yewfield B&B: Great How, Pike of Blisco, Great Knott, Crinkle Crags (all tops), Shelter Crags (both tops), Cold Pike (all tops). With GFEFionalevey02/06/2018
Parked at Old Dungeon Ghyll, Pike O Blisco, Cold Pike & Crinkle Crags back down the Band.Stu Percival20/05/2018
2) 15.1km 29:57/km Pike O'Blisco: Cold Pike: Crinkle Crags. from ODG.(+Deb) V Cold and moderate to Strong gusty wind. ice in areas and snow pockets at elevation. hard slow descents via Three Tarns.HILLWALKER201824/02/2018
Parked on Wrynose amd up onto Pike of Blisco, Cold Pike (which certainly lived up to its name today) and back down to car.Chipstertrain24/02/2018
From Kettle Crag and Brown How then on to Long Crag and Blake Rigg. 18th ascent.IWC04/02/2018
Up from Langdales and back down again, very snowy walkjmistry8615/12/2017
With Jenx and Bryher. From the ODG, lane and path to band, then path up Oxendale, line goes v close to summit. Continue over PoB and down standard path line to road and start.nordicstar08/11/2017
Climbed from where the three shire stone used to be, in the mist from the start. Out with Otley scout leaders, a good walk.JonathanConey14/10/2017
Langdale Horseshoe Fell RaceLittledave07/10/2017
Head of the langdales A long day Pike of Blisco Cold Pike Crinkle crags Bow Fell Esk Pike Rossett PikeTobo196919/09/2017
From Old Dungeon Ghyll Pike of Blisco Cold Pike Crinkle Crags Bow Fell Esk Pike Rossett Pike Descending for what felt like days !Wifey201618/09/2017
up from langdale through redacre gillSoary7009/08/2017
Walked with Andrew from Chapel Stilejackfowler22/06/2017
With Colin Jones - very, very hot day. Not a day for doing this fell, but we did it!jonesj218/06/2017
Up and down from Blea TarnWandyone2317/06/2017
Evening walk from Wrynose pass using good pathN.Morters14/06/2017
First top of six reached whilst walking the 12.5 miles Head of Langdale route from Stuart Marshall,s book Walking the Wainwrights. Park and start from the Old Dungeon Ghyll hotel.WAYNE ROWLETT03/06/2017
After a 2 week break as we were both in Cyprus for weddings. Parked on the road between Wynrose Pass and langdale near Blea tarn. great mountain, found a little bird half way up.Great summit with even better views. had Pizza at the top also got a great shot of my ass over the valley. had fun at the top jumping over a drop.Scotty 2 Hotty03/06/2017
Walk with Marcus up the Band over the Crinkle Crags then Red Tarn and onto Pike Of BliscoLykewake4228/05/2017
From ODG with Jasmine. Windy, barely able to stand on summit. Hail on return.jonesthesteam25/04/2017