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Name:St Sunday Crag
Hill number:2527
Height:841m / 2759ft
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Wainwright, Birkett, Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis,
Bridge, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg,T100)
Grid ref:NY 36918 13397
Summit feature:rock 2m N of cairn
Drop:160.3m
Col:680.7m  NY 3603 1252  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
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Started in patterdale and walked up to Grisdale tarn over and up Fairfield before returning over cofa Pike and over the cragAristotle 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 NB from Patterdale via Oxford Crag, Arnison Crag, Trough Head, Lords Seat, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Birks, Black Crag. Very windy.Frank15/01/2019
With FR from Patterdale. 8C in valley 3C on tops Windy clear below 600m Arnison Crag, St Sunday Crag, BirksBheinn15/01/2019
Debs and Tali, day off work.Mountain Goat10/12/2018
From Bridgend to Lane Head ascent to Trough Head to Arnison Crag. Return to Trough Head and ascent of Birks and on to St Sunday Crag. Descent to Deepdale Hause and Grisedale Tarn, circle tarn along north shore. Ascent of Seat Sandal, descent to Grisedale Hause around south side of Grisedale Tarn. Descent to Grisdale Forest, cross Grisedale Beck onto south side of valley, and down to Patterdale. Return to Bridgend along A592.raymooremanx19/11/2018
w/ G and L. Fantastic views.Tom D06/10/2018
A Grisedale Horseshoesms.3714/07/2018
Holly's Birthday with Cake on the summit ;)Jephcote8308/07/2018
(Didnt do Birks). With brother and his wife, WB and Dave, Catherine. Another hot day. From Glenridding to Helvellyn via Striding Edge, then to Grisedale Hause (welcome swim in tarn) then contourd across to St Sunday Crag. Fairly quiet on hills. Long walk for the heat. Welcome pint at bottom.niallp04/07/2018
Approached from Patterdale.markm22/06/2018
With K and RM from wild camp at Grisedale Tarn. On to FairfieldAshley11/06/2018
Hot and humid run via Dove Crag and Fairfieldnell158308/06/2018
Final set of hills around Deepdale to complete the Wainwrights with Mark W who finished his second round and Mr Murphy. Set of from Bridgend eastwards to Deepdale Hall andt ascend the bracken covered slopes up to Arnison Crag retracing our steps to go on to Birks, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag and finally number 214 Hartsop above How before descending back to the car. A fine hot day but cloud above 700m restricted the views. 9.5 miles and 3,800 feetPhilip A04/06/2018
It was an early start from Glenridding. I parked for £3 in the Sports field and headed up the lane, before turning left to the path up to Birks. There were still Bluebells out and the views down to Ullswater were superb as there was a thin layer of mist in the valley. It was a slog to the summit of Birks before it became easier to St Sunday Crag. Nice to have it to myself on this summit and the views were stunning. I descended to Deepdale Hause and cut around Grisedale Tarn to the steep climb to Seat Sandal. The views West were great in the soft rather misty light all the main peaks were a dark silhouette against the milky sky. I headed north and straight up the wall to the cairn at the edge of the cliffs on Dollywaggon Pike. It was then an easy walk over Nethermost Pike and on to the summit of Helvellyn where I had 5 minutes on my own. I continued along Striding Edge which was much easier than I imagined with no difficulties to the summit of High Spying How.isabelle01/06/2018
With my Companion Tess the Border Collie. Ascent from Patterdale via Arnison and Birks. Found it hard going in places as due to illness this was my first serious outing since Xmass. It was great to be back on the hill particularly with it being a good sunny day.adrian34529/05/2018
From Patterdale Hotel, round of St Sunday Crag, Fairfield and Seat Sandal. A long detour on my way home from North Wales to Fife.Topographer5712/05/2018
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
Trail: Groan Up Stuff. CAVOK NSW 25c.ianwkitson19/04/2018
With MVW from Patterdale via Oxford Crag, Arnison Crag, Trough Head, Lords Seat, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Birks, Black Crag.Frank20/03/2018
From Patterdale Hotel direct to the crag and back. Weather good but still lots of snow left, very slippy and boggy in places. Took around 3 and a half hours.Cicatrice23/02/2018
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
From Birks. Third one of the day.Cyclistno119/11/2017
From Patterdale, car park behind sports field (donations), high cloud, cold, windy and good clear views till lunch.iangalbraith30/10/2017
CJM12/10/2017
Parked at Patterdale and ran along to Glenridding up onto Glenridding Dodd, Sheffield Pike down to Nick Head then skirted Glencoyne Head up onto Hart Side skirted White Stones to the top of Sticks Pass then up onto Raise, White Side, Helvellyn trig point along Swirral Edge, Catstycam, out & back to Birkhouse Moor, Striding Edge, Nerthermost Pike, Dollywagon Pike, Seat Sandal, St Sunday Crag, Birks & Arnison Crag.Stu Percival03/10/2017
TC, EC, Alfie. From Bridgend up Deepdale to Deepdale Hause, then right onto ridge to summit. Superb views the whole way. Cloud over Fairfield Crags were stunning, as were views over Striding Edge to the west.TopCat195919/09/2017
Short day today Our REST DAY Up St Sunday Crag returning via Birks & Arnison CragTobo196921/08/2017
Rest day ..... ! From White Lion Patterdale St Sunday Crag Birks Arnison CragsWifey201621/08/2017
part of a summer walk in 2017 walking from youth hostel to youth hostelJoel45130/07/2017
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
From Patterdale and on to Grisedale TarnWeather Prophet31/05/2017
From Patterdale, Birks, St Sunday Crag and Fairfield, back via Grisedale Tarn and Grisedale Beck.alanm905/05/2017
As part of the Great Grisedale Horseshoe from Stuart Marshalls book.hillexplorer27/03/2017
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
13 miles / 7 Fells in glorious winter sunshine and snow - with Karen. Patterdale / ARNISON CRAG / BIRKS / ST SUNDAY CRAG / Grisedale Tarn / SEAT SANDAL / DOLLYWAGON PIKE / NETHERMOST PIKE / HELVELLYN / Swirral Edge / Patterdale.richoakes25/03/2017
From Cofa Pikerfoster14/10/2016
Brown crag, White Side, Helvellyn Lower Man, Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, High Crag, Dollywagon Pike, St Sunday Crag, Birks, Arnison Crag, Keldaskeithouk09/10/2016
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
Solodentalchimp14/08/2016
Parked in Patterdale, Birks, St Sunday Crag, Grisedale Tarn.Fell_wanderer10/08/2016
from Fairfield in galeGordy10/07/2016
From Lay-by on A592 Deepdale Bridge. NY 399 144 via. Hartsop Above How, Dove Crag, Hart Crag, Fairfield, then onto, Birks, & Arnison CragWestdenewalker03/07/2016
With G. Mostly Nuttalls' route from Gillside (Glenridding) > Striding Edge > Helvellyn > Nethermost Pike > High Crag > Dollywaggon Pike > Seat Sandal > St Sunday Crag > Gavel Pike > Birks > Gillside via Lanty's TarnRT197027/06/2016
striding edge, nethermost pike, high crag, dollywagon pike, seat sandal, st sunday crag, gavel pike, birks, arnison crag from patterdale sports ground cp.robertphillips26/06/2016
Very very strong wind and bad conditionsgrahampemberton19/06/2016
From Patterdale combined with Birks & Arnison Cragjeffurz109/05/2016
(Walkers/Climbers with) Dave Topliss, Peter Smylie, Susan Woodhouse, Torun Mcmoran. (Start/Parking point) Glenridding - Lantys Tarn - Grisedale - Patterdale Common - Pinnacle Ridge - St Sunday Crag - Deepdale Hause - Grisedale Tarn - High Crag - Nethermost Pike - Helvellyn - Striding Edge - Birkhouse Moor (Did not summit) - Glenridding.redbob23/04/2016
Solo walk up from Bridgend to Hartsop Above How, to Hart Crag, Fairfield then to St Sunday Crag, onto Birks and then down into Patterdale. Hot sunny day. Very nice.GaryG20/04/2016
with davek973aren09/04/2016