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Name:Sheffield Pike
Hill number:2554
Height:676.1m / 2218ft
Parent (Ma):2515  Helvellyn
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
Synge, Fellranger, Subhump, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
Grid ref:NY 36911 18181
Summit feature:cairn
Col:583.1m  NY 3623 1820  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1013 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Glenridding Dodd up the South East ridge.Cyclistno129/07/2020
With John,Jack&DaisyKAB06/07/2020
A Glencoyne circuit. Glenridding Dodd Sheffield Pike Hart Side.sms.3703/01/2020
With M. I circuit from Glencoyne bay, up Glencoyne to col, returning via mines and Glenridding. Some snow. Beautiful views of Ullswater.douglas_easton13/12/2019
on route to helvellynLauralj8418/11/2019
Ascended from Glenridding Dodd then made way down to Sticks Pass.Magellan7626/10/2019
Debs & Tali, birthday walk 1, Glenridding Dodd, Heron Pike & Sheffield PikeMountain Goat23/10/2019
With Scarlet, Jaden and JamesCharlieRose12/10/2019
TC, EC, Kim, Roger, Alfie. Beautiful day for a walk. Started at the NT car park at Glencoyne Bay and walked up via Nick's Head. Pretty boggy near the top. Down over Glenridding Dodd.TopCat195902/10/2019
From Glenridding on glorious sunny day-Glenridding Dodd-Heron Pike-Sheffield Pike-Stang(via flue).With Oscar-Stang was his 1000th hill/tump.alis2ndround02/10/2019
With Catman.oscarrosie02/10/2019
Climbed sheffield pike using OS mapseanrtaylor9129/08/2019
From Glenridding Dodd. With Dad, Ian and our children.M0YDH20/08/2019
From Glenridding: Glenridding Dodd,Sheffield Pike, Raise, White Side, Lower Man (Helvellyn), Hellvelyn and Catstye Cam. Glorious day out with Hiking Manchester. Fantastic views, clear day, very close at times with lots of midges!Lazylizzie13/07/2019
Halfway Point...... 50% of English Hewitts climbed!!neilmcoward09/06/2019
From patterdale with Peter. Big round with Helvellyn rangeInez05/05/2019
Great Lakeland 3 Day 2019twg2705/04/2019
RobLynfa Penygarn31/03/2019
Cloudy but warm afternoon. Up from Glenridding campsite to disused quarries, up close to Nick Head (marshy) then onto top. Bolton Mountain Rescue were on training exercise at the time. Then carried onto Glenridding Dodd.Statto23/03/2019
Down from Stang and up to Nick Head and follow the path to the top. Good paths all the way.bevandy11425/02/2019
Very windy at summit, clear day for good views. Very chilly. Headed to Stick Pass then back to car. £8 to park. Company: soloiandesbottes27/01/2019
Pretty dusky and clagged invegibagger19/01/2019
From Hart Side via Nick HeadCyclistno111/11/2018
Parked up at Glenridding, walk up to Glenridding Dodd then on to Sheffield Pike. Bit windy but weather otherwise goodGaryG24/10/2018
With LUUHCJonathanConey21/10/2018
From Glenridding ascend Birkhouse Moor via Mires Beck and Little Cove. On to Bleaberry Crag and Striding Edge to Helvellyn. On to Nethermost Pike and Dollywaggon Pike. Return to Helvellyn. Across Swirral Edge to Catsye Cam. Descend to Red Tarn Beck to Glenridding Beck. Up Swart Beck to Mine via Stang End and ascend Sheffield Pike. Descend to Glenridding Dodd and return to Glenridding via the Rake.raymooremanx29/09/2018
Up from Glenridding. Heron Pike, Sheffield Pike, Green Side, Stybarrow Dodd, Raise and White Side.Arbie16/08/2018
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!Joel45107/08/2018
A big day out. Birkhouse Moor, Striding Edge, Nethermost Pike, Dollywaggon Pike, Helvellyn, Catstye Cam, Helvellyn Lower Man, White Side, Raise, Sheffield Pike. Stayed dry and clear with good views, but progressively more windy. 6h45m up and down from Glenridding.huwthomas31/07/2018
Sunday hike with Yen. Middle of summer but windy and quite cold and overcast. Just finished before the rain started.Mountainhikes21/07/2018
Climbed from Glenridding. Temporary footbridge at quarry.peter4lc19/07/2018
Glenridding Dodd, Heron Pike & Sheffield Pike - up and back from Glenridding car park via The Rake. High temperatures made the steep climb even harder work, although it was still worth it for the stunning views from all three summits. Long break here to try and recover from the brutal heat of the ascent.wheresthepath25/06/2018
YHA Helvellyn to Birkhouse Moor to Catstye Cam to Helvellyn to Helvellyn Lower Man to Browncove Crags to White Side to Raise to Stand to Sheffield Pike to Heron Pike and then finally Glenridding Dodd before heading back up the road to YHA Helvellyn.Dugswell230/05/2018
on my own, great weatherwhiteuss27/05/2018
Started my solo hike at 11.35 from glenridding headed up to the YHA Helvellyn but took the path to the right at the mines. Followed the ghyll up and crossed over to start the ascend of Sheffield pike. Had lunch looking onto ullswater lake from the top. Easy paths to follow and a clear summit marker. Continued onto glenridding Dodd. 5.67 miles and 3 hours and 9 minutes to complete according to viewranger app.Zoe Little07/05/2018
With ChristineKeith9901/05/2018
Ran with Keithchristine9901/05/2018
Glenridding CP > Greenside Road > Red Tarn > Catstye Cam > Swirral Edge > Helvellyn > Helvellyn Lower Man > White Side > Raise > Sticks Pass > Sheffield Pike > Heron Pike > Glenridding Dodd > Glenridding CP. Beautiful Blue sky day, just me and H.johnkaysleftleg21/04/2018
With Mike P from Patterdale on a dull day. Summit in cloud.Phreerunner13/04/2018
Joey the Hound, Alan and Jenna from workGragmole01/04/2018
with PepaLittledave02/02/2018
Parked on the lake side at Stybarrow Crag and up Glencoyne and onto Sheffield Pike from behind, then took the direct route down to Heron Pike and onto Glenridding Dodd and back down via Blaes Crag and lake side path back to car park.Chipstertrain09/01/2018
with SMC, Sue, Penny, Duncan and Steve in first snow of season, from Glenridding Dodd, Heron Pike and Sheffield Pike. return via Travellers Rest.Frank25/11/2017
From Glenridding then back via Glenridding Dodd with Delva -1st frozen ground of the winterNeilb19/11/2017
With Evan, Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave30/10/2017
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
From Glenridding Hart Side Sheffield Pike Heron Pike Glenridding DoddWifey201619/09/2017
Glenridding Dodd Hart side and Sheffield Pike On a sunny dayTobo196919/09/2017
Joey the HoundGragmole09/09/2017