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Pike o' Blisco from Blea Tarn, Langdale
Introduction to Walk 1171

Photo from the walk - Pike o' Blisco from Blea Tarn, Langdale

Nat Park - Lake District

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1800 feet / 545 metres

Grade - moderate

The Lake District summit of Pike o' Blisco provides excellent views over Langdale and this walk from Blea Tarn provides a convenient route of approach. Once on Pike o'Blisco's summit the panorama includes the Langdale Pikes. 

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Walk 1144
Lingmoor Fell from Blea Tarn, Langdale
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2582
Pike o' Stickle, Harrison Stickle & Pavey Ark
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1132
1.3 miles / 2.1 km away
The Crinkle Crags from Great Langdale
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1157
1.3 miles / 2.1 km away
Bowfell and Esk Pike from Old Dungeon Ghyll
Grade - hard
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.2 km
Walk 2037
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Bowfell & Rosset Pike via the Climber's Traverse
Grade - hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2818
1.3 miles / 2.1 km away
Bowfell Circular
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1134
1.3 miles / 2.2 km away
Wetherlam and The Carrs from Little Langdale
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 10.8 miles / 17.5 km
Walk 2270
1.3 miles / 2.2 km away
Tilberthwaite and Holme Fell from Little Langdale
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1207
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Great & Little Langdales
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2042
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
The Langdale Pikes with an ascent of Jack's Rake
Grade - very hard
Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
Walk 2073
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Three of the Langdale peaks
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.4 km
Walk 1736
1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
The Langdale Pikes and High Raise
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 6.1 miles / 9.9 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

Short Walks in Lakeland Book 1: South Lakeland

Short Walks in Lakeland Book 1: South LakelandGuidebook to 60 half to full-day walks in the south Lake District. Walking areas include Rydal, Grasmere, Langdale, Little Langdale, Coniston, Torver and the south, Grizedale, Satterthwaite, the Rusland Valley, Winster Valley, Troutbeck, Kentmere, Longsleddale and across to Tebay. Part of a three-volume series, focusing on short, low-level walks.
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