Dollywaggon Pike

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL5(S) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY346130         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Notes:rock 7m W may be as high; cairn 30m SW at NY 34601 13046 is lower
Daylight:dawn 03:44, sunrise 04:40, sunset 21:51, dusk 22:46
External links:Wikipedia

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Falcon Crag and Dollywaggon Pike from Deepdale Hause
Falcon Crag and Dollywaggon Pike from Deepdale Hause

Dollywaggon Pike is the southern most peak in the Helvellyn ridge. Spelt variously Dollywagon on the OS 50K map, and Dollywaggon on the OS 25K map. Pike means a "peaked mountain", which is how it looks from upper Grisedale.

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: 147matt, @woody, adgl, AGJ64, ahampson, Alan0409, alanm9, albee23, Andrew McKillop, Andrewc1980, Andy Duff, anne mariecb, Ashleighatkinson, atessa, awall, bally6872, Bazwell, bentonrambler, beth, Biggeoff, bigphilr, Bilberry, Boss_keloid, bryanatk, CarlandHay, CARLOS (x4), Carolwildbird, cat wakelin, CEW, charlottegetsaround, chloealina, Chris the rambler, chrisfry35 (x6), Cowles, DANE2766, Danrobinson, darrendixon, Darrenh, Dave Martin, Daver64, davew, Daz Graham, DJSibbald, Drpjohnston, DukeNukem (x3), DuncanG22, Econ, elbog_20, Entropy, Felltopper, Fellwalker (x3), fellwalker68, fizzerfox, Floydian1 (twice), gallowshill (x3), GaryR, gbh, gdh200, gerard.hurst, gill4rolo, Gillian7660, Ginty, Hannahfw, Harter hod carrier (x4), Hench, henrybuckets (twice), highdave, Hillwalker68, Hubbards, hydrocairns, IanBlythe, iggsypoo, IKW, JackKendall, James48, James_scott, JamieL, Jandy, Jasimo16, JasonMason, jegger, jezsheona, Jimearl6, JMCM,, john09cw, Jojo777, josiejowalker, jplyons, jtrslade, JulesMC, Kanianne (twice), Keithb_85, koczur, Lakeviewlad, Lambo330, Lancashire Lad (x8), leedrich, lludwinski, LozJessNacho, Luly (twice), Mandbar, mariablky, MarjWatson, markhallam, martutd,,, MickRadford, Mikew92, millbaggio, motley 55 (x3),, munrobracket, navdave, NickiG, Nottspanther (twice), onceuponatime, Orayner15, pah800, Paperballpark, PDB1963, peterb, Peterfishwick, pwb999, racheljanemchugh, Rosehip, RuslandRambler, russellporter12, s.lee90, sammc, samross, sgrice56, Sheelagh, (twice), Shortnick, Simonknighton, Smoo1610, spookyfish, springfishblue, Stephenmshanks, sterushton, Steve1607, Steve18566, steve71, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, StuartL, (x3), Susanna (x3), Sylwia J Kociemba, Tabber, thehappymundays, ThinArthur, ThrowerBell, Tiff18, TonyRogerson,, Toy poodle, Traverse, Tricia15, trina, Trott, ukhpr, Vicksey22, vinmac, walsh581,, windridge, wolfgangb, and yorkmunrobagger (twice).

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 22 properties offering rooms near Dollywaggon Pike. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£999-4006 per week
5.6km (3.5 miles) away, sleeps 8
3 Visit England Assessed Hostel or Bunkhouse
£18-25 per bed
8.6km (5.3 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£1391-7274 per week
5.3km (3.3 miles) away, sleeps 10

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