Ullock Long/Carl Side Dodd


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By Jandy on 05/06/22 at 6:50pm

Hills walked:
Ullock Pike (Wainwright, Birkett, Fellranger, Synge, and deleted Nuttall)
Long Side (Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Carl Side (Wainwright, Birkett, Nuttall, Fellranger, Synge, and sub Sim)
Dodd (Skiddaw) (Wainwright, Birkett, Dodd, Dewey, HuMP, Clem, Fellranger, Synge, and Tump)
Date started:05/06/2022
Distance:10.9 km or 6.8 miles
Ascent:833m or 2733ft
Descent:836m or 2743ft
Start OSGB:NY235282
Time taken:5:01
Naismith:3:34

The ascent of the ridge affords views second only to that of Fleetwith Pike. All the way up Ullock, Long Side and Carl Side If you can see the view its fantastic. We parked at the the Mire House car park, and went clockwise around. The walks through the woods are delight.

There is only one tricky point on the whole route it is on the descent of Carl Side. Wainwright notes on the page of 'Carl Side 4' that it is a 'short arete of straited rock' its a bit tricky to get across or around.

That aside exceptional views and good paths.

Through the trees

On to the fell side

Looking down on the Dodd from Ullock

Long Side Summit

Carl Aide Summit

Dodd




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