Name:Skiddaw Little Man
Hill number:2321
Height:865m / 2838ft
Parent (Ma):2319  Skiddaw
RHB Section:34A: Lake District - Northern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Northern Fells
Catchment:Derwent (Workington), Catchment Boundaries, Eden (Carlisle)
Watershed:Solway Firth
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Wainwright, Birkett,
High Hills of Britain, Synge, Fellranger, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
Grid ref:NY 26676 27792
Summit feature:rock 5m N of cairn
Col:804.4m  NY 2650 2808  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Observations:old Wainwright cairn probably stood at NY 26680 27785. Modern cairn rebuilt at NY 26676 27787
Survey:Abney level
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7th ascent, from KeswickIWC25/05/2024
Lovely day. Lovely walk from Keswick C&CC campsite.Skiddaw via Latrigg, Lonscale and Little Man, with a detour to Sale How on the way back. Just over 5 hours.Longwojo16/04/2024
5.5 hr loop covering 22km from Keswick, Latrigg, Lonscale Pike, Lonscale Fell, Skiddaw South Top, Skiddaw Middle Top, Skiddaw, Skiddaw little man, Skiddaw lesser man and Jenkin hillNicky C13/04/2024
With Debbie. Overnight stay at Borrowdalechrislayne11/03/2024
Loop from near Bassenthwaite up Skiddaw (25/02/2024 Skiddaw, Skiddaw Little Man, Carl Side, Long Side, Ullock Pike, Bakestall)nat57125/02/2024
A superb circular of Skiddaw's eastern tops, the cloud obviously finally lifting as I was descending. Lonscale Fell & Pike, Jenkin Hill, Lesser Man, Little Man, Sale How and return via Skiddaw House and the excellent Cumbria Way. Finished off with a run up to Latrigg-pound for pound the best WW to date, for the effort required vs reward..Alfa1M21/11/2023
My fourth Wainwright round of the Skiddaw Group from High Side in the north. Visited Watches, Ullock Pike, Long Side, Carl Side, cut across to Skiddaw Little Man and Lesser Man, then along the ridge past Jenkin Hill to Lonscale Fell and Lonscale Pike. Then an about turn below Little Man to the main summit ridge, visiting South Top, Middle Top, Skiddaw Summit, and North Top. Descended over Broad End to Bakestall, and down to the road via Cockup. 20km with 1360m ascent 7hours.silverwolf_alan04/11/2023
On my way up Skiddaw via Little Man and Lesser ManMollyb21/10/2023
After climbing Skiddaw from Keswick and Latrigg , returning via MirebeckWilliamr21/10/2023
Skiddaw Little Man via Latrigg and Lonscale Fell.sms.3704/10/2023
From Latrigg via Lonscale Fellbenarbia no 331/08/2023
From Applethwaite NY 2610 2577. Via Carl side, Long Side, Skiddaw. Then onto Lonscale Fell. finished at Gale Road Car Park NY 2801 2549Westdenewalker17/08/2023
Started at Applethwaite to Carl side > Long Side > Skiddaw > Skiddaw Little Man > Lonscale Fell. Then down to Gale Road Car Park and ended there. Accompanied by Westdenewalker. Extremely windy!Kwalkway17/08/2023
With neilJKM16/08/2023
With WBMCSophsky08/07/2023
Birkett CLF SKI 2.Sedge29/06/2023
Walked from Gale Road Car Park.Wandelaar09/06/2023
The new tourist path is laid in such a way that it directs people up Lesser Man & Little Man. It has almost created a one way system, as everyone then returns by the lower path. W18 Rnd7. Solo.Dangerous Dave03/04/2023
Dry, overcast, view at top. Snow on descent.Amanda&JamesExplore26/03/2023
Second of the Wainwright's for Boo and i on St Paddy's Day. Not a snake in sight.Alphaville19917/03/2023
Wainwright Walk 44: Spider (Skiddaw, Skiddaw Little Man, Carl Side, Long Side, Lonscale Fell, Ullock Pike, Dodd & Latrigg)DavidHiner26/02/2023
I did a circuit around Skiddaw today north of Keswick, parking at Millbeck. Up through the trees to Dodd (502m), a Tump, then onto to Long Side / Ullock Pike (734m), a Hewitt. Skiddaw (930m) a Furth Munro had a huge group from Liverpool on the summit, I finished on top of Skiddaw Little Man (865m), a Hewitt. Returned via Underskiddaw village, 6hrs all inchillyman812/02/2023
With Claire on a winter walkgeoffryan02/01/2023
Staying at Threlkeld for OH birthday. Up Carlside via White Stones, then up scree path to collect the 4 Skiddaw tops. Descent on tourist path via Little Man and Lesser Man, also calling in on Jenkins Hill. Perfect mountain conditions, clear sky, light breeze, mild temp.cackleberry18/10/2022
Highest Hills of England (19th)NyeBowman07/10/2022
R K Richard Tait25/08/2022
Hiked with Andy and Robbie over Lesser Man, Little Man, four summits of Skiddaw, Jenkin Hill and Lonscale Fell.mavero1014/08/2022
Family walk up Skiddaw from the end of the minor road. Return the same way apart from climbing Little Man. Saw a pair of Merlins on Little Man.isabelle08/08/2022
With CP, DP and ACgarth8731/07/2022
Lonscale Fell, Skiddaws, Longside Edge, Dodd, LatriggBarns15029/07/2022
Via SW Arete in strong wind near the near. Definitely character building !conanharrod19/06/2022
Coming down from Skiddaw Manrick_w05/05/2022
With Mattdjc3624/04/2022
Following SkiddawN.Morters25/03/2022
From Dodd Woodsturuss25/02/2022
From Keswick. 20 km, 1000 m asc. Up by Spooney Lane and the tourist route. Over Lesser and Little Man, South and Middle Tops to Skiddaw summit trig. Back by Sale How, Skiddaw House and the Cumbria Way. Proper cold wind on the summit ridge! Wondered who might buy Skiddaw House.SalmonJoe23/01/2022
After Lesser Man, very windy and cold, but a lovely dayHirta02/12/2021
Skiddaw Group: Underskiddaw - Dodd - Carl Side - Long Side - Ullock Pike - Long Side - Skiddaw - Little Man - Jenkin Hill - Lonscale Fell - LatriggJHes27/11/2021
Underskiddaw Car Park - Lonscale Fell - Skiddaw Little Man - Skiddaw - UnderSkiddaw Car parkHillyBuckles04/10/2021
TC,EC. Took the tourist path up from Applethwaite. Didn't set off with the intention of carrying on to Skiddaw, but we did. Weather changeable but only one heavy shower.TopCat195929/09/2021
With LDS & ChrisJbratt9517/09/2021
Weather - beautiful sunny day with some high cloud ... Route: Jenkin Hill path to Skiddaw.R & K08/09/2021
Alone. Overcast & misty. From Lonscale Fell. Continuing on to SkiddawGazza195106/09/2021
With JonMooseWire26/08/2021
Classic circular walk up Skiddaw (+ LM) and Sale How from the Latrigg/ Skiddaw car park/ just after Underskiddaw. A completion of a route started last year that was foiled by bad weather. A beautiful circular walk with Sasha returning via Skiddaw House etc.hjb6824/08/2021
With Suzannedc9624/08/2021
Wandered over from Skiddaw. Nice little chapelectricratman10/08/2021
Covered the missing ones from the Skiddaw group with Andrew whilst camping at Burns Farm July 2021. Bus to Lyzzick Hall to start and finished with beers and food in Keswick. Taxi back to tent!jackfowler22/07/2021