Name:St Sunday Crag
Hill number:2527
Height:841.2m / 2760ft
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County/UA:Westmorland and Furness
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Wainwright, Birkett, High Hills of Britain, Synge, Fellranger,
Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Clem, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,W,B,HHB,Sy,Fel,BL,Bg,Cm,T100)
Grid ref:NY 36920 13396
Summit feature:rock 2m N of cairn
Drop:160.5m
Col:680.7m  NY 3603 1252  
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Day 27/40 of my Wainwright Challenge linking all 214 Wainwrights in one walk taking 40 days to mark my 70th Birthday. Today, with Catherine tackling the northern horseshoe up Fairfield around Deepdale from Patterdale, visiting Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop above How, and Gale Crag. Lowish cloud covering the high tops, also breezy and drizzle at times. But some sunbeams coming through. 19km with 1160m ascent taking 7h 50m.Alan_70+03/06/2024
Perfect day on the hills, starting Glenridding. Helvellyn via Striding Edge, dropped down to Grisedale Tarn via Dollywaggon, tough pull up to St Sunday Crag. Birks last hill on this horseshoe, drop down to Patterdale and a walk to the pub. 13mls, 4675ft elev gain, 7 hoursAlfa1M31/05/2024
Loop up Helvellyn and St Sunday Crag via Swirrel (18/05/2024 Catstye Cam, Helvellyn, Nethermost Pike, Dollywagon Pike, Seat Sandal, Fairfield, St Sunday Crag, Birks, Arnison Crag)nat57118/05/2024
Up from Thornhow End, on to Fairfield. Great views all round, chilly but clear day.jeffpl23/04/2024
The Deepdale Horseshoe from Bridgend with Chris. Taking in Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop above How, and Gale Crag. The final four Wainwrights of my fourth round. Ready to start my Wainwright Challenge now for my fifth round. 17km with 1160m of ascent, taking us 8 hours on a decent weather day.silverwolf_alan31/03/2024
https://www.komoot.com/tour/1450561636Modestas25/02/2024
From Dunmail Raise via Raise Beck to Seat Sandal - on to Saint Sunday Crag skirting round Fairfield to Deepdale Hause - reverse route back via east of Grisedale tarnbenarbia no 311/11/2023
With dad. Via Pinnacle Ridge.AJScourfield25/10/2023
Hodgson brothers mountain relay leg 4fmw01/10/2023
Warm, rolling clouds and blue sky. Was warm by the time I did this onesiholden09/09/2023
Patterdale-Arnison Crag-Birks-St Sunday Crag-Cofa Pike-Fairfield-Seat Sandal-Helvellyn YH via Grisedalecampagvelocet04/09/2023
R Richard Tait11/07/2023
Rydal to Grasmere solo adventure - Fairfield Horseshoe plus St Sundays CragFionalevey29/06/2023
From Deepdale Bridge. 14.5 km, 900 m asc. To Patterdale and up the S ridge to Arnison Crag. Down to Trough Head and W up to Birks summits and continuing up to Gavel Pike and St Sunday Crag. Back to the Gavel Moss col and down by the Elmhow zig-zags. Back by Thornhow and Glenamara Park. Dry, breezy. https://www.flickr.com/photos/samandjo/52992008520/in/datetaken-public/SalmonJoe21/06/2023
Climbed on the Coast to CoastPaul_142_uk05/06/2023
Nuttall walk 6.1 but headed straight to the Hole-in-the-Wall cutting out Birkhouse Moor. With R.Dan Baddeley07/05/2023
4/9 Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop Above How and Gale Crag. All revisits, but two new ticks for my combined collection with Ian moving us closer to our Cumbrian Completion together. A damp morning, misty all day but nice walk.nickywood122/04/2023
Birks and St Sunday Crag from Patterdale. Very windy on the tops. With K.sebastiencale09/04/2023
Gale Crag, Hartsop Above How, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Cofa Pike, St Sunday Crag, Gavel Pike, Birks, Arnison Cragkeithouk07/04/2023
Grisedale Horseshoe via Striding Edge. Helvellyn Nethermost Pike Dollywagon Pike Seat Sandal St Sunday Crag Birkssms.3704/03/2023
Grisedale Horseshoe via Striding Edge. Helvellyn - Nethermost Pike - Dollywagon Pike - Seat Sandal - St Sunday Crag - BirksNicefish04/03/2023
Helvellyn horseshoe from GlenriddingHuwel21/02/2023
16.6 miles 4785ft walk, Hartsop Above How, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Seat Sandal, St Sunday Crag, Birks and Arnison Crag from Sykeside Camping Park.stephenbuda10/10/2022
St Sunday Crag, Fairfield, Hart Crag & Hartsop above How from Bridgend (during the funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II).JMDobb19/09/2022
Walked from the straight from the bnb up Hartsop Above How, Hart Crag, Fairfield, Cofa Pike, St. Sunday Crag, Gavel Pike, Birks and finally Arniston Pike before dropping down into the valley into Patterdale for a swift pint (116/214 Wainrights) with John Herbertgeorge_herbert_19/09/2022
6.5 mile walk from car park in Patterdale. We followed the footpath past the hotel, then ascended the main route up to St. Sunday Crag. We retraced our steps to the col then very easily climbed up along ridge to Birks. From Birks we took the grassy trail leading us to Arnsion Crag, then descended back to footpath, then back to car park. Clear and sunny conditions. Quite a few people about. 801m ascent.DanTrig13/09/2022
With Sue from Patterdale, logging second Round of Wainwrights',Birks, Gavel Pike and St Sunday Crag. Return same way but detour to pub.Frank23/08/2022
Wander round Deepdale.munkyennui21/08/2022
Repeat ascent. Circuit from Patterdale: Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop Above How, Gale Crag.vuirich06/08/2022
Patterdale, over Birks, on over Helvellyn via the little path from Deepdale Haws.Flatfield01/08/2022
Arnison Crag, Birks, St Sunday, Fairfield, Hartsop Above HowBarns15030/07/2022
Done with Berniehroper30/07/2022
From narrow path leading up from Grisedale Tarn to summit ridge. Completes Lakeland Hewitts.peter4lc23/06/2022
From Patterdale Hotel, ascent of Arnison Crag, Birks & St Sunday Crag. Finished in Grasmere.forsterfamily730/05/2022
Up Pinnacle ridge and back along St. Sunday crag.atreides788708/05/2022
From Patterdale. 10 km, 800 m asc. Up by Thornhow End and across the N shoulder of Birks to the summit of St Sunday Crag. Back by Birks summit, Trough Head and Arnison Crag summit. https://www.flickr.com/photos/samandjo/albums/72177720298769812SalmonJoe07/05/2022
St Sunday Crag on Easter Sunday was the idea. Came up from Patterdale via side of Birks. Beautiful day, excellent views. On to Birks afterwards. With whole family.Ham and Skate17/04/2022
Deepdale horseshoe from Patterdale. Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St.Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop Above How and Gale Crag.alunrees3910/04/2022
Route from BirksRichardW05/03/2022
with FRCC.Cumbrianexile21/01/2022
Extremely windy day with some sleet back via the valley walkejjohnstone22/12/2021
with James HurrellGaynorSeymour15/10/2021
The greater grisdale horseshoe as described on www.walkingenglishman.com 8hrs 15 for a 23km loopNicky C11/10/2021
100windybilly10/10/2021
From Patterdale, hill #3 of a loop around Deepdale Common. a few others about, no views.DanMaisieBex25/09/2021
Doing the SIMMS on Nuttall 6.1. Parked at Patterdale Hotel. High Spying How > Helvellyn > Dollywagon Pike > Seat Sandal > St Sunday Crag. The descent to Patterdale, though steep, is on a maintained path with steps.Peter_W_Mitchell 09/09/2021
10 mile run. Arnison Crag, Birks, Gavel Pike, St Sunday Crag, Cofa Pike, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop Above How, Gale Crag.quadbarrel03/09/2021
With Janet - see entry for Arnison Crag.GordyH26/08/2021
Patterdale - Birkhouse Moor - Helvellyn (Striding Edge) - Catstye Cam (Swirral Edge) - Helvellyn - Nethermost Pike - High Crag - Dollywagon Pike - Seat Sandal - St Sunday Crag - Birks - Arnison Crag - Patterdalehannah&steven14/08/2021
https://jimearl6.com/st-sunday-crag-via-arnison-crag-and-birks/#more-4432Jimearl602/08/2021