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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,
Grid ref:NY 27119 04213
Summit feature:cairn
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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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1236 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
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
Lisa L10/02/2019
with Manuel, Trout and Bassy - solo Cold Pikerobba_wag01/01/2019
Helen w29/10/2018
With Jontallblond14/10/2018
with Ed. Langdale Horseshoedavidahearn05/10/2018
ALHEJ Wilkins15/09/2018
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
Matt Smith14/08/2018
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
Lisa L28/04/2018
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
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